Planter- OSAT.jpg
Project data
Authors Tom Kliewer
Status Designed
Prototyped
Tools 3d printer
Cost USD 4.59
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Device data
Design files https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4837328 Thingiverse.com
Page data
Type Project, Device
Keywords planter, water catcher, water collection, osat, 3d printing, PLA filament
SDG Sustainable Development Goals SDG11 Sustainable cities and communities
Authors Tom Kliewer
Published 2021
License CC-BY-SA-4.0
Affiliations Principia College
Impact Number of views to this page. Views by admins and bots are not counted. Multiple views during the same session are counted as one. 74
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This is a planter with a water collection point. This removable cup allows for the easy collection of water to reuse for whatever is planted in this planter. This also has the modular capabilities to connect with another print of itself with the hook printed onto it, making sure it is good to use for space given to it.

Bill of Materials[edit | edit source]

  1. This design used 1.53 grams of filament, which equaled a cost of $4.59 for the filament that was used in this project.
    1. Here is a Thingiverse link for the files for this project.

Tools needed[edit | edit source]

  1. Jellybox or similar RepRap 3-D printer.

Skills and knowledge needed[edit | edit source]

  • None.

Technical Specifications and Assembly Instructions[edit | edit source]

  1. This print requires no assembly.
  2. The estimated print time for this design is 8 hours. This was printed at 70% scaling, as that is what fits on the Jellybox2 bed that was used for this project.

Cost savings[edit | edit source]

  1. This design used 1.53 grams of filament, which equaled a cost of $4.59 for the filament that was used in this project
  2. There are no 1-1 commercial equivalents for this design, but comparing it to many semi-similar commercial designs online, the average pricing was close to $20. This equates to a savings of 75%.