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3D Printed Custom T-Shirt

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MOST Delta filament as guide.JPG This page was part of an MTU course MSE4777 OA and MSE4777 OB/MSE5777/EE4777/EE5777: Open-source 3-D printing

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3D Printed Custom T-shirt[edit]

Project developed by User:Jayantchalke

Abstract[edit]

Print Out Custom T-Shirts at your Home right from your Desk with an Amazing 3D Printer!

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Bill of Materials[edit]

  1. PLA Filament ~ 22$ [1]

Tools[edit]

  1. MOST Delta RepRap or similar RepRap 3-D printer
  2. Create You Own Designs or Just download it from thingiverse [2] or similar

Skills and Knowledge[edit]

Key Points For Printing[edit]

  1. Calibrate you Z axis according to the thickness of your T-Shirt
  2. Leave like 0.5 mm of Clearance between the tip of the nozzle and the T-Shirt so that it doesn't drag along while printing

Cost savings[edit]

  • A commercially available T-shirt would cost somewhere between $5.99 to $24.99
  • 3D Printed would cost less than a Buck depending upon your custom designs/ Prints.
  • Some commercially Available Sites[3]
  • This is almost 98% Cost savings.


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