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Maker Made Tesla Gear

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by W.Petefish, Sep 13, 2012.

  1. W.Petefish

    W.Petefish Active Member

    Apr 29, 2011
    North Texas (DFW)
    #1 W.Petefish, Sep 13, 2012
    Last edited: Sep 13, 2012
    I have been, on occasion, known by some of my friends to make objects and things for events and projects. As some know and have, I made a nametag/badge out of acrylic using the Dallas Makerspace's Laser Cutter for a local TMC event. (lets just say that the nametag/badge is a -huge- hit.)

    Just thought that I'd post the design file here. To edit the file, download Inkscape and open the file from within Inkscape. (don't try to just double click on the file under windows, as windows does funny things with svg files including but not limited to locking your system up.)

    The nametag/badge uses a 5mm LED and a CR2032 coin cell. The acrylic that it is designed for is from Home Depot and is the 0.220" (5.588mm) thickness. The fastening part is from Hobby Lobby and it is cheap.

    View attachment name tag


    Also on that note, for those w/ a 3D printer:
    Tesla Motors Key Fob by BSchuler - Thingiverse
  2. AnOutsider

    AnOutsider S532 # XS27

    Apr 3, 2009
    Swete, something else for me to print. Wonder if anyone will reproduce the new fob
  3. bonnie

    bonnie Oil is for sissies.

    Feb 6, 2011
    Columbia River Gorge
    Thanks for my badge!

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