[EMS Discuss] Interesting 3d print finishing device on Indiegogo
Tue Aug 6 13:17:48 PDT 2013
Reminds me (only tangentially related really) of the video Ben Krasnow
did on polishing acrylic in which he rigged up a vapor polishing setup:
On 8/3/2013 11:08 PM, Taper Wickel wrote:
> http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/the-touch-up is the Indiegogo
> campaign for an acetone vapor-sanding device for 3d-printed ABS parts.
> The device itself seems pretty straightforward - the part sits on a
> (stainless steel?) mesh platform, which is placed in a large glass jar
> containing a small amount of acetone; the jar is then heated, and the
> acetone vapors polish the part over time -- the creators say 15-45
> minutes, depending on size, surface area, et c.
> The project looks not too hard to duplicate should that be desired, too...
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