Loading

Zookins - Animal Napkin Rings

by gwygonik, published

Zookins - Animal Napkin Rings by gwygonik Sep 28, 2012

Featured Thing!

24 Share
Download All Files

Thing Apps Enabled

Order This Printed View All Apps

Contents

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

29282Views 11582Downloads Found in Kitchen & Dining

Summary

There once was a time when companies produced animal napkin rings using a plastic called Bakelite. Those vintage napkin rings can go for a decent price these days in antique stores. But there's no reason you can't design and 3D print your own versions! :-)

More info and pics: http://wp.me/p2hTaI-ho

Instructions

3D print and put a napkin in them! Stand them on your table! Play!

Then - design your own!

Start with a 36mm diameter circle, make another, larger circle outside it, then remove the inner circle; instant ring! Extend out from the outer circle to make animal shapes, sprocket shapes, cars, planes, or anything you can think of.

When ready, extrude the whole thing 10mm, print on your 3D printer (I used 25% infill with 0 [zero] extra shells).

More from Kitchen & Dining

view more

All Apps

3D Print your file with 3D Hubs, the world’s largest online marketplace for 3D printing services.

App Info Launch App

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

This design has been illegally used by an ebay seller, he/she use pictures from you, sells your designs and doen't give you any credit.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/3D-Printed-Bird-Napkin-Ring-/262292753883?hash=item3d11ddcddb:g:ZO8AAOSwezVWwmEV

Nice Touch - Well Done. thanks John

great idea. hope you expand your collection. :)

Really nice!
thank you for this good idea!

Thank you.
Now I have a lot of parents around me that starts to understand the reason for havon a 3d printer.

My wife suggested me to use carrots as the engraving raw materials. If succeeded, I'll let you know.

That would be awesome! Or a yam or regular potato... Do let us know how it turns out.

Featured 9 months after publication. Better late than never. :-D

Very nice, I need to add a cat version, print a whole set for my sister - she will love it!

Ooooo - a cat! Yes, please :-)

Thanks for sharing these models. They're super cute.

I printed them with a Lulzbot AO-100 and ABS filament, using standard settings.

Top