The free 3D-printable educational construction-set toy you can download and make at home!

The following images and video show a proof of concept on how two parts can be held together. One version is based on a clamp design, and the other uses a piece of 1.75 mm filament with molten tips as a rivet joint.

This design is inspired by the STEMFIE motor enclosure designed by Brendon Collecutt.

 

STEMFIE.org Clamp for motor enclosure and 1.75 mm filament riveting v001

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STEMFIE.org Clamp for motor enclosure and 1.75 mm filament riveting v008

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