Making 3D-Printed Fidget Spinners

Fidget Spinners are 2017’s big fad and there are many ways to make them. 3D printing gives you a ton of customization options. In this workshop you will learn how to customize a spinner on Thingiverse and print it on a 3D printer.

Below are examples of spinners that have been made at MakerFX. This blog post provides more details on how the spinners are made.

5 nodes with circular inset holes

9 nodes

4 nodes with diamond insets

3 nodes with diamond insets

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If you are interested in learning more, you don’t have to wait for a class. Stop by on a Friday night for Open Make, and see the laser, 3D printers, Duinokit, X-Carve, etc.