Dna!

On thingiverse I am always looking for science-related projects, and I stumbled on this very very nice DNA filament by chylld.

I decided to give it a go without any support, just adding a fan on front of the Replicator to cool it down faster.IMG 9143

Just some minor cleaning up on the corners where it made some threads, but no overhangs. 

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Sliced with Makerware (2.0, just found out there is a 2.1 released today!)
infill 5%, number of shells 3, layer height 0.1 
Temperature 230°C,
speed 80 (extruding) 150 (traveling)  (Default settings for high quality)

light blue PLA, from Reprap world

Double Helix STL

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