Food preparation is an art itself. There are various 3D printed gadgets that could help you prepare your favorite meal or your family’s in a snap. Turn your kitchen into a more fancier version with these quirky yet functional 3D printed stuff for kitchen use.
Measuring tools is one of the most important parts of meal preparation. Get your own customized measuring spoons or cups with 3D printers. The trick here is getting the right dimension for each measurement. Worry not though as this is available online for free.
Recommended infill: For spoon – 15% / For measuring cups – 20%
Enough with hassle squeezing of your lemons and limes. With cool 3D printed gadgets like this, you can filter, extract, and collect juices down to its last drop. You can also get a double-filter to make sure there is no pulp in your juice every time.
Recommended infill: 10%
Sushi roll may be fun to look at but why not upgrade it into a heart shape for a change? This 3D printed stuff can assist you in making that perfect sushi roll. It is a mold-like structure to keep your delicious filling inside while you cut it perfectly into bite-sized pieces.
Garlic is a key ingredient in almost every meal. 3D printed gadgets like this help you to crush garlic and pop it into your dishes in seconds. You will need to put holes on the bottom depending on your liking using a drill or rotary tool.
Recommended infill: 100% for strength
One of the best items to 3D print is an empanada maker. Imagine this great meal served in seconds using this gadget. For business minded people, this can also help for a faster meal preparation to serve customers.
Recommended infill: 40%
Plating is another great way to satiate hunger albeit visually. This 3D printed item will let you extrude butter in various patterns you want like star, flower, and concentric circles. Boring plating no more.
Recommended infill: 25%
There are various utensils that may need support to enhance its usability. These are the following:
This is perfect for beginners who are yet to master eating with chopsticks. This 3D printed stuff will hold your chopsticks in place for easy use. It is also in discreet design and size for portability.
Recommended infill: 17%
This is like a thimble for your skewers or sticks to create a DIY whisk. This small but terrible piece of 3D printed stuff will require less space in your kitchen cabinet. Also perfect for outdoors or travel as it is small enough and you can put any skewers to create the whisk.
Speaking of outdoor and travel, it is not smart to bring a spoon and fork and knife as it’s an added weight in your backpack. With this smart 3D printed item, you can enjoy your meal to the fullest even outdoors. For this project, it is recommended to use steel nozzle for food safety.
Recommended infill: 100%
Where’s the tong when you need one? This gadget will help you create a makeshift one in a snap using two forks. Like the chopsticks helper, this needs a little flexibility to allow the forks to press together and vice versa. Best material to use for this project is ABS as this is flexible enough to handle pressure.
Recommended infill: 100%
Most of the samples above are not subjected to heat nor extreme pressure. Thus commonly available filaments are enough to print these gadgets. These are the following:
|PLA (Polylactic Acid)||Odorless, Low-warp, Eco-Friendly, Less energy to process
Can last for 6 months to 2 years depending on the use or purpose of the printed item
Good for food containers or items in the kitchen that may touch food
Prints faster than ABS
3D printed stuff is durable and offers impact resistance
Comes with various colors
|ABS (Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene)||Can withstand higher temperatures
Quite flexible and lightweight
Perfect for items that might be dropped
|PET (PolyEthylene Terephthalate)||This is an FDA-approved filament which means it is food safe. This is perfect for cups, plates, food containers and utensils.
Does not emit awful odor
Does not degrade in water and do not absorb moisture
3D printing companies in the Philippines use these materials. These three are compatible with the most 3D printers available in the country. The trick is ask your chosen provider what materials will work best with the kitchen 3D printed stuff you plan on getting.
We can print whatever you want, be it kitchen gadgets to improve how you prep your meals. We use the best 3D printers available to deliver high quality prints for you. You can also choose the filaments you want depending on its purpose.
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