Category: Star Wars

ABS Acetone Smoothing

One of the hard parts of 3D printing is getting a nice smooth surface. Typically an print has tiny lines where the layers and layers of plastic have been build on top of each other while printing. These are commonly called “Step Lines”. Until recently I’ve been printing with PLA while you have to sand

Lego Yoda’s Jedi Starfighter

Another of my hobbies is collecting Star Wars Lego. I find the engineering of them fascinating. I’ve been putting together many kits at early on think “what the heck is this for?”. Then a bag or two later find it causes some point of movement or something. The folks who design these kits really are

Droid Inventor Kit

Last year after seeing some 3D files to print an R2 unit I got curious about building my own droid. I know it is a huge project and the scope of it made me keep pushing it to the back burner so I never started. This year it is on the project list! For Christmas