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Makerspace: 3D Printing Examples

Provide a collaborative technologically focused environment for SU students and staff to invent, create and learn while sharing.

What have we been printing?

See below for examples of items 3D printed in the Makerspace.

Palestinian Terracotta Horse

Who?

Stellenbosch University Ancient Studies Department.

What?

Object Type: Terracotta Horse Provenance: Ancient Palestine Date: 8th - 7th century B.C.E.

How?

3D Printed the item with Zortrax Z-HIPS filament in natural white.

Neo-Sumerian Foundation Nail

Who?

Stellenbosch University Ancient Studies Department.

What?

Neo-Sumerian Foundation Nail

How?

After the artifact was 3D scanned in at the Makerspace, a 3D print the item was created using Zortrax Z-HIPS filament in natural white.

Ear

Who?

Stellenbosch University student final year project print.

What?

Ear

How?

After the clay artwork of a student was 3D scanned in at the Makerspace, a 3D print of the item was created using Zortrax Z-GLASS filament.

20 Sided Dice

Who?

Stellenbosch University staff personal print.

What?

20 Sided dice with additional braille numbers.

How?

3D Print of the item was created using Zortrax Z-ASA filament in pure white.

Silicone Mold

Who?

Stellenbosch University student personal print.

What?

3D Print to be used for silicone mold.

How?

3D Printed the items with Zortrax Z-ULTRAT in Pure Black.

Luggage Tags

 

Who?

Stellenbosch University Library Staff.

What?

Luggage tags.

How?

3D Printed the items with Zortrax Z-HIPS/ULTRAT in red, yellow and green.

 

Duck with Hogwarts Sorting Hat

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Who?

Stellenbosch University student personal print.

What?

Duck with Hogwarts Sorting Hat.

How?

3D Printed the item with Zortrax Z-ULTRAT filament in yellow.

Hand Shaped Contrainer

Who?

Stellenbosch University MicroBiology Department.

What?

Hand shaped container for bacterial growth. 

How?

3D Printed the item with Zortrax Z-HIPS filament in red.

Gear Assembly

Who?

Stellenbosch University student personal print.

What?

Gear assembly designed by the student.

How?

3D Printed the item with Zortrax Z-HIPS filament in android green.

Small Parts

Who?

Stellenbosch University student personal print.

What?

Small parts for a figure.

How?

3D Printed the items with Zortrax Z-HIPS filament in red, black and white.

Clips

Who?

Stellenbosch University staff personal print.

What?

Clip

How?

After the clip was 3D scanned in at the Makerspace, a 3D print of the item was created using Zortrax Z-HIPS filament in black.

Wall Hooks

Who?

Stellenbosch University student personal print.

What?

Wall Hooks.

How?

3D Printed the items with Zortrax Z-PLA Pro in white.