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Examples Printed at the RSL
Here are 3 examples printed at the RSL: a Penrose Triangle, a T-Rex skull, and an Astronaut. (Downloaded from www.thingiverse.com.)
Random assortment of 3D Prints at the RSL:
3D Model Repositories
You can search for pre-existing models on the Internet to print as they are, or to modify using 3D modelling software.
Thingiverse is a community to discover, make, and share 3D models. Users can download files of objects that others have made. Several of the objects can be customized and modified.
My Mini Factory
Downloadable 3D models designed for 3D printing, for free.
NASA 3D Resources (Beta)
NASA's 3D resources site that includes several printable models in .STL format.
Africanfossils.org has several 3D models of significant fossils and artifacts in categories such as hominids, animals, and tools. It is a partnership with Autodesk, National Geographic, the Turkana Basin Institute, the National Museum of Kenya, and Stony Brook University.
British Geological Survey
Site contains many 3D models of fossils. You can download an OBJ file to use in 3D printing.
3D Print Math
This is the companion website for a 3D printing mathematics book.
Autodesk 123D community sharing instructions on how to make particular 3D models.
Collection of 3D models of various artifacts from the Smithsonian Museums.
Free CAD models from more than 1 million engineers.
SketchUp 3D Warehouse
SketchUp's design library of 3D models.
Make, buy, and sell 3D printed products.