Introducing new metal finishes : Pink Gold, White Rhodium and Black Rhodium!
The gifting season may have just ended, but at Sculpteo we’re offering a treat anyway. We’re launching three new precious metal finishes: pink gold, white rhodium and black rhodium! Now all you need is an inspired design for jewelry and you’ll have a custom piece (or even the means to start your own business). Brass and silver just got even better. A while ago, we launched our brass and silver materials with... Read More
Go Bigger with New Polishing Options
Sculpteo now offers polishing and double polishing options for even larger objects in white plastic. Everyday at Sculpteo we are looking for new and better ways to quickly turn an idea into reality. We feel that nothing should get in the way of high quality 3D printing and small batch manufacturing – especially size. For this we are excited to announce new, larger maximum polishing sizes for objects printed in white plastic.... Read More
You created your 3D models. Hit the 3D print button on Sculpteo.com and ordered a plastic print. Now you just received your 3D print at home. Here are a few DIY tips to refinish your polyamide model and particularly to solve to big questions: how to attach and paint your multi-part 3D printed polyamide objects? Attach your polyamide pieces A time may come when you need to print your 3D model in more than one piece. This may be because... Read More
Refine layers using Batch Control
It is possible to generate finer layer thickness using Batch Control. Most of Sculpteo’s printers use a process called Selective Laser Sintering (SLS), which involves rolling multiple thin layers of polyamide in a basin. Those layers are then fused together through the heat of a laser, resulting in a nearly smooth object. This video gives a good impression of what the process looks like. Typically the thickness of these layers... Read More
3D printing is not a unique process with just one material or one technology. In fact, when you’re looking for a 3D printed part, you can choose between many solutions and this choice will largely impact the outcome. Depending on where you are in the development lifecycle of your product, choosing the best material can be the key to your project’s success. Let us guide you through the process of picking the right material... Read More