Posts made in October, 2010


The Taj Mahal is a massive white marble mausoleum built between 1631 and 1648 in the city of Agra (India) by order of Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favourite wife. This famous monument, known as the Jewel of India, became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1983. This beautiful 3D model of the Taj Mahal was created by Kevin Girard using Google’s Sketchup modeling software. It’s now available on Sculpteo. Makes a great gift for the...

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Each week starting today, we will be showcasing fantastic 3D models compatible with 3D printing. This week, we’ve picked the Taj Mahal. In coming weeks, you can expect lots of surprises and much more unusual designs. If you have any suggestions, feel free to let us know directly via the contact form, Twitter or Facebook...

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Introducing MakerLegoBot, a 3D printer made with LEGO Mindstorm NXT. You’ll have a chance to see for yourself at the upcoming LEGO World in Zwolle, Netherlands, from October 20 to 27. The printer involves 3 LEGO Mindstorm smart bricks and 9 NXT motors and is inspired by the work of the MakerBot and RepRap teams. If you’re a LEGO Mindstorms fan and would like to build this 3D printer yourself, just follow...

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To celebrate its first anniversary, Sculpteo has decided to offer you a gift : a general price-cutting on all materials. It is not just a temporary trend, but a permanent one on all our 3D printing prices, in order that the price will never be a barrier. See below an example of old/new price for the 3D print of our logo : S by Sculpteo in 7 x 7 x 3,8 cm – Coloured material : 115€ -> 74€ (159$ -> 102$) – White plastic...

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Starting today, you can order custom figures that make the perfect gift for someone who deserves something truly special (truly unique, actually). If you have friends or family members who are getting married soon, act fast! The usual wedding-cake figures aren’t really good enough for that very special day, so our avatars definitely have a competitive advantage: they really look like the newlyweds.       ...

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