SmithShaper: when 3D printing meets fitness
3D printing is shaking up and innovating in all areas of business, like fitness, for example! See Marcus Smith’s story, an enthusiastic entrepreneur who is revolutionizing home fitness. An ingenious idea is not enough to create an innovative product; you must still have the means to make your project come to life! This is a real challenge if you start from 0 and consider using traditional manufacturing methods: start up investment... Read More
How to choose the right material for your 3D prints?
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 when you... 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
The Full List of 3D Printing Materials Available at Sculpteo
At Sculpteo there’s more than meets the eye (or the site) when it comes to the materials we offer. There have a plethora of materials and finishes that you can offer you either directly online with our automatic quoting or just by contacting our sales team. Let’s review the full list of materials available. Organizing materials is always a tricky job. You can choose between applications, 3D printing technologies,... Read More
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