Join the 3DBenchy Birthday Contest!


Note: The contest is completed and the winners have been announced.


On April 9th, 3DBenchy turned five. Let’s celebrate! Join the #3DBenchyBirthdayContest for your chance to win a license of Simplify3D or six spools of ECOrefill PLA Filament.

The prizes are sponsored by the creators behind 3DBenchy: Creative Tools – a 3D software and hardware provider.



How to participate

1. Create
3D print the most creative version of #3DBenchy you can imagine. Any size, any environment, any setting, any 3D printer – go crazy, be inspired! Download the model from Thingiverse.com.

2. Share on Instagram
Post your contribution on Instagram. Important! Add the hashtag #3DBenchyBirthdayContest and mention @3DBenchy in your post. Make sure your Instagram profile public for us to see your contribution.

3. Get votes!
Invite your friends and followers to vote on your contribution. The contributions with most likes on Instagram will win.


The contest runs between April 9th through May 9th, 2020. Make sure to share your contribution as early as possible, so that you have time to collect as many votes as possible.



Vote on your favourite contribution

All submitted contributions are shown below. Vote on your favourites by liking them on Instagram.