A dual-color print, QR code
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A dual-color print, QR code

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I decided I needed a way to advertise my website!  This was for the STEAM event.

I started with an online QR code generator.  It gave me this PNG:

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I used the “image to 3D” feature of Simplify3D:

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From there, imported and sliced the STL into 0.1mm layers:

s3d qrcode stl

 

After a quick modification of the STL for a layer pause at the right height, I was able to print out this gorgeous part:

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OHS STEAM event

2015-03-31

2015-03-31

This was a rush-order job, 350 of these DNA helixes printed with under a 2-week turnaround.  This gave me a unique opportunity to capture my ONI printer doing a great job bridging:

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