[OpenSCAD] Joining parts

Frank van der Hulst drifter.frank at gmail.com
Fri Jul 19 04:24:49 EDT 2019


Depends on the strength needed... hot glue where strength isn't needed,
otherwise epoxy. If your parts mate perfectly, then cyanoacrylate would be
good.

On Fri, 19 Jul 2019, 19:52 , <arnholm at arnholm.org> wrote:

> On 2019-07-19 09:01, Frank van der Hulst wrote:
> > I know you're looking for purely 3d printed solutions, but sometimes
> > it's just easier to glue things together.  In those circumstances I
> > design matching 2mm holes into the parts. Then glue short pieces of
> > 1.75mm filament into one set of holes to function as alignment pins
> > for assembling the parts.
>
> I think that is a very practical and sensible approach, nice idea. What
> kind of glue do you use for PLA joined this way?
>
> Carsten Arnholm
>
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