3D Printing Blog - News and Trends
The Sculpteo blog delivers the latest news and trends about 3D printing. You'll find information about the latest 3D printing technologies, 3D files, tutorials and the best 3D modeling software.
How 3D printing impacts the medical industry
The singularity of the Healthcare industry is that it has to adapt with a very accurate specificity to every patient. The resources used for surgeries or to treat the patient are often customized, expensive and limited. Those constraints are very adapted to the use of 3D printing technology which prints a unique piece, fully customized and at an affordable cost. In this way, 3D printing use was quickly on the rise in this industry.... Read More
Discover 7 of the coolest metal 3D printing applications!
Metal 3D printing is a very promising technology, creating great opportunities for many industries. Using this manufacturing technique, you can produce fully functioning 3D printed parts with great mechanical properties. At Sculpteo, we strongly believe this is a real game-changing technology, and so do our customers. In our 2017 study dedicated to 3D printing, metals ranked as the third most used kind of materials. But what can you... Read More
DIY Tutorial: How to get a finished product look for your 3D printed parts
As you may have read on of our 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 materializing an object or idea. Today in a matter of days or sometimes even hours we can... Read More
3D printing software: How we optimize our batch using our Nesting tool
Last week, we started introducing you to the main tools of our in-house 3D printing software. Based on the expertise we’ve acquired over the years, we’ve developed production-focused 3D printing tools to optimize each aspect of the 3D printing process. Today, discover our Nesting tool, which determines the best way to pack your parts inside the build space of the 3D printer. Optimizing the packing of a 3D printing job: A major... Read More
20 of the BEST Mechanical Engineering Groups Online in 2017
Today we share the 20 BEST Mechanical Engineering & Robotics Groups for 2017 on LinkedIn. Social communities for engineers are not only great for networking, but they are possibly the greatest option for troubleshooting or receiving suggestions for improving your iterations. Take a look at our list of mechanical engineering forums & online groups to help jump start your project. Below you can find our list of the best... Read More
Multicolor 3D printing: Why is there a difference between the colors on your screen and on your 3D printed parts?
Have you tried Multicolor 3D printing? This is our only material which allows you to 3D print a part with multiple colors. However, just like a “2D” printing process, the colors of your 3D printed part may be different from what you see on your screen. In this blogpost, we will explain what makes the colors different and give you a few tips to help you improve the colors of your 3D printed objects. Before we dive into the topic, let’s... Read More
3D printing software: Introducing our Orientation Optimization tool
Having the right software is a major key to success when it comes to additive manufacturing. To make the most of this technology, you need high-performance tools, designed to meet your needs while at the same time being user-friendly and easy to pick up. If managing an Additive Manufacturing workflow becomes easier and more reliable, it brings this means of production closer to being an everyday industrial reality, especially for... Read More
Special Discount: Get 14% off for Independence Day and Bastille Day!
As you know, we have offices both in the United Stated and in France. And July is an important month for our American and French friends! Indeed, they celebrate Independence Day and Bastille day. Here is our special gift for all of our dear customers: a special discount! You can use the “INDEPENDENCEDAY” code for your orders to get a 14% discount on our plastic material. But hurry up, it only lasts until the 14th of July!... Read More
Your TOP 5 3D Printing Software Tools
Having a problem with your 3D file can happen, and you will then have to go back to your modeling software to fix it. Therefore, you waste more time, However, using Sculpteo’s 3D printing service helps you modify your 3D file online in a few clicks! In this article, you’ll find our best 3D Printing software tools that you need to edit, fix and improve your 3D model without having to go back to your modeling software. Thus, no more... Read More
3D Printing up to 10 times faster: Sculpteo welcomes HP Multi Jet Fusion technology!
Providing you with the best 3D printing service is our main goal. Here’s why we’re always looking for new innovative technologies and materials to enrich your experience. This time, HP chose us as one of their first French partners to work with their 3D printing technology: HP Multi Jet Fusion! This major innovation allows us to 3D print your plastic parts up to 10 times faster than with other technologies. Curious about it? Become... Read More
Discover more about 3D printing and digital manufacturing with our blog
Sculpteo is a digital manufacturing service that provides both a 3D printing and a laser cutting service. We decided to add a blog to our website back when the company was created. The overall goal is keep you updated on all the latest news and trends of the digital manufacturing in general and 3D printing in particular. On our blog you’ll find information on the 3D printers, on 3D modeling with detailed tutorials, comparisons between the technologies, events and even discounts.