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Articulated Slug #3DPrinting #3DThursday

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8ran shared this project on Thingiverse!

So my kids cut the legs off one of my articulated bugs (https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2817607) and it actually looked pretty cool. So I modded the bug… into a slug 😀

Prints fine hollow, but 100% infill gives it a realistic weight.

Tip for removing from your printer: Stick a putty knife between two body segments and twist it. This should be enough to pop them loose.

UPDATE #1: There is now a file with a slightly rounded tail – safer for youger kids 😉

UPDATE #2: WuffyUnikitty designed a clip-on snail shell for these little guys. Check it out!

See more!


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