From FreeCAD To The Real World

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oeliks
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Re: From FreeCAD To The Real World

Postby oeliks » Fri Jan 01, 2021 9:13 am

Hi !

Many thanks to FreeCAD developers ! This was fast and easy design with FC & fast cut on small mill but kids were very happy that they could make their own "refrigerator magnets" :D
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cut with protective foil still on:
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ready decorative refrigerator magnets:
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Happy New Year !
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funkysod
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Re: From FreeCAD To The Real World

Postby funkysod » Fri Jan 01, 2021 9:42 am

oeliks wrote:
Fri Jan 01, 2021 9:13 am
Happy New Year !
Nice! And a Happy New Year to you :)
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czinehuba
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Re: From FreeCAD To The Real World

Postby czinehuba » Mon Jan 04, 2021 12:08 pm

Finally managed to fix my daughter's tent as it was collapsing all the time.
A bit of FreeCAD, over-engineering and 3d printing does the job perfectly. :D
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oeliks
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Re: From FreeCAD To The Real World

Postby oeliks » Tue Jan 19, 2021 9:19 am

CNC clutch :)
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doul
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Re: From FreeCAD To The Real World

Postby doul » Sun Jan 24, 2021 6:05 pm

hello all !

The issue was a cap on hydraulic tank, fixed with only 2 screws in 2mm thickness steel sheet, lets the rain get into tank :? :? :?

To fix that I chose to increase steel thickness (2mm -> 6mm) and number of screws (2 -> 4). the cap is not weldable, flanged way is chosen.

1 - drawing
2 - FEM analysis
3 - change drawing and select suitable steel
4 - machining, welding, drilling, threading

Well done ! FreeCAD is cool 8-)
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