Ultimaker Core Lessons: STEAM lesson 2 – Pill Box

Ultimaker Core Lessons: STEAM lesson 2—Pill Box

The Pill Box project is another quick-to-create and quick-to-print lesson. This project teaches students about measuring with precision, tolerances, offsets, and aligning objects.

Project Objectives

  • Design & measure with precision
  • Demonstrate how to align objects
  • Employ tolerances & offsets
  • Understand and execute boolean operations
  • Prepare a model for 3D printing

Recommended age range 10+
Category: Beginner lessons
Tags: 3D CAD, 3D printing, 3D printed, beginners, design, education, constraints
Software: Tinkercad, Fusion 360
Lesson Duration: One 45 minute class (additional time to print)
Estimated filament use (per person): ~1.41m/~11g


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