0

December 11, 2014 AT 9:00 am

3D Printed Holiday Ornaments Round-up

This year, you can make a batch of fresh DIY projects just in time for the holiday season. Here’s 5 projects you can make with the help of a 3D printer and some electronics from Adafruit.

Mario Clouds
Scrolling mario clouds turn any tree into a glorified high tech decoration envious of any gamer. Our tiny 1.3′ OLED display and Pro Trinket are mixed together to make a cozy circuit.

read more on: https://learn.adafruit.com/scrolling-mario-clouds-tft-jewelry

Coin Sound
Mario question block emits a retro infused scent into the air by invoking a crisp 8bit chime. Trinket mini and piezo make this mysterious ornament into a block of nostalgic feels.

read more on: https://learn.adafruit.com/trinket-question-block-sound-jewelry

Flying Toaster
Embody the essence of celebration with the flavor of flying toasters. Pro Trinket and mini TFT display make a cute circuit casserole wrapped in a PLA crust.

read more on: https://learn.adafruit.com/animated-flying-toaster-oled-jewelry/

BMO
Celebrate your love for adventure time with an angelic BMO. Gift wrap GEMMA and an LED matrix backpack to deck the halls with open source cheer.

read more on: https://learn.adafruit.com/3d-printed-led-animation-bmo

TARDIS
Dr Who fans can illuminate their fandom and Christmas tree with a tiny 3D printed TARDIS. This simple circuit uses a few LED sequins and a coin cell battery holder.

read more on: https://learn.adafruit.com/tiny-tardis-pendant


649-1
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!


Check out all the Circuit Playground Episodes! Our new kid’s show and subscribe!

Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.

Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!

Learn resistor values with Mho’s Resistance or get the best electronics calculator for engineers “Circuit Playground”Adafruit’s Apps!


Maker Business — Adafruit interviews Dan Rasure, Managing Partner TechShop 2.0

Wearables — Simulate tattoos

Electronics — Heatsinks aren’t enough!

Biohacking — Getting More from Home DNA Testing

Get the only spam-free daily newsletter about wearables, running a "maker business", electronic tips and more! Subscribe at AdafruitDaily.com !



No Comments

No comments yet.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.