solar system

3D Printed Solar System

With the 3D Printed Solar System, you can actually hold the universe in your hands and see the planets revolving around the sun. It shows the different sizes of the planets in our system, and makes the position of our earth insightful. The mechanism can be turned by hand, showing the planets orbiting the sun at different speeds. The 3D printed Solar System makes for an elegantly designed decorative object and is a fascinating celestial model for any science or astronomy enthusiast. It´s also a conversation starter and an educational tool, for example for parents who want to show their kids how the solar system works and where exactly we are in it. The complete mechanism is 3D printed in one go and does not require any assembly, showcasing the unique fabrication possibilities of 3D printing.