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You'll have seen a few of these captive sphere models here on Thingiverse, so there's nothing especially new about this one.
Except that it's the result of a tutorial explaining how to get started with OpenSCAD, as published on my blog 3D Genius:
The tutorial starts from scratch and explains the basics of working with this most useful of design programs. The whole thing is described in just 10 lines of code, so if you ever wondered what OpenSCAD was all about, now's your chance to find out.
Here's the OpenSCAD code in full:
If you want to know what it all means, check out the tutorial!
Captive sphere OpenSCAD tutorial by SteveCaplin is licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution license.
So what's this mean?
We're sure SteveCaplin 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!