3D printing is all about creating a model for a specific purpose and then printing the model to improve practical things in once life. Here are top 11 practical 3D printing projects that are created to improve daily life tasks. We added the links for you as you can download most of the designs for free.
Tripod Leg extenders
Tripod leg extender is too costly and the rate increases as the length of tripod increases so creating a tripod leg extender using 3D printing is easy and not too costly. Creating a tripod leg extender with the help of 3d printing is a practical example of 3d printing.
Gas cap tether
The gas cap tether is designed in 2017 using practical 3d printing. It connects the cap tether firmly with the pipe and block any gas leakage. Doesn’t it exciting?
A practical 3d printing approach to close the door without damaging. This project was designed to close the door of fridge to a particular point where it fixes without being blocked. Thanks to 3d Printing, for making life easier.
Tin can Dumbbell
Tin can Dumbbell created by Samuel Bernier is a simple hack for those who want to supplement their fitness. This practical 3D printing project allows you to convert your old tin cans into dumbbells. To create the dumbbells using 3D printing, pay attention to the scale of 3D files as they are the basic measurement to be printed and then fit with the tin cans. These file sizes are 73.24mm and 83.75 mm in diameter.
Let’s start playing with the veggies! Use your imagination to Open toys and turn your vegetables into fighter jets, crafts, submarine or even racing cars. This is one of the best example of practical 3d printing.
Dragon fly machine is created by the inspiration of odd aerodynamic properties of dragonflies, which drag to lift them up. This project was designed for anyone interested in investigating these properties. The flaps covering the machine are made up of twisted rubbers. This is an amazing 3d printing project designed by Jeremy
Creation of leather stamps was an ancient technique that is completely forgotten now a days due to advancement in technology. Thanks to 3d Printing for reviving the technique and create amazing patterns for purses, apparels, bands or belts. This projects is suitable for anyone to follow the stamp and learn how to prepare the leather for stamping.
Now it’s easy to create Ice molds at home using 3d Printing. To create the mold, you need some silicone (food grade), modeling clay, an idea of 3d model you want to use and the most important, a 3d printer. This is one of the best 3d printing practical project for kids, friends and family.
3d printed recorder
This project was designed to convert any audio files into 3d Printable records and then play them on any recording player. This 3d printing project gives you an overview of the limitations and possibilities that you can go with 3d printing. This technology allows you to follow a selection of test prints that makes it one of the best 3d Printing projects you can give a try to do yourself.
Repair your broken Glasses
In the past, when your glasses broke, you have to tape them or need to bought a new one but not be able to use the glasses again. Now, in the current era, the golden era of 3d printing, this amazingly created 3d project allow you to make amendments in your glasses yourself, however, the results will be not same as the new pair of glasses but It is the best 3d printing practical project you should try yourself.
Electronic Coffee maker
This is an amazing project made by Siemen. Without coffee, we can’t do anything more creative. The electronic coffee maker using practical 3d printing is a work of art but be sure everything in this project is not made using 3d printing. The base of coffee maker is made using aluminum casting.
These all amazingly created projects shows how 3d printing is making everything innovative and purposeful from a short veggie toy to an electronic coffee maker, everything is unique in its own way. Thanks to 3d printing for providing an option to everyone to show their creation with the help of this technology.