Hinge Mail, the future of chain mail!

by theMOIer, published

Hinge Mail, the future of chain mail! by theMOIer Apr 16, 2013
0 Share
Download This Thing! Customize Order This Printed Tools & Utilities

Thing Info

2460Views 361Downloads
Report Thing


This is hinge mail, like chain mail only made with a series of hinges linked together. This variation of chain mail is much easier to print and
should mess up less easily. At the moment It can only move in the x and z axes (it can not move up and down). I am sorry that is is only this big, my computer kept freezing up. Please let me know if we have you have problems with it.

I will soon add some file to let you edit this thing with various programs to make it your preferred size.

I am sorry about the problem with the connector bars, I will try to find out whats wrong and fix it as soon as possible.


To make this, first scale up. The overhangs will not work at the size it is now. I would recommend about 3-5 times the size. Print with whatever print settings you would like. I would recommend slowing it down a bit.

Thing Info

2460Views 361Downloads
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

Thingiview worked fine here. :)