Loading

West Holden Crater, Mars

by cokane, published

West Holden Crater, Mars by cokane Apr 12, 2017
0 Share
Download All Files

Thing Apps Enabled

Order This Printed View All Apps

A part of these Groups

View All

License

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

Thing Statistics

842Views 40Downloads Found in Sculptures

Summary

A close-up of the western side of Holden Crater, captured by the HiRISE camera aboard the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.

Print Settings

Printer Brand:

Wanhao

Printer:

Wanhao Duplicator i3 V2

Rafts:

No

Supports:

No

Resolution:

0.1mm

Infill:

15%


Notes:

6 top layers.

Post-Printing

After printing any holes in the model were filled. It was then painted with acrylics and inks to match the colors visible in the HiRISE color pictures of the region. The colors have been exaggerated for artistic effect. Real colors can be seen here.

How I Designed This

The DTM (digital terrain model) image found here was opened in Blender, following the instructions provided here.

I then selected an interesting segment for printing and cropped a 19 x 19cm area, which equals 3 x 3km of terrain at this resolution. The model is scaled 200% in the vertical axis so that the sand dune ripples are visible when printed at 0.1mm layer height. If you wish to print it at real scale, then reduce the vertical scale to 50%.

More from Sculptures

view more

All Apps

Auto-magically prepare your 3D models for 3D printing. A cloud based 3D models Preparing and Healing solution for 3D Printing, MakePrintable provides features for model repairing, wall thickness...

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

Print through a distributed network of 3D printing enthusiasts from across the US, at a fraction of the cost of the competitors. We want to change the world for the better through technology, an...

App Info Launch App

Quickly Scale, Mirror or Cut your 3D Models

App Info Launch App

3D Print a wide range of designs with Treatstock. Easy to use tools to get the perfect result. The global 3D printing network that connects you with high-quality and fast working print services nea...

App Info Launch App
Top