The history of NASA 3D printing rocket parts: the latest innovations
NASA has been a pioneer not only in space travel, sending the first man ever to the moon, but also in utilizing Additive Manufacturing for aerospace applications. 3D printing allowed them to break new boundaries and improve their rockets. Let’s hav... Read More
Have you heard about composite materials?
We talk about 3D printing materials a lot. It is quite an interesting topic as Additive Manufacturing gives you a lot of options. For instance, you can pick flexible materials or ones with the best heat resistance. There are plenty of choices. But to... Read More
Which 3D scanner is the best for you?
Using a 3D scanner can be a good solution to start your 3D printing process. Indeed, to 3D print, it is necessary to get a 3D file! Several possibilities are available: you can design your own 3D design using a 3D modeling software, or get one from t... Read More
Why should you use CLIP (DLS) technology for your next project?
Are you starting a new 3D printing project and you’re unsure about the technology you should use? Or maybe you’re new to Additive Manufacturing? Let us introduce you to one of the most effective and highly precise 3D printing technologies: CLIP (DL... Read More
3D printing solving denture problem… in prison?
3D printing has a lot of benefits to offer to the dental industry. From dental implants to aligners and 3D printed braces, the use of additive manufacturing is really promising in this sector. It could offer new possibilities on different levels, and... Read More
Battle of Software 2020: 3ds Max vs MAYA
We know it! The 3D modeling world is actually offering a lot of possibilities and it might sometimes be complicated to see what are the best tools to use for your project. Choosing the perfect 3D modeling software is one of the most important parts o... Read More
You might soon be able to 3D print wood
We are now able to 3D print a lot of different materials, and researchers continue to be interested in the development of new 3D printing materials. Today, let’s talk about this new project of 3D printed wood, developed by researchers from Columbia U... Read More
CAD vs 3D modeling software: what is the difference?
There are hundreds of answers on every forum when someone asks: Which 3D software should I choose? People always list 3D programmes they use, but it’s not that easy to pick the best software for your projects. First of all, you need to know that ... Read More
3D printing improves smart fabrics
We talked about Additive Manufacturing being used in the fashion industry numerous times. From 3D printed shoes, fabrics and jewelry to software specialized in creating new, innovative solutions for the ultimate wearing comfort. In this blog post, ... Read More
3D printing resolution: how to check it and why it’s important
Previously we talked about STL file resolution and how essential it is for your 3D files to be 3D printed well. In this blog post, we will focus on how essential is the 3D printing resolution and how it affects your 3D models. What exactly is 3D prin... Read More
What is hybrid manufacturing?
Have you ever heard about hybrid manufacturing technologies? We hear more and more about this new process, often seen as a little revolution. This process is using both subtractive and additive manufacturing. But why is this manufacturing process so ... Read More
Wondering how to 3D print faster? With light!
Additive Manufacturing is the perfect solution for low-volume production. It doesn’t require expensive molds and gives you new design freedom to improve your products. It can produce highly complex, accurate and fully functional parts in a short amou... 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.