Make your personal equipment for the Steam controller
Valve needs to know what you’d do with its Steam controller should you had an opportunity to customise it. The gaming behemoth has launched the CAD plans for it in an effort to spurn the group to place its personal spin on the gamepad be it with equipment or different design concepts. All of the exterior geometry information can be found to obtain from the Steam Group web page. “This lets you create and share to your coronary heart’s content material,” Valve writes. “However you will have to get in contact with Valve is you need to promote your creations.”
From the seems to be of it, this could make 3D printing your personal mockup fairly straightforward, too. As a springboard, Valve has dropped a couple of variations for the controller’s battery door (under) which have a cavity for holding the wi-fi USB receiver.
When we final wrote concerning the Steam controller at size, we talked about its low-hanging face buttons and sharp plastic seams as design quirks — perhaps what you provide you with will really feel somewhat higher in that respect. Given Valve’s usually good graces relating to revenue splitting with its group creations, it does not appear to be Gabe Newell and Co. would have a lot of a problem with you promoting any equipment for the gamepad.