FabBlab Episode 16 | Spooky Shakers

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Project:
Spooky Shakers

Materials:
3D Printed – Glazed Ceramic

Tools:
Salt, Pepper and some plugs.

Difficulty Level:


It’s that time of the year again…You know…Where you go around wearing sneaky disguises taking candy from strangers…

Anywho, to stay in the “spirit” of things, we decided to “shake” things up a bit and put a little “spice” in your life. So we made some salt and pepper shakers that look like ghosts, but watch out behind you or you might get a flavor inducing BOO!

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FabBlab Episode 15 | Cookie Cutters

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Project:
Cookie Cutters

Materials:
3D Printed Durable Plastic

Tools:
Standard cooking tools to make cookies..

Difficulty Level:


What better way to eat a cookie, but for it to look like a Domo Kun or the Rebel Alliance logo! That’s right! We made some custom cookie cutters, this month, on FabBlab!

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FabBlab Episode 14 | Cardboard End Table

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Project:
Cardboard End Table

Materials:
6.7mm Corrugated Card Double Layer

Tools:
Glue of some sort (I prefer hot glue), Something heavy

Difficulty Level:


To conclude Cardboard in August, we end it with a cardboard end table. This is a great project to spark ideas for all your furniture needs. We make the cardboard stronger by layering the sheets together. We also show you how to make a dado slot to hold up the shelf. You can join me as we make a cardboard end table on Bob Vila’s Home Agai… Oh wait, FabBlab… :P

As always, the design files are available for free download. And if you haven’t heard, Ponoko is making cardboard FREE for the next 30 days!! So you can make this end table on the cheap!

Also check out Yana’s “material of the month” post on cardboard!

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FabBlab Episode 13 | Cardboard Chair

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Project:
Cardboard Sign

Materials:
6.7mm Corrugated Card Double Layer

Tools:
Hands

Difficulty Level:


There comes a time where you have a bunch of people over and run out of seats.. Well, worry no more! Now with new ‘Cardboard Chair’, you never have to worry about running out of sitting area ever again! Yes, you heard me right. With this DIY chair kit, you too can be sitting at your next shen-digg. Did we mention it’s super awesome fun time!

Also check out Yana’s “material of the month” post on cardboard!

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FabBlab Episode 12 | Oh Deer!

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Project:
Oh Deer!

Materials:
6.7mm Corrugated Card Double Layer

Tools:
Hands and Tape/Hot-Glue

Difficulty Level:


For all of you that might not want to kill animals, but enjoy hanging simulated carcases of said woodland creatures on the wall, (and to continue with the Cardboard in August Theme) we made a cardboard deer head dubbing it Oh Deer!

Also check out Yana’s “material of the month” post on cardboard!

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FabBlab Episode 11 | Cardboard Shelf

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Project:
Cardboard Shelf

Materials:
6.7mm Corrugated Card Double Layer

Tools:
Hands and Tape/Hot-Glue

Difficulty Level:


When have you wanted to put up some books or display some things, but didn’t want to go the ’standard’ route and buy pre-made shelves? Well wait no more! With new ‘Cardboard Shelf’ you can assemble your own eco-friendly modular shelves to your liking. That’s right! Modular shelves mean you make as many as you need and did we mention they are made of cardboard!

Also check out Yana’s “material of the month” post on cardboard!

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FabBlab Episode 10 | Laser Cut Signs

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Project:
Laser Cut Signs

Materials:
3mm Acrylic-Fluoro-Pink

Tools:
Just some hands.

Difficulty Level:


These are some laser cut signs and tags for general use. We are using them for door signs and bag tags, but you can get an idea of what to do and use them for whatever you like! :D

Also a congratulations goes to my sister for the birth of her second girl! (Sophie)

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FabBlab Episode 9 | Rubberband Gun 2.0

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Project:
Rubberband Gun 2.0

Materials:
3mm Acrylic-Black, 3mm Acrylic-Fluoro-Green, Rubberbands

Tools:
Glue or Double sided tape, File

Difficulty Level:


This is a revisit to the rubberband gun. We revamped the whole thing and made it much simpler with virtually no hardware.

Credit goes to Yasuhiro Asano (designer for +d) for the inspiring design. Ours, of course, pales in comparison to the actual thing.. :P

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FabBlab | Episode 8 – Leather Keychain

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Project:
Leather Keychain

Materials:
2.5mm Leather-Vege-Tanned-Auburn, Key Ring

Tools:
Just some meaty claws

Difficulty Level:


This is just a simple keychain accessory made from leather. Show your support for FabBlab by dawning this stylish key wear.. :P

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FabBlab | Episode 7 – Beretta 87T Rubber-band Gun

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Project:
Beretta 87T Rubber-Band Gun

Materials:
3mm Acrylic – Black, M3 Hardware, Spring

Tools:
Allen Wrench, Pliers

Difficulty Level:


We wanted to make a rubber-band gun, but not like a normal plain one. This one added a little flair in a special way. These are a pair of rubber-band guns designed after a Beretta 87T hand gun.

WARNING: People might not know this is a rubber-band gun, so don’t go running around waving it in the air…

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