Vent hanger.jpg
Project data
Authors Eric Benson
Completed 2019
Made? Yes
Replicated? No
Cost USD 0.11
Instance of Car heater-vent hanger
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This is a device that clips into the heater vents for anyone who owns a car. For an example, this hanger can be used to dry out gloves or similar items after a day in the snow.

Bill of Materials[edit | edit source]

  1. PLA Filament

Tools needed[edit | edit source]

Razor blade to get it off the print bed if you have good adhesion.

Skills and knowledge needed[edit | edit source]

This device can be used by simply printing the part and then attaching it to the vent in car.

Technical Specifications and Assembly Instructions[edit | edit source]

FreeCad Files and STL Files for all Components are Located on YouMagine

Link Here for STL and FreeCAD Files

  1. Print out the necessary file (Car Heater-Vent Hanger)
  2. Install the part in your car's heater vent
  3. Hang any object that your heater vents can support.

Common Problems and Solutions[edit | edit source]

  • Modifications may be necessary for different vehicles with different sized vents.

Cost savings[edit | edit source]

Plastic Used in Printing =~ $0.11

References[edit | edit source]

Car Air Freshener Clips

Page data
Type Project
Keywords 3d printing, car accessory, osat, plastic
SDG Sustainable Development Goal SDG09 Industry innovation and infrastructure
Published 2019
License CC-BY-SA-3.0
Affiliations Michigan_Tech's_Open_Sustainability_Technology_Lab, MY4777, MTU
Language English (en)
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