A 3D Printed Valentine For My Wife, With A Twist.

An electro-mechanical Valentine Day automaton with an 18 layer heart.

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Powered by a 6VDC N20 style gear motor at 6VDC, this 18 layer 3D printed heart comes with a twist.

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McGruffff wrote 02/01/2021 at 21:49 point

Another project hit outta the park by Mr Zumwalt!

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Greg Zumwalt wrote 02/02/2021 at 16:13 point

Thank you so very much for your kind words drew, they are an inspiration to me!


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Greg Zumwalt wrote 01/26/2021 at 01:23 point

Thank you very much Lutetium!

This version uses 3D printed bushings and did not turn out as smooth as I had hoped.

I'm trying another version using 10mm ID, 15mm OD, 4mm thick flanged bearings that will hopefully be smoother that should be finished soon.

Again, thank you so very much!


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Lutetium wrote 01/26/2021 at 01:00 point

Caught this one on YouTube this morning, looks great!

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