Summary This is a remixed version of Ball-joint articulated octopus and Ball-joint articulated octopus keyring remix. It was also inspired by C. Davy Jones Each leg(tentacle) consists of 9 segments, and is printed at once. Print 8 legs. Print Settings Printer Brand: Printrbot Printer: Simple Black Rafts: No Supports: No Resolution: 0.2mm layer thickness Infill: 100% recommended Notes: A good clean printed leg should be free to bend, wriggle and twist. To do this,I used 85~95% flow compensation and adjusted the printing temperature. How to Print in 2 Materials(colors) with a Single Extruder of Printrbot Simple Metal. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EblhVyTctFQ) Post-Printing Octopusman - Assemble using Superglue(CA). (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VBMu8-hpHis) Custom Section How to make a octopusman with a real face.
Generate a 3d file from photos by using Autodesk 123D Catch (http://www.123dapp.com/catch) or Agisoft PhotoScan(http://www.agisoft.com/). Modify Octopus_Man_Head_Upper.stl with a 3d photo-scanned file by using Autodesk Meshmixer(http://www.123dapp.com/meshmixer).
I made my family members' octopusman keyrings.