May 6, 2021


Open SCAD Tips & Tricks for 3D Printing, CNC and Laser Cutting!

Open SCAD – Syma X8 Motor Housing!

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SYma X8 Motor Cover & Main Frame & Main Gears & Main Shaft Sleeve

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