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Posted Aug 12, 2017 - 5:58 PM • Edited  Aug 15, 2017 - 3:23 PM
Used in: Art
Used as: End-use parts
3D printer: Ultimaker 2+
Material: PLA
Color: Brown
Nozzle diameter: 0.40 mm
Layer resolution: 81-100 micron
Print time: 12-18 hours

Model is the Robot Drone from Silent Running (1971). It consists of several parts, that are glued together.

For some parts I changed the filament color at certain heights (it's not painted in any way).

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kmanstudios Feel free to ask me Level: 39 Points: 1301
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Posted Aug 12, 2017 - 6:58 PM • Edited 6:59 PM

Sweet! and a blast from my past too!! I cannot remember which one that is. Hewey, Dewey or Lewey? One of them got torn away and it has been 45 years since I saw it last.

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Posted Aug 12, 2017 - 7:56 PM

Quote by kmanstudios

I cannot remember which one that is. Hewey, Dewey or Lewey?

According to this site: Drone #02, "Huey"

(a lot of pictures there)

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Posted Aug 12, 2017 - 8:29 PM • Edited 8:30 PM

Different colors or paints or mix? You really did it justice as it looks like a kit you would get from CultTVMan.

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Posted Aug 12, 2017 - 9:45 PM

Quote by kmanstudios

Different colors or paints or mix?

Basically it was: "Pause at Z" and change filament. Simple, but quite time consuming...

I saved some time with the Mark2.

I noticed, that I still have some "spare parts"...

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Posted Aug 12, 2017 - 9:49 PM

Those are greebles for future endeavors!! Great job though. It really does look like a kit.

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Posted Aug 12, 2017 - 11:31 PM

Why not Dual?

Mark 2 or UM3?

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Posted Aug 12, 2017 - 11:48 PM

Quote by zerspaner_gerd

Why not Dual?

Mark 2 or UM3?

The model is not prepared for dual extrusion and editing of stl-files is not my favorite occupation... But it was actually printed on an early Mark 2 UM2+ iteration (a few months ago). The UM3 was only the light-box for taking pictures...

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