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  • Move Along

    I hope for this site to become a useful addendum to the Official OpenSCAD.org site. However, for now, and the foreseeable future it is quite useless, a mere curiosity. It…

  • Write.scad – Add 3d Text to Primitives

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    by HarlanDMii Using custom 3D Primitive commands easily add text to primitives in you OpenSCAD design. Download from Thingiverse at:

  • OpenSCAD – Electronic Packages Library

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    This is a growing library of electronic packages. https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3539959

  • Duct Fittings Library

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    This is an OpenSCAD library to generate round ducting / pipe, and associated fittings. https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:18802

  • pd-gears

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    OpenSCAD involute parametrized gear generator https://github.com/sadr0b0t/pd-gears Based on project by Leemon Baird http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:5505 with some minor and major API fixes and improvements. Installing pd-gears ( on Linux, but similar on Windows )…

  • Gear Box Generator

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    by sadr0b0t https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2890240 You can download straight from github https://github.com/sadr0b0t/gearbox The generator requires pd-gears

  • hull()

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    hull() is a simple command to use, merely place whatever objects from which you want to form a hull as children of the command. The hull command() merges the outermost…

  • Arrays

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    OpenSCAD does not have a built in Array command but we can easily create an array with a for loop, or even create an array module, and have our own…

  • The Easiest Project Box ! – Use ALL THE THINGS!

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    Use OpenSCAD powerful hull() command and the simple offset() to create the easiest project box ever. Easy rounded corners. No complicated subtractions. Although concept wise, this may not be “easy”,…

  • Cylindrical Text the Easy Way

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    Whereas I love math, I do not excel in the knowledge of said math or patience. So like many of us lesser skilled math enthusiasts I tend to look for…

  • text()

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    As of OpenSCAD 2019 text has gotten a lot easier to add in OpenSCAD. Basic text can be added with just the bare Command: text( “Basic Text” ); This command…