Connecting Rod (Textured)

Result of a stress analysis performed on a connecting rod.


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A connecting rod is a part of a piston engine which connects a piston to the crankshaft.

A stress analysis has been performed and baked into the model as a texture.

The textured model was then printed in gray scale values on an Ultimaker 3 using a (yet) unpublished feature of Cura.

Materials and methods

Black filament and white filament.

An Ultimaker 3.

Cura + texture processing feature.



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Mini ilse delangeTim Kuipers published this design ago