As the title says, these are lithophane mood lamps. I actually started making this with the thought of making a candle holder (which is why I have the hole on the top) but realized the PLA is not very good against the heat emitted from candles.
The files are huge (approximately 250MB for each) where one is slightly bigger than the other. The file that says “large” has the top hole open while the one that says “medium” has it closed. There is a third file in the Things section. THIS FILE HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH THIS PROJECT: It was put in because I had to have an stl file below 250MB in order to upload this post.
Hope you all enjoy and let me know if something comes up! Tips are, of course, appreciated and will be used to make better new designs!
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