Quick Square

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Quick Square[edit | edit source]

Project developed by User:Isac Bench


Abstract[edit | edit source]

This quick square or carpenter's triangle is a product that can be found relatively cheap at most hardware stores. This product allows the user to make lines perpendicular or 45 degrees from an existing edge. The advantage of making this 3D printable is that it is cheaper and someone who does not have access to a hardware store may be able to obtain it if they have the capabilities to 3D print.

Quick square print.jpg

Bill of Materials[edit | edit source]

This part can be fully printed and no other components are necessary.

Click Here for STL and Source Code

Tools needed[edit | edit source]

  1. MOST Delta RepRap or similar RepRap 3-D printer


Skills and knowledge needed[edit | edit source]

None

Technical Specifications and Assembly Instructions[edit | edit source]

Place flat surface on bed and no support material will be needed.

Example orientaion below:

Quick square print orientation.JPG



Printing / Slicing Settings[edit | edit source]

Temperature: 210C

Infill: 15%

Supports: No

Skirt: No

Speeds: Print: 90 mm/s, Wall Speed: 70 mm/s

Layer Height: 0.20 mm

Material: PLA

Cost savings[edit | edit source]

Estimated Cost in PLA: $0.58

Commercial Equivalent: Many varieties of commercial products here is a standard option [1]

Commercial equivalent for approx $10

3D Printed for $0.58

Cost Savings ~ $9.42

% Cost Savings ~ 94% Savings

Benefited Internet Communities[edit | edit source]

Woodworking Talk [2]

DIY Chatroom [3]

The Woodworking Patriot [4]


References[edit | edit source]

Carpenters Tools Websites