About this device
Bike 7up.jpeg
Keywords 3D printing, bicycle, bike part, osat, plastic
Uses hobbyism, education
Authors Yan Guo
Status Designed
Prototyped
Made? Yes
Replicated? No
Published 2014
Designed in Michigan, USA
Affiliations MTU
MOST
MY4777
Cost USD $ 2.00
SDGs SDG11 Sustainable cities and communities
License data
Hardware CC BY-SA 4.0
Instructions data
Manufacturing files https://www.appropedia.org/File:7up_1.stl
Translation data

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[edit | edit source]

Skills and knowledge needed[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