This week’s selection is the popular Kame House by product designer Pepe Aliaga.
The Dragon Ball series is extremely popular, having originated in Japan in 1984 with a series of manga books and eventually anime series sold worldwide. The manga volumes have sold over 240 million copies worldwide to date.
Many 3D printer operators will be very familiar with Dragon Ball, having watched or read the series when younger. This 3D model is of Kame House, explained by the Dragon Ball wiki as:
Kame House (カメハウス, Kame Hausu; lit. "Turtle House") is a house on a very small island in the middle of the sea. It is the home of Master Roshi, and, for much of the Dragon Ball series, Launch as well. It also becomes Krillin's permanent residence. during the Majin Buu Saga, he still lives there along with his wife and daughter. In Dragon Ball Super, Krillin and his family moves to Satan City. Its address is NBI 8250012 B.
Aliaga has reproduced the 3D model in no less than 24 parts. It will probably take you at least three filled print plates to print all these pieces, but they appear to be easy prints that don’t require support structures.
After assembly and painting, you’ll have a very close replica of the Kame House from the series.
Available for free download from Cults3D.