Get 20% Off Stainless Steels through Dec 30th At Shapeways #3dthursday
This might be a great chance for you to check out the Shapeways stainless steel fabrication services — design a model with the same tools you have been using for desktop 3D printing or grab something from Thingiverse or Shapeways that you love and want to have in steel. From Shapeways:
Didn’t get what you want for the holidays? We got your back.
Order $75 or more in any of our Stainless Steels, and get 20% off those items! This includes Stainless Steel, Gold Plated Steel, and Bronze Plated Steel in our matte and glossy finishes.
Place an order from now, December 26th at 11:59PM GMT, until December 31st at 04:59 GMT. Enter code “jv9dv” at checkout where it says “Promo Code” (not “Apply Credit”).
Every Thursday is #3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication for making solid objects from digital models. Recently, we have noticed electronics projects integrated with 3D printed enclosures, brackets, and sculptures, so each Thursday we celebrate and highlight these bold pioneers!
Have you considered building a 3D project around an Arduino or other microcontroller? How about printing a bracket to mount your Raspberry Pi to the back of your HD monitor? And don’t forget the countless LED projects that are possible when you are modeling your projects in 3D!
The Adafruit Learning System has dozens of great tools to get you well on your way to creating incredible works of engineering, interactive art, and design with your 3D printer! If you’ve made a cool project that combines 3D printing and electronics, be sure to let us know, and we’ll feature it here!
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, or even use Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for MakeCode, CircuitPython, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.