Decorated Water Bowls

by pmoews, published

Decorated Water Bowls by pmoews Feb 13, 2013
0 Share
Download This Thing! Customize Order This Printed Tools & Utilities

Thing Info

2356Views 1244Downloads Found in Containers
Report Thing


Here are four decorated water bowls sized for cats. They are easily scaleable to suit smaller and larger animals.

The openSCAD code is parametric - parameters are:

the bowl diameter in mm,
the bottom thickness.
the height of the rim,
and the rim thickness.

One can choose one of four decoration for the bottom; the decorations expand and contract to fit the size of the bowl.

The images comes from MaakMijnldee's cookie cutter collection - thing:35495. Dxf_files.zip holds the images and needs to be expanded and available when running the openSCAD code. Images of the decorations are shown at the upper left.


The bowls are all 100 mm in diameter with a 25 mm rim. The bottom is 3 mm thick and the rim 2.5 mm thick. Decorations are 1 mm indentations.

The four bowls are:


The bowls were printed directly on the build surface to minimize warping. On my Replicator they print in just under 3 hours using 10 percent infill and 2 shells.

More from Containers

view more

Thing Info

2356Views 1244Downloads Found in Containers
Report Thing

Liked By

View All



Give a Shout Out

If you print this Thing and display it in public proudly give attribution by printing and displaying this tag. Print Thing Tag

All Apps

This App connects Thingiverse with Makeprintable, a cloud-based mesh repair service that analyzes, validates and repairs most common mesh errors that can occur when preparing a 3D design file for p...

App Info Launch App

Kiri:Moto is an integrated cloud-based slicer and tool-path generator for 3D Printing, CAM / CNC and Laser cutting. *** 3D printing mode provides model slicing and GCode output using built-in...

App Info Launch App
KiriMoto Thing App

With 3D Slash, you can edit 3d models like a stonecutter. A unique interface: as fun as a building game! The perfect tool for non-designers and children to create in 3D.

App Info Launch App