3D Printing & Aerospace: check out our staff picks!
Aerospace and 3D Printing are made for each other and NASA and European Space Agencies are demonstrating this almost every week. At Sculpteo we are proud to 3D-print for prestigious project like the Philae mission and produce some satellite parts for CNES. But there is also a lot of lovers of the stars among the Sculpteo folks. We asked them what’s their favorite story about Aerospace 3D Printing. Alvise likes the First espresso... Read More
Material can change shape with 4D Printing
3D Printing is already reshaping a large number of industries and no-doubt that all potential applications are not discovered yet. This doesn’t prevent the researchers to work on the next step: 4D Printing. Programmable materials are able to change shape without complex stimulation. Watch them in action. 4D Printing is developed by Self-assembly Lab, which is a cross-disciplinary research lab at MIT inventing self-assembly and... Read More
Beyond 3D Printed car and Supercar: can you 3D print car parts?
Prospective projects including 3D Printing are regularly shaking automative manufacturing by re-inventing the way we conceive and build cars. But should you wait several years before using 3D Printing in your own car? Last week’s announcement of the performances of Blade made the buzz. This supercar created by divergentmicrofactories is based on a 3D-printed chassis that can be assembled in a matter of minutes. The chassis... Read More
Find the hackerspace close to you with the Makermap
Beyond summer beaches and music festivals what about visiting an hackesrspace and being inspired by making stuff? The Makermap charts the hackerspaces and the maker resources around the world. The Makermap is an ongoing open source project which aims to create a global database of maker resources – from workspaces to incubators – which is powered by the maker community and easily searchable on any device. The project was... Read More
How to choose your hardware incubator?
Mathilde Berchon, the brilliant author behind Making Society blog, has released the essential guide to know about and to choose your best hardware incubator. It’s a special pleasure to tell you about Mathilde‘s work, since she has been publishing hundreds post on Sculpteo blog between 2011 and 2012… Mathilde Berchon is also the author of ‘L’impression 3D‘, the first book of SerialMakers collection... Read More