Js formats for use in unity 3d, blender, sketchup, cinema 4d, unreal, 3ds max and maya. The droid is made of 3d printed parts and a little arduino board to run his lights and monty spent hours sanding and filling the surfaces. I wanted to build this robot after i saw the first trailer in 2015. Its one of the millions of unique, usergenerated 3d experiences created on roblox. As mentioned in an earlier post ive been reworking my ideas about printing as many parts possible. The latest creations to make the headlines are these bb8 droids models from the bb8 builders club and. Started in april 2015, the bb8 builders club or bb8 builders is already an active international star wars fan group dedicated to building lifesize, working replicas of the new star wars droid, bb8. Awakening the forces of 3d printing to bring bb8 to life.
Using their skills to awaken the force of 3d printing, the team at the bb8 builders club has been rapidly prototyping their version of the droid. The official bb8 builders club just released opensource plans on how to print your very own bb8 replica just in time for star wars. We are an international community who build their own replica robots from the star. The club is organized and policed by a group of administrators or admins, including. Ive separated the parts so you have the option of r2 on 2 feet or 3.
Get free quotes from mybuilders builders near you now in bb8, colne. Each cad and any associated text, image or data is in no way sponsored by or affiliated with any company, organization or realworld item, product, or good it may purport to portray. Roblox buildersclub hack uploaded by chrishotman downloads. These are the 5 main pieces that make up the bb8builders club dome. The 9 files composing this model are conceived especially for ffffdm 3d printers, all objects are manifold and watertight, all intersections were created with boolean operations and the model was subdivided in pieces and preorientated in the print bed to have the. The club publicly released the stl files for the bb8 droid in october 2015 under creative commons international 4. Real life bb8 droid from star wars the force awakens, 3d printed using the files designed and generously shared by members of bb8 builders club. The bb8 builders club will use the internet as a common means to communicate as well as gather and share information regarding bb8 building and all club activities. The grabcad library offers millions of free cad designs, cad files, and 3d models. Thought wed show the new single piece orange ring v3 file being printed. The bb8 builders club is an international organization devoted to building highquality models of the bb8 droid from star wars. Obviously design credit goes to lucas film, but the 2d design files came from the r2 builders group, and the 3d is the result of days and weeks of modeling and guessing. Step 1 step 2 step 3 conclusion go to buildersclub at the topno account make one with an age or above. Star wars ep7 bb8 droid this page is about the parts and main assembly, check out the main project index for the rest.
Alternatively, you could set up diffuse reflectivity for the materials and use an environment map or actually invisible reflectioncasters for the floor and door which could be cool as bb8 moves over to. Diy lifesize phone controlled bb8 droid instructables. All messages express the views of the author, and neither the owners of bb8 builders club, nor vbulletin solutions, inc. Any of the 3d files and questions you may have will be available on their. Bb8 builders club new orange ring v3 time lapse on vimeo. In the pic below it shows them mounted using bearings to hold the weight. My 3d printed bb8 dome is taking shape r2 stockholm. The force awakens movie, and already there are a number of bb8 robot toys that fans can pick up.
Download free 3d models available under creative commons licenses. Then i stumbled across the newly formed bb8 builders club, a facebook group which at the time only had a few members. Jason loo 3d prints amazing lifesized bb8 droid from upcoming star wars movie. But for the truly diehard droid lovers, theres no substitution for having a fullsize bb8 replica by your side, perhaps even sitting next to you at the movie premier. The club publicly released the stl files for their bb8 droid under a creative commons license so that makers anywhere could 3d print it with confidence. I suggest joining the bb8 builders club if you wish to go full size, they offer precision 3d files to scale.
Testing my bb8 at a uk r2d2 builders club meet, also discussing the cad and code release for the project download the files on. Our 3d community thinks these are a few of the best things to 3d print. Founded by a handful of current members of the r2d2 builders club, the bb8 builders began forming just after star wars celebration anaheim in april 2015. Not happy with just having an r2d2, ive decided to also build a bb8. Download our files and build them with your lasercutter, 3d printer, or cnc. If you make money using the images, it would be nice to donate a part of that income to the site but it is totally up to you. This is a closed facebook community for support of those building either static or mobile 1.
