Towel Clip

Towel clip optimized for 3D-printing.

For your home

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Description

I made this printable version of the classic towel clip we have had at home for 30 years.

EDIT: Added a wide and an extra wide version for thicker towels.

Materials and methods

About 3 grams of plastic

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Printed on:
vertex
Result:
Printed on a Dremel 3D20 in standard mode. ( 0.2 mm )
Feedback:
First useful 3D printed item.
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Mini dsc00004StringGoddess printed this ago
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Printed on:
monoprice 3d mini
Result:
Excellent!
Feedback:
Worked perfectly, and thanks for the various sizes for the slot- I have a number of handwoven dish towels, which are rather thick.
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Printed on:
Ultimaker Original+
Result:
Printed in Colorfabb XT orange on Buildtak, no heated bed
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Mini screen shot 2013 07 15 at 6.49.36 pmErik de Bruijn commented ago

Oh yes, ABS is perfect for this application. I guess it looks as if it wasn't printed because ABS doesn't have the glossiness of PLA.

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7e45445faf9b67ba779ea0486ed9e53c?default=blank&size=40Anders Olsson commented ago

Nope, it was printed with a 0.4 nozzle at 0.15 mm layer height.

The nozzle I used has a ruby tip, which gives a small gain in quality over brass nozzles, but the difference is not huge.

White Ultimaker ABS is a quite pleasant material for these kind of objects, that is the main reason.

Mini screen shot 2013 07 15 at 6.49.36 pmErik de Bruijn commented ago

Nice one! Useful but also a quick print. Your print also passes the 3D turing test... From the picture you can't tell whether it was 3D printed or manufactured traditionally. Seems like it was printed with a finer nozzle?! 😃

7e45445faf9b67ba779ea0486ed9e53c?default=blank&size=40Anders Olsson published this design ago