LED Christmas Tree Topper / Christmas Star

A 3D printed Christmas tree topper. I created this after years of searching for one I actually liked.

For your home

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Description

Make one for yourself, your friends, and your family.

For best results, print this star in PET / PETG / T-Glase; it has been tested for many hours with this material and transmits the light beautifully. Clear ABS should work also. PLA has not been tested and it is unknown if it will withstand the heat generated by the LEDs. It may work, but use at your own risk. The two halves are a tight fit. You must have your extrusion factor calibrated nearly perfectly. Assembly instructions included for download below.

Documents

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    3 D Print Vancouver Christmas Star 141121
    STP  β€“  1.3 mb
    Version 1 - Nov 22, 2014
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    3 D Print Vancouver Christmas Star 141121
    SKP  β€“  2 mb
    Version 1 - Nov 22, 2014
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    Christmas Star Assembly Manual 3 D Print Vancouver.Com 141121
    PDF  β€“  1.4 mb
    Version 1 - Nov 22, 2014
  • Span1 jamrendering 4312 1433020160402 26527 5h8nta
    Christmas Tree Topper Bottom
    STL  β€“  2.4 mb
    Version 5 - Dec 27, 2017
    Updated on 27-12-2017  β€“  10:23 h  β€“  66 g  β€“  195×190×26 mm
  • Span1 jamrendering 4312 1433120160404 12561 ida9u5
    Christmas Tree Topper Top
    STL  β€“  1.6 mb
    Version 5 - Dec 27, 2017
    Updated on 27-12-2017  β€“  6:23 h  β€“  43 g  β€“  195×186×12 mm

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Comments

0afbf7c1955f5975ef30bffbf9de3ab1?default=blank&size=40mm101 added this to the Prime01 collection ago
3b192932d61a3cf5192cd75acb9b4a98?default=blank&size=40le petit tourneur added this to the Noel collection ago
F9d70846f9719fb61452fe3de183e6d0?default=blank&size=40Khimera added this to the All collection ago
C65ff58a8684ea17c7a8c1caf68c10f6?default=blank&size=40Starakat added this to the Christmas collection ago
Mini logo black squareashleywebster commented ago

Looks wonderful. Thanks for commenting - I love seeing these out in the wild!

4f56a4217aea14636ada93ff842afbd6?default=blank&size=40jnse printed this ago
Carousel thumb star
Printed on:
PrimaCreator P120
Result:
Looking good. I had to print the star in 4 pieces (8), my printer only prints 120x120x120, and glue the parts together :-)
485b2186ac8e72b282af2d7b6827e745?default=blank&size=40Dhendrix9101 added this to the Christmas collection ago
B563349cce6a35e7cef780844be15859?default=blank&size=40DjoN added this to the Christmas collection ago
56f1e8f94791c0e32ddc320e57837b61?default=blank&size=40Claudia Richter added this to the Haushalt collection ago
Mini logo black squareashleywebster published this design ago