This Week in 3D Printing (Sept 13 –19)

This past week was a big one in the 3D printing world, here’s a quick recap on some of the biggest stories… 3D Printing to conquer Mars There are no boundaries for 3D Printing. Even the boundaries of the atmosphere. On September 20th, the first 3D printer intended for in-space use will depart aboard a rocket from Cape Canaveral, Fla., headed for the International Space Station (ISS). It will there […]Read More…

Special reduction for Maker Faire New York

September 20th and 21st, makers from all over the world gather during the big event of Maker Faire New York. It’s the perfect opportunity to get inspired and print all of your ideas with our special offer. Let the Maker spirit get in the way. From the 17th to the 21st, benefit from our 10% off offer, starting from $100 orders . All you need to do is enter the […]Read More…

This loving grandfather designs and 3D prints his family gifts

For the past 25 years Jérôme Morin has been making his grandchildren gifts for special occasions. He’s devoted countless hours to scrapbooking, sculpting, modeling, and designing the perfect family gift. When he discovered 3D Printing and Sculpteo’s services, he knew it would be the best choice to produce his new project. Here is his story. Everyday, there are new people who discover additive manufacturing as a means of production. Here […]Read More…

Optimization Tools: Solidity Check

3D modeling softwares, Sketchup for example, offer a great flexibility when it comes to designing objects, but those objects aren’t always ready for a 3D print. The physics in the program and the physics in real life aren’t always congruous. Luckily, Sculpteo offers an online optimization tool which will show you exactly where your object is too thin. To show you how the optimization tool works, I’m going to use […]Read More…

Kenneth Brown reinvents the Jurassic with 3D Printing

What’s really exciting about 3D Printing is that it’s a great way to bring ideas to life. 3D printed prototypes are flourishing in a multitude of industries, but additive manufacturing solutions also benefit designers who are eager to launch new products. It’s the easiest solution for a designer to quickly get their hands on their original designs. Kenneth Brown is one of the many designers who benefit from 3D manufacturing. […]Read More…

This Week in 3D Printing (Sept 6- Sept 12)

This past week came with a bunch of great news for the 3D printing world, here’s a quick recap on some of the stories we enjoyed… A 3D Printed Prosthetic Wolverine Hand for a disabled mini hero 3D printed prosthetics are everywhere these times, and that’s great news! But it seems hard to find one which is as cool as Aaron Brown’s Prosthetic Hand. Volunteer at e-Nable, he decided to […]Read More…

Optimization tools: directly hollow your model on Sculpteo.com

Sculpteo’s team is relentlessly dedicated to make 3D Printing easy and accessible for everyone. We work hard to create online tools to help you optimize your 3D file. Hollowing is one with major upsides. Our hollowing tool allows you to quickly lower and optimize the price of your print. As you know, the printing price depends on many factors: the material, the finishes, and the amount of used material, to […]Read More…

Beyond Excel : Give life to your data with 3D Printing

Until recently the 3D Printing industry was focused primarily on bringing digital representations of products to life.  Designers and mechanical engineers were using additive manufacturing technologies to simply turn their 3D models into real objects, which populate our daily life. Volker Schweisfurth decided to take the technology a step further, as he uses 3D printing in a radically new way. He was among the first ones to imagine a way […]Read More…

Meet with Sculpteo at TEDxHEC Paris!

If you can’t make it to the TEDxMarin show in California, we’ll also be at a TED talk in our headquarters in Paris! If you’re in Paris stop by the TEDxHECParis show on September 24, at the HEC business school in Jouy-en-Josas, we’ll be there with a stand full of exciting 3D printed objects. This year’s theme at the TEDxHECParis show is Avant-Garde Thinking, and Sculpteo’s services fit in flawlessly. Manufacturing in […]Read More…

3D Printshow London: what we thought about it

Let’s cut right to the chase: we loved 3D Printshow London! It was a great opportunity for us to meet some fascinating people, to learn more about 3D Printing (there’s always something new to pick up) and to discover some amazing designs. Arthur, Alex and I (Alexia) were there and we’ve got a lot to tell for sure. Located in the Old Billingsgate Market Building, facing the Thames, the show […]Read More…

Meet with Sculpteo at TEDxMarin!

Are you in the Bay Area and looking to get inspired? Stop by TEDxMarin, where you can meet the Sculpteo team! This year’s theme is Adapt, and 3D printing falls perfectly into the theme. In a time when environmental problems are haunting and transportation prices are rising, we need to adapt now. With 3D printing, entire manufacturing lines can be moved toward the place of final use and can readily […]Read More…

This Week in 3D Printing (Aug 31 – Sept 5)

This past week was a big one in the 3D printing world, here’s a quick recap on some of the biggest stories… Bre Pettis Steps down as CEO of MakerBot On Thursday, 3D Print reported that Bre Pettis, the cofounder and CEO Makerbot will be stepping down from his position at the head of the company. Pettis will remain in Statasys (MakerBot’s parent company after last year’s $403 acquisition), and […]Read More…

New Reductions Exclusively for Students

School is starting to gear up again, so to celebrate the oncoming knowledge we have launched a new discount just for students. You can receive your 20% student discount in 3 easy steps: Email contact@sculpteo.com from an address ending in ‘.edu’ (or any other school / university address) Attach a copy of your student ID in the body with ‘Student Discount’ as the subject Receive your exclusive 20% discount! Here […]Read More…

Sculpteo to present on Photoshop at the 3D Printshow London

You probably remember back in June we announced our partnership with Adobe Create Cloud Photoshop CC. At the 3D Printshow London, we’ll be taking our relationship a step further with three presentations at the Photoshop booth. Our lead UX designer, Alexander Gryson, will be giving three talks on Sculpteo’s integration with Photoshop CC and different ways of getting the most out of the program. Gryson explained what exactly the presentations […]Read More…

Drones’ 3D printed parts: Sculpteo gets up in the air with Hexadrone

It’s well known that drones and 3D printing definitely make a good pair. Additive manufacturing technologies allow droning professionals and hobbyists to build their own aircraft. With today’s technology, drones can perfectly match their owner’s needs. We met up with Alexandre Labesse, CEO at Hexadrone, to get his views on the influence of 3D printing in the industry. Based in France, Hexadrone is a mechatronic company, as Alexandre Labesse explained […]Read More…