Guide to Unusual 3D Printing Materials
If you’re interested in 3D printing and our manufacturing methods, you probably know about the most widely used 3D printing materials. Those include polyamide, resin, alumide, multicolor and some metals. However, these materials are just the tip of the iceburg, 3D printing has many other hidden surprises. The following guide will help you learn more about the materials and manufacturing methods that are not found in conventional... Read More
New €5Million in Funding to push Sculpteo further
We are proud to announce that Sculpteo has raised €5 million from XAnge and Creadev. This investment will accelerate our growth, further globalize our offering and strengthen our industrial base. Creadev joins Sculpteo’s previous investors, XAnge who have also significantly increased their initial 2012 investment. In total, five million Euro has been raised in this round. The founding partners maintain their majority stake and... Read More
Sculpteo is Hiring!
Have you been looking for an exciting position in the fast-paced field of 3D printing? Well now’s your chance to get in at one of the most prestigious 3D printing services on the market. Sculpteo is an international company in two of the most bustling metropolises out there today: San Francisco and Paris. If you’re looking to become a part of this young and collaborative team, now’s the time. Check out the job... Read More
3D Printing resolution on plastic: the complete Q&A
How do you take into account thermal shrinkage and printing resolution when you’re designing your 3D model? Matthew, process engineer at Sculpteo, explains the process in detail and give tips for your mechanical parts. For this post we will focus on our plastic material which utilizes Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) technology. Is 3D printing resolution a topic you’re following at Sculpteo? Absolutely! As a lot of... Read More
How to give dimensions and units to your 3D file ?
So you’ve got your 3D file all ready to go but you have no idea what size it is. How do you make sure that it has the dimensions you want? Well, we’ll show you two ways to give your 3D file dimensions. One way is more complex and the Sculpteo way just makes more sense! Our in-house designer and 3D printing evangelist Christina has prepared two short videos to let compare two ways to give a 3D file units and dimensions. In... Read More