This tutorial instructs users to create a 3D model of a fidget spinner in Solid Edge.
This folder includes detailed instructions, a step-by-step video, and Solid Edge part files. This 3D model can be saved as a .STL file that can eventually be 3D printed.
This lesson would be great for class STEM time or maker spaces!
Select the following link to install the free Siemens Solid Edge 3D CAD software for your classroom (www.siemens.com/plm/solid-edge-highschool). Students can download and install their own free copy of Siemens Solid Edge. (www.siemens.com/plm/solid-edge-student).
Help your students improve their 3D Spatial Thinking and Creativity with more examples on the GearupU website. Developed by a Utah State design and engineering teacher focusing on STEM to STEAM, GearupU exposes students to a world of amazing patterns, shapes and artistic designs and gets them excited about STEM. Students with no background in 2D or 3D design should start with Class 1.
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