Jello shots: your new hologram substrate.

3d printer that prints figures in jello shots:

Soooooo... with all these shortcuts, only 2K of memory to go around and mechanics hacked up out of old CDROMs and bits of wood, does it work? Well, it mostly does. It took some fiddling with the 'ink' to get a consistency that doesn't 'run' into the rift the needle creates. I eventually got good effects with a mix of banana liquor, food colouring and some corn starch. I put it in the microwave for a small while to get the corn starch to turn everything into something that's more like a gel than a liquid. With that, I had something I could make nice lines with.

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3 Responses:

  1. Laura Rubin says:

    This is relevant to way too many of my interests.

  2. This is the sort of thing that gives me hope for humanity.

  3. I somehow missed that at 30C3. I've got hope for it at 11111C111.