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25 March 2015
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Are you kids excited about 3D printing ? Then right here is the chance. Its handy, enjoyable and fun to start with, its called "Tinkerplay". It lets your kids create their own heroes and starwars.

Tinkerplay

Autodesk, Inc has launched this free app designed for all ages to do 3D printing. Kids can start by loading a pre-designed character or already available template body parts or can design their own character by just drag and drop option. Even customization may also be achieved in colours and textures. Tinkerplay is a free download in the App Store, Google Play, the Windows Store, and the Windows Phone Store.

When a character is accomplished, kids can export their construction right into a STL file that can be sent to a 3D printer. Even if you don't have a 3D printer, then you can take the file to any retailer Shop With 3D printer (like Staples, The UPS Store, Shapeways, i.Materialise), Pay a small fee, and your child's creation will come to life in the real world.

The modular body is easy to fit using ball and socket construction. Hands can be shaped to hold weapons. Each part can be snapped easily. The interface is easy to understand and you can just add the parts already predefined for your project. You can rotate it in 3D space to see what it will look like from all angles.

Autodesk, Inc

3D printing

kids create their own heroes

template body parts

STL file

free download in the App Store

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