I love this. Redditor chimponabike had a problem. He describes himself as having “sausage fingers”, and as such found the shutter locking mechanism for his analogue camera that very hard to turn. So what did he do? He 3D-printed a lever for it.
A perfect encapsulation of ‘The Fixer’s Manifesto‘: if it’s broken, fix it. Because everyday practical problem solving is the most beautiful form of creativity there is. If it’s not broken, improve it. A small, clever tweak can improve how something works for years to come.
The new lever in it’s place – and unlocked
Via reddit DIY.