[Gta04-owner] Complete GTA04 phones

Hermann Schwärzler hermann.schwaerzler at chello.at
Tue Oct 11 14:07:24 CEST 2011


hi

On 10/11/2011 12:38 PM, Christoph Mair wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 12:34 PM, Jorge Costa
[...]
> Shapeways.com refused to print them because they contain too small
> details and too thin walls. They can't even do the power button.
> You would have to adapt them to get a printable case. Currently they
> are optimized for injection moulding. This process can't be "emulated"
> with a 3D printer (yet).
[...]

this is just an idea:
how about 3D-printing (e.g. in steel) a mould and using a moulder like
this
http://www.ebay.com/itm/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=120755295134
or this
http://www.injectionmolder.net/
one to create cases using injection moulding?

greetings
hermann


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