Customizable Word Rings

by kataze, published

Customizable Word Rings by kataze Feb 8, 2013

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3D Printing has done a lot for us over the years, but never before has it made us more FRESH. in an attempt to remedy the situation, I've created a fully parametric set of word rings that can be customized to say anything you want, and let all the fools know you have legit street cred.

DISCLAIMER: The street cred gained from wearing these awesome rings is not at all legit.

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really nice.

I've decided to leave them upwards facing after all because if I didn't, all the previews for people who have customized these wouldn't be readable from the thing preview! And I'm really enjoying reading all the different variations people are making!

Great item description!

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Enter your own parameters into the variables at the top of the SCAD file (or just use makerbot customizer), export STL, print, and START LOOKING FRESH.

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Hwaggex on Sep 7, 2013 said:

really nice.

Tothe on Feb 10, 2013 said:

Great item description!

amckimmey on Feb 9, 2013 said:

Is the file set up to print the rings first on the platform? or will the words be flat on the platform?

If it is ring first, does it still print ok?

kataze on Feb 9, 2013 said:

The words are set to face up at the time of writing. It prints much better with the words faced down. I plan to change the rotation that the script applies later today.

Dynamic on Feb 8, 2013 said:


tbuser on Feb 8, 2013 said:

Nice! btw, you can make the script orient them with the text down for printing and set the default view in customizer so the preview shows the bottom. Check out: http://customizer.makerbot.com...

kataze on Feb 8, 2013 said:

It was my original intention, but openSCAD started throwing some nasty compilation errors (on lines that didn't exist) near the end and I figured it was a sign I should stop trying to put finishing touches on it. I may revisit it in a day or two.