[Blabber] 3d hackathon

Jonathan jtechmail2010 at gmail.com
Sun Mar 4 16:53:01 EST 2012


   Awesome... And once again justifying my earlier "defer to joe" comment :)

On Mar 4, 2012, at 4:32 PM, Joe Sadusk <joe at sadusk.com> wrote:

> I think this is what you're looking for:
> http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:8959
> 
> Joe
> 
> On Sat, 2012-03-03 at 09:06 -0500, Kenneth Gutierrez wrote:
>> Um ... I finally thought of one little item I might possibly like to
>> print. Could a plastic 'claw' designed to hold a ball bearing make an
>> effective wheel (for a standing lamp)? If so I'd like to design and
>> print 4 of them, so maybe I can partake in the 'thon.
>> 
>> On Sat, Mar 3, 2012 at 1:06 AM, Jonathan <jtechmail2010 at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> 
>>             We have printers and plastic, so we need a hackathon!
>> 
>>              I propose the following:
>> 
>>              -- challenge where teams have to build something to
>>        complete a specified task (I have several ideas here)
>> 
>>              -- device has to be entirely 3d printed except for
>>        fasteners or other items as specified in the challenge (maybe
>>        you get rubber bands, magnets, cardboard, etc)
>> 
>>               -- you can use/modify any designs from thingiverse or
>>        elsewhere
>> 
>>              -- 24 hour limit from opening challenge details to final
>>        printed and assembled solution
>> 
>>              -- Groups of any size
>> 
>>              -- as much plastic and as many printers as you want (may
>>        have to equalize this a bit but that can be determined later
>>        depending on the size and resources available)
>> 
>>              -- at the end everyone tries their solution and there is
>>        lots of beer and pizza
>> 
>>           Anyone interested?   We may try a few mini versions first
>>        to see how this works.
>> 
>>            Jonathan
>> 
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