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As a professional are you using 3D printing in your everyday life and sometimes wish that it could be more handy ? Well, these few phone apps will help you keep your 3D projects on track! 3D modelling, 3D viewers and 3D scanner, your smartphone will be your best tool with these 3D printing professional apps.   3D modelling for 3D printing professional apps     3D creationist Android : Free IOS : Free With 3D Creationist...

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During the 2016 edition of the Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show, we unveiled our Virus clothing collection. While these three pieces looked very different from one another and used different techniques, they all belong to the world of designer Anastasia Ruiz. What made her decide to create fashions blending both 3D printing and traditional materials? What are her thoughts on this technology and her true feelings about this...

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The optical industry is one of the most exciting industries affected by additive manufacturing, as well as one of the oldest. The earliest known lenses were made from polished crystal in 750 BC and though we’ve seen upgrades to the industry over the centuries thanks to engineering, we are at the brink of an amazing breakthrough! 3D printers, both professional and desktop, are pushing the boundaries of what can be done. Today we...

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Connected devices are everywhere and when it’s not about your quantified self, your bike or your car, it definitely is about your home. The rise of those new products has been allowed by an easier access to prototyping technologies and the fact that the documentation to industrialize a product is now widely available on the web. Once again this year, CES was the demonstration that smart trackers and connected devices have a...

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At the beginning of 2015, we decided to launch a new survey in order to gather more precise data on how 3D printing is used and of course to learn more about what our users are looking for. We didn’t expect such a huge success. Our survey was answered 1100 times and the State of 3D printing’s first edition report downloaded more than 10 000 times.  With no surprises, we are turning to our readers, users and community once again...

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Our regular users know that Sculpteo is all about empowering you to make the most out of your 3D file. We keep on building exciting features so that your 3D file can still be optimized online without having to go back to your CAD software. Among the specific online 3D tools that we developed, there are Hollowing (to hollow the inside of your model), the Solidity Check (to test the solidity of the future object), our tool to analyse...

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If you are seriously considering using 3D printing to create your next project, then you probably know that , more than the strength and flexibility properties of your material, you need to know for which kind of use it is appropriate. . Don’t worry, you are not the only one. Among our customers, one of the top concerns is the water resistance of our material.  To provide you with a clear answer about the possibilities of our...

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Human beings have always been fascinated with robotics, and it has been the basis of many science fiction movies. It seems to have recently recaptured the imaginations of the greatest fiction directors, and who knows, maybe in 10 years there will be humanoids as realistic as the “replicants” in Blade Runner. Robotic technology is growing The world of robotics is exploding, and Google’s December 13 purchase of Boston Dynamics seems to...

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While it’s true that increasing our manufacturing output is necessary especially after partnering with companies such as international office supplier Staples and computer giant Hewlett Packard, we have to keep a close eye on quality because that is priority #1! After running Q.A. tests on our output we are proud to announce that we have doubled the capacity for our US market and increased our European market capacity by 30%...

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2015 was a paradoxical year for the fashion industry and 3D printing. Indeed, this year is a mix between disruptive applications (pushing the boundaries of 3D printing one step beyond ) and in the meantime the use of 3D printed  accessory became a commonplace. The future of 3D Printing in fashion industry is even written : sur-mesure and dematerialization are the ultimate challenges. But we should keep it in mind as a dream in 2016....

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