Tag: figure

Diy figure stand for animation and aerial posing

Here’s a quick tip for better action and flying poses- Use leftover parts or reassemble another Mo figure to build your own diy figure stand.  

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ModiBot at Maker Faire New York: Flash back to year 1

ModiBot at Maker Faire New York in 2013- Featuring a rare shot of the 16 inch ModiBot Mo on display as we were starting to set up the booth. This was the first event that we sold Mo kits to the public and was about 2 weeks before we started shipping the first batch of figures. […]

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Go, Go, Mo! Let’s keep spreading the word!

We’re at 38% of our funding goal at almost 3 days in. ModiBot Mo on Kickstarter. Pick your favorite color figure color and add your choice of a 3d printed hero accessory sets- starting at $26.

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3d printing & digital delivery- designing a new retail and distribution model

Got a chance to chat with Ethan Lowry over at the HackThingsBlog. Talked a bit about printing, Maker Faire, and why making more of a good thing isn’t always better.  

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ModiBot Prototype Photo Gallery

ModiBot Proto-shoot Had a great time last weekend catching up on product photography (I think I only got about half way through). Its great to sit and play with the parts and look at how the models are translating to the 3d printing process. The sockets seem pretty tight, so everything posed well. I caught […]

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Culinary Custom Kit- Fan commission

ModiBot Guest Custom Kit: Culinary Crusader by Kouri ModiBot fan and multi-media builder, Kouri (http://kourikustoms.com/) requested a custom-assembled kit for one of his original characters. You can check out some of his pics he took at the product page. Definitely worth a looksey. Its a real fun kit for folks who might be interested in cooking […]

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Lot’s ‘o ‘bots! Unpacking video

Lot’s ‘o ‘bots!   Here’s a quick ‘hands-on’ video from the awesome batch of proto parts I got in the mail on Weds. I’m going to make more of an effort to do these more often. Its the best way to see the parts and their basic function. (Source: http://www.youtube.com/)

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Intro to Moli- the female ModiBot

Out of the way, Mo! Welcome, Moli, to the ModiBot figure family. We could certainly use a bit of feminine flair around this place. Check out her page at our Shapeways BotShop See more picks at Flickr

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ModiBot X: Compatible with Xevoz accessories

Finally got some time to shoot pics for ModiBot X’s product page at Shapeways. Here are some of the highlights using some existing parts to show cross-comaptiblility with many of the Xevoz accessories. I stopped short of switching out body parts because we all know how you can get sucked into mixing and matching to […]

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ModiBot on YouTube

After meeting with Drew Bennett from BenSpark.com the other day, he suggested posting a video of me putting the newest kit together. That dude is smart about the blogsphere, so I threw one up. I guess I’ll see if I can drop this into my Hex model page on Shapeways, also.

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