3D Printing: ‘Will You Be Mine?’ Cuboidroid

I’ve had fun creating my cuboidroids, and as my confidence has grown so have my modelling skills. The third cuboidroid in my series is perhaps the most whimsical to date… ‘will you be mine?’

will you be mine cuboidroid

The arms took a fair number of prototypes to get right, as did the ‘hands’. I eventually settled on the hexagonal shape and added the internal thread. This will give me the opportunity to add props using bolts that screw in. I’ve also added extra elements to reinforce the droid bits:


Now I’ve done the prototypes, I need to perfect the smoothing of the various components, perfect the paint jobs and come up with more characterisations. Not much then…

Used for this character

  • 3D design using Autodesk Fusion 360
  • 3D printer: Anycubic Kossel Linear Plus printing with Anycubic black ABS
  • Primer: Hycote Grey Primer
  • Liquitex Professional Spray Paint: Parchment
  • DecoArt Media Fluid Acrylic: Transparent Yellow Oxide
  • Flowers coloured with Distress Stains: Candied Apple / Fired Brick