We're excited and proud to launch Thingiverse Apps. Learn More about what this means to you.
This is a complete documentary of the process I use to transform a 3D printed PLA part to a machine ready aluminum alloy casting: http://youtu.be/WWVVSZP3Au4
Short version: http://youtu.be/0bxOzCgUj_U
The furnace used for this documentary is here: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:55415
WARNING: This is for informational purposes only. Fire, molten metal and high temperatures are potentially extremely dangerous. 3DTOPO Inc. accepts no responsibility for damage and/or injury of any kind caused by the use, incompleteness or inaccuracy of the information provided in the videos linked herein.
Lost PLA Metal Casting Process by 3DTOPO is licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution - Non-Commercial license.
So what's this mean?
We're sure 3DTOPO would love to see what you've printed - take a photo and share it on Thingiverse as a Make.
To post a Make simply visit this Thing again and click I Made One to start uploading your photo. You can also download the Thingiverse Mobile app (available via Google Play and Apple App Store) to take a photo and upload your Make right from the app!