To 3D print a bicycle may cost a lot, but to 3D print its parts and accessories may be cheap and convenient! Below I will break down to you why having a 3D printer means a great deal to cyclists!
Nowadays, 3D printers are getting more and more popular amount people’s life, especially for those who have practical needs, like mechanical engineer, they can 3D print the needed parts in a very quick way and put them into use shortly. And for cyclist, they can enjoy a more comfortable ride with a 3D printer.
3D printed pedal is what cyclists are willing to change after buying a new bike, because cyclists are using different type of pedals for different purpose, but most importantly, to personalize a pair of pedals is always for better grip. Anet editor will go further on this topic in another article.
3D printed pedals for better grip. Anet editor will go further on this topic in another article.
3D printed saddle is another major part of a bicycle; the bicycle saddle is very important, because it bears most of your weight as well as determines your comfort. Saddles are one of the three parts of the bike that meets your body.
Bike saddles are responsible for a sensitive and intimate part of the body; this is why riders often complain about uncomfortable riding. There is a brand new style saddle which is expected to launch in 2020, these saddles abandon conventional foam padding.
This saddle is 3D printed with a polymer lattice structure that is attached to a conventional carbon composite base, sited from 3dprint.com.
A 3D printed helmet can be all about your ideas: It has good ventilation while riders needn’t sacrifice individuality. In the cycling activities with rider team, it is definitely beautiful scenery.
Or you can print one according to your interest:
Anyway, for cyclist, having a 3D printer means a lot of possibilities. Do you have any ideas about 3D printed bike parts?