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3D-printed jet engine, sort of...

Post by Axel Borg » Wed Jan 13, 2016 9:39 am

Just wanted to share my most recent gas turbine build, I call it "The Hair Fryer" :-)
STL-files etc. will soon be available.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=p ... y6MR2HR_Fs

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_y6MR2HR_Fs

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Re: 3D-printed jet engine, sort of...

Post by metiz » Wed Jan 13, 2016 3:45 pm

hehe nice. make a bigger version to clean your driveway in the winter
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Re: 3D-printed jet engine, sort of...

Post by Axel Borg » Thu Feb 04, 2016 11:49 am

New video running the Engine from a cigarette lighter refill canister:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_X_ctwt ... detailpage

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Re: 3D-printed jet engine, sort of...

Post by tufty » Sun Feb 07, 2016 8:22 am

That's pretty awesome. And there was me thinking 3d printing was useless :)

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Re: 3D-printed jet engine, sort of...

Post by Axel Borg » Thu Apr 13, 2017 6:23 am

In some wierd way 3-d Printing is both useless AND indispensable......

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Re: 3D-printed jet engine, sort of...

Post by Mike Everman » Wed Apr 26, 2017 2:39 pm

True that. Nice work!
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