Download the files for the 3d printed bb8 droid star wars. Innovative club members are using rapid prototyping and 3d printing to create fullscale replicas of the droid from the new film, and have even helped a high school robotics class build their. Luckily there are more people with similar dream and great 3d design skills. The computeraided design cad files and all associated content posted to this website are created, uploaded, managed and owned by third party users.
Free download, 3d bb8 model available in obj, max, fbx and made with 3ds max 2016. From the bb8 builders club to the servo at the top of the dome arm. Download the stl files at the bb8 builders club facebook page and print yourself a fullscale bb8 droid to take along with you to see star wars. Were still two months away from the official release of the new star wars. You can check out the free to download bb8 builders club 3d printing files on their official facebook page. Bb8 builders club at the maker faire bay area 2016 youtube. Roblox buildersclub hack download roblox builders club. A group of dedicated fans have recently released the stl files to 3d print and assemble. The stl files for bb8 are free and available for download from the clubs facebook group. Oct 18, 2017 first completed 3d printed sphere for bb8 droid.
The bb8 builders club is an official organization dedicated to the development of highquality bb8 modeling using 3d printing and rapid prototyping. Find something 3d printable or sellshare your designs today. The bb8 builders club and software engineer jeanrene bedard have revealed two functional, 3d printable, and movierealistic designs that awaken the force of 3d printing and bring star wars. One star wars communitys mission to fill the world with bb8s.
Today, im going to teach you how to build a working, lifesized, phonecontrolled starwars bb8 droid. We are the uk chapter of the bb8 builders club and aim to provide a space for uk builders to discuss their builds and share information and tips to new comers. The new single piece part is 303mm od, not counting helper disks. The force awakens, bb8 has already captured the hearts and minds of star wars fans and others all over the world. There were plenty of people, like myself, that wanted their very own bb8. You can also buy royaltyfree 3d models on the sketchfab store.
Print your own bb8 droid using these 3dprinted files. A simple ambient light setup would fix this, ensuring that bb8 is always at least partially illuminated. Download and 3d print this file and many more from pinshape today. The bb8 builders club is an offshoot of the r2 builders club, with many of the same members, and have kindly produced a brilliant set of 3d printer files to allow anyone to print out their own bb8 of course, for this i needed a 3d printer or rather, another one. Available in any file format including fbx, obj, max, 3ds, c4d. On october 8th 2015, a day now proudly referred to as october bb8th, lucasfilm ltd. Well thanks to the work on 3d files by the bb8 builders club and help from my good friend micke askernas my domes has taken shape. Print your own bb8 droid using these free 3dprintable files. Welcome to, the official website of the r2 builders club. A group of dedicated fans have recently released the stl files to 3d print and assemble fullscale replicas of bb8.
The club publicly released the stl files for their bb8 droid under a creative commons license so that makers anywhere could 3d print it with. Use filters to find rigged, animated, lowpoly or free 3d models. Each of these pieces is actually composed of several subpieces as you saw in the earlier print pictures, but after assembly you end up with. In this tutorial, we are only going to use household materials and a little arduino circuitry. All thats left with the dome is just sanding, painting and lighting.
Presently, this group has grown to thousands thanks to the number of enthusiastic fans who are striving to create screenaccurate droids. All the files are made available on the club website so you can download the files. Bask, friends, in the glory of a fullsized, 3dprinted bb. Secretive club designing, 3d printing a fullsize bb8 make. Click to find the best results for r2 builders club models for your 3d printer. Join the grabcad community today to gain access and download. Download the designs source files for use on your own 3d printer.773 1057 1079 1192 732 491 635 956 221 192 1240 1048 452 1277 572 1105 561 1352 1133 866 1052 668 783 1538 835 609 1353 939 1418 214 1175 301 775 264 1488 734 515 506 367 1221 1115