iron man helmet

by glenjohnston, published

iron man helmet by glenjohnston Dec 28, 2012
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When i modelled this i didnt even know 3d printing existed i havnt printed this out yet but i plan to so i though i would share it. If you do make it please let me know how it turns out.

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can we make it into a key chain??

Nice looking model, I processed in both Objet Studio and Insight (SSYS), both tell model has unclosed contours. The image showed the void near the bridge of the nose. Just an FYI
Insight log
Read 105232 facets in 0:01 from "C:/Users/chrisg/Downloads/iron_man_head.stl"
Memory size 29701KB
STL comment: Exported from Blender-2.64 (sub 0)
16 free surface edges left in model (object is not closed).
105232 facets stored
52624 unique vertices stored
157856 unique edges stored
Bounding box of this STL X, Y, Z:
min = (-1.4130, -1.8230, -1.0518)
max = (1.4130, 2.6628, 2.9928)
1 curve is not closed
0 intersecting curves were merged
6 curves too small to build were removed

I printed this, and indeed this needs to be scaled up a LOT. I used 600% and it still printed out way too small, so I suspect 1200% might be about right. This model also needs a support behind the neck, or your first few layers will deform like mad, puddle up behind the model until it is finally fully supported, and then it prints fairly well.

please take a picture and upload it on the "I made one!" option on the right

I printed one.
You have to run it trought netfabb and scale it up like 12 times.
I used Black PLA, 0.2 Layer Height, 0.15 infill, with Supports

I gave it away to a friend before I could take a picture, sorry