3D printed 7up bicycle part

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About this device
Bike 7up.jpeg
Keywords 3D printing, bike part, bicycle
Uses hobbyism, education
Authors Yan Guo
Status prototype
Made? Yes
Replicated? No
Designed in United States
Affiliations MTU
Materials Plastic
Cost USD $ 2.00
SDGs SDG11 Sustainable cities and communities
Instructions data
Manufacturing files https://www.appropedia.org/File:7up_1.stl

The project was offered from Dr. John Gershenson, part of his lab for measurements.

Bill of Materials[edit | edit source]

Only plastics and 3D-printer needed.

Link to all source files

Link to all STLs

Tools needed for fabrication of the OSAT[edit | edit source]

Skills and Knowledge Necessary to Make the OSAT[edit | edit source]

  • Basic measurement

Technical Specifications and Assembly Instructions[edit | edit source]

  1. Print the top part and down part separately.
  2. Joint them by heater through the edge of each part.
  3. Printing time for each part is about 1.5 hours.
  4. Jointing time is about 15 min.

Common Problems and Solutions[edit | edit source]

  • Carefully when using the heater, don't burn yourself :)

Cost savings[edit | edit source]

  • Cost estimate: about 2 dollar
  • Commercial equivalent: about 10 dollar because of the material.
  • 8$ savings and 80% savings