hey there I have a unique case that the McPherson makerspace has referred me to you guys on.
I have two ceramic hands that are perfect imprints of my late grandparents - anyways they told me at McPherson makerspace I would need a Stl or obj file of it then they could do a 3d print of it
please let me know if this is something you can do
Do you have a picture of them so we can get an idea of the contour
Actually if all you want is to replicate them you might consider making a silicone mold. Then you can make them out of whatever. I’m no expert by far. But we do have someone who makes molds of detailed space ships and paints them I think.
Okay could you put me in touch with him?
Those are cool I dont think my 3d scanner would capture the detail in those.
I’m still trying to learn it
Here’s a good video on how mold making is done.
You really don’t have to use the expensive silicones they sell. Regular old silicone through a caulking gun will work too.
Ive never done it but watched robbie Maxwell do it once.
Also check out mixing dish soap as a Catalyst in with your silicone It helps speed up the process