×Read this message from Erik, founder of YouMagine

Trilobite light dimmer knob

A Girl Genius family crest inspired trilobite design borrowed and made into a dimmer knob perfect for the über nerdy household.

For your home

Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial Share Alike

Commercial use is not allowed, you must attribute the creator, you may remix this work and the remixed work should be made available under this license.

Learn more or download attribution tags

Description

A light dimmer knob remixed from the Basic Trilobite (Thingiverse thing 758706). We're a big Girl Genius fan family so this was a fantastic addition to the household.

The settings for the shaft diameter make it a nice snug press fit on my dimmer shaft with my printer, but you may have to play with it. The SCAD is there.

I printed in gold PLA then used Spanish Coffee Rub-N-Buff on it to give it a nice finish.

I had to run the original Trilobite STL through Netfabb, it was kind of a mess and was blowing up my software. The fixed STL is included here, it's down from 27 to 4 megs for the same object and loads cleanly now.

I normally release my stuff Public Domain, but I'm restricted from doing so because the source for the Trilobite is CC-non-commercial. Sorry. Talk to the originator of the original design if you want to sell these.

Materials and methods

- Gold PLA
- Spanish Coffee Rub-N-Buff

Documents

Issues

Issues are used to track todos, bugs or requests. To get started, you could create an issue.

Comments

9e9f7b586c47c5c88b0abc134983a517?default=blank&size=40Jason Stokes added this to the Hardware collection ago
C7ba22186b5d0ec0623fbe9b31ea7fd2?default=blank&size=40WyoPeeps added this to the Stuff collection ago
Mini photoJohn Ridley published this design ago