Using OpenSCAD for 3D Printing is AWESOME
By now it’s really not difficult to see the immense potential that 3D printing offer to us and these days more and more people are eager to jump on board and benefit with this amazing technology. As often happens with new technologies, it requires some learning on the user’s side to take full advantage of all these new tools available. In the case of 3D printing the first challenge commonly comes when we need to create a digital... Read More
Staples and Sculpteo partner to launch new 3D printing offer
It’s been a while since we’ve heard stories about how 3D printing will change retail as we know it. Think of a shop in which you’ll be scanned from top to bottom, one where you’ll leave with made to order products. Building on their early success in 3D printing, the major office supplier, Staples Inc., just opened a new platform for anyone to discover professional quality 3D printing at fair market prices. Sculpteo is... Read More
Arro studio success story, 3D printing at Paris Design Week!
When two French designers are inspired by 3D printing, they give light a heartbeat. Ludo Roth and Erik Arlen, the two founders of Arro studio, used Sculpteo to print their work exposed during the Paris Design Week. Curious about their living design, we met them to better understand their process of creation and their vision of 3D printing. Designers for almost ten years, they have used 3D printing in their previous... Read More
DIY Tutorial: the ultimate finish – From 3D printed to final product look
As you probably have read on our recent post about 3D printing uses, ever since the first 3D printing technologies started to emerge, there has been one true undisputed application for it: Prototyping. 3D printing back then and especially today with its ever increasing speed and versatility has turned into the number one tool when it comes to quickly materialize an object or idea. Today in a matter of days or sometimes even hours we... Read More
We’re hiring for the Sculpteo Bay Area factory!
We have a great team of people here at Sculpteo! And lucky for you we’re looking for new team members to join our Bay Area team. If you’re looking for a job in the 3D printing industry… we’d like to hear from you! We’re proud to say that we’re expanding our Bay Area team, and if you’ve ever been interested in working in the 3D printing industry now is the perfect time to start. Sculpteo is... Read More
The HopBlast Company’s Prototyping Success Story!
Co-Founders Wendy and Steve didn’t let their lack of experience stop them from creating The HopBlast Company, instead they used their time to create an amazing prototype utilizing Sculpteo’s services. If you have an idea but no prototyping or 3D printing experience read this article and learn how these Co-Founders turned their idea into a company. Can you tell me and our readers a bit more about what The HopBlast Company... Read More
Some Assembly Required – Designs You Can Build!
Karen here, with another round of 3D printed goodies available on Pinshape! If you missed our last guest post on Sculpteo, feel free to check it out for some award winning designs from our past 3D design contests. Or, read on to get another bunch of recommendations for your next 3D print from Sculpteo! This time, the designs we chose all need to be assembled by you after they’re printed, which is where half the fun is! Just a... Read More
3D printed batteries to go further, faster and cleaner!
Batteries. We use them everywhere and all the time to the point of having become seriously dependent on them. That is exactly why it may come as a surprise how in this current era of constant innovation meant to make our lives easier there is that one single component embedded on most of ours daily used gadgets that has barely changed in the last 40 years since its conception. Clearly, we are talking about batteries and the good news... Read More
How to start successful 3D printing business today.
Starting your 3D Printing Company is challenging, and we’ve compiled the do’s and don’ts for your first year of business. The quest for business success doesn’t come with a road map but it can be navigated by studying those who have been successful in the industry; you’ll learn today how successful startup companies in the 3D printing industry built their success with minimal effort by using these simple... Read More
MIT introduces 3D printing with glass
When it comes to 3D printing, all eyes are directed to the machine performances and the development of new materials. It’s just the way it is, and we understand why. The more you can do with 3D printing the more people will see it a a viable way to produce objects in their everyday life. That being said, some materials are not that easy to print. For instance, glass was a tough one to reach. Until now. Last Friday, researchers... Read More