OpenSCAD Presentation

Overview

 This presentation provides a brief introduction to OpenSCAD and its basic to intermediate features.

Self Introduction

  • Roberto Marquez
  • Class of 1997
  • @onebeartoe

Audience Queries

	what is a common model file format for 3D printing?

	who has made a 3D model with any computer tool?

	who has written a computer program?

	who is familiar with open source software?

	who has heard of OpenSCAD?
            (SCAD -> Solid Computer Aided Design)                
            

Basic Operations

  • primitives
    • cube
    • cylinder
    • cone
    • pyramid
    • minkoski (rounded corners)
            (owner/github:basics/rounded-edges/rounded-cube/)
  • difference
  • union
  • iteration
    • *** show 3D print
      treasure troll hair
            (owner/github:toys/treasure-troll/hair/)

Intermediate Operations

  • 2D image to 3D model
    *** show 3D print little knight
    GMM chicken
    Mario
  • Geordi Laforge Visor (owner/github:cosplay/star-trek/geordi-la-forge-visor) *** show 3D print
  • Barad Dur *** show 3D print (owner/github:tolkien/barad-dur) STL files

(Somewhat) Advanced Operations - Customizer

  • fidget spinners
          STL files
          (toys/fidget-spinner/customizer)

  • *** show 3D print
    ornaments
          STL files
          (coins-pendants-ornaments/customizer)
  • rainmakers *** show 3D print
          STL files
          (owner/github:music/rainmaker)

Limitations

Going Further

  • Create an OpenSCAD Library
          Nefertiti La Forge
               STL FIles
               owner/github:antiquity/nefertiti-la-forge
  • OpenSCAD Insects
          STL files
  • Equations Graph in 3D
    *** show 3D print

          Hyperboloid
          Function Grapher

Acknowledgements

		
	I acknowledge:

		faith in Jesus and the Creator

		parents and/or guardians

		those who came before us providing shoulders on which to stand

			Chris Medina, Class of 1976

			Open Source pioneers
            

Date Created

Tue Oct 08 18:48:55 CDT 2019


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