What are smart materials?
We hear more and more from new experiments made using 4D printing. The 4D printing technology is using the same printing process than 3D printing, the difference between these two manufacturing techniques is the material: the use of what we call smar... Read More
Is it possible to 3D print magnetic parts?
Do you know that it is actually possible to 3D print magnetic parts? In this blog post, we are going to talk about two impressive experiments in which 3D printing has been used to create magnetic parts. How does it work? What are the benefits of 3D p... Read More
13 ways to assure your 3D models are printable
Before sending your 3D models for printing there are a few things crucial to keep in mind. They are important to assure your 3D models will come out looking just as good as on your screen. With this blog post, you will learn what are the essential ... Read More
Discover how 4D printing can create intelligent aquatic plants
New 3D printing innovations are allowing to develop new applications in various sectors such as aeronautics, medical or architecture. Now, the technology is even going further with 4D printing. This new technology arouses everybody’s curiosity and co... Read More
Step-by-step easy guide: designing and 3D printing threads
In this blog post, we will show you how easy it is to 3D model threads, which are used all around us. We have them in our bathrooms, kitchens, gardens. Most of them have universal size and can be easily designed and 3D printed with an online servic... Read More
Top 20 of the best Mechanical Engineering Schools in the world
We sometimes just ignore it, but Mechanical Engineering is all around us. It’s one of those technologies that are limitless and constantly changing. From the invention of the wheel, everything started spinning fast, we soon had cars, trains, planes... Read More
Top 20 of the best 3D modeling software for Mac in 2020
Are you a mac user? You certainly know it, all 3D modeling software is not available on the same operating systems. That is why if you are a Mac user, you will necessarily have to pay attention to find a CAD program compatible with your operating sys... Read More
Artificial Intelligence and 3D printing: Meet the future of manufacturing
It is sure now, Artificial Intelligence is part of our future and already allowing to create really advanced devices. But do you know that the 3D printing technology can also make the most of AI? 3D printing is a game-changing technology, constantly