Thu 16th Jan 2014 | News
MyMiniFactory has just launched their first contest of 2014 - Valentine's 3D printabledesign contest. The grand prize is an all expenses paid break for two at a 5 star spa retreat, including travel and dinner, with a value of £1000.
To enter the Valentine's contest applicants need to 3D model and upload a design following one of the two design themes -
• Theme 1 - Gadgets - a 3D printable gadget.
• Theme 2 - Keepsake/Gift- a 3D printable Valentine's gift or keepsake for a loved one.
Entries will be accepted from the 13th of January till the 27th of January, and the competition is open to applicants worldwide.
To enter, designers must register with MyMini Factory and submit an entry through the upload system. All entries will be 3D test printed to assess their printably and functionality. If it successfully passes this print test it will be entered into the contest. MyMiniFactory makes a promise that designers will be provided with feedback if there are any problems with their file/design and all successful applicants will receive a 3D print of their object! After this a two week voting period starts, where entries will have their own personal page to receive public downloads from. The design with the most downloads will be the grand prize winner!
Launched on the 18th June 2013, the site is the result of many months of hard work by a team of experienced 3D designers. The large range of free 3D Printable objects aim at satisfying the growing number of 3D Printer owners. Every object is original and unique, and all designs are test printed by the My Mini Factory team on affordable 3D Printers to assure their quality and print-ability. MyMinifactory.com is calling the worldwide community of 3D designers to upload their objects on the platform. Beautiful and/ or functional printable objects will then be exposed to the large community of enthusiasts who visit MyMinifactory.com. Very soon designers will also be earning cash based on the downloads of their objects.'
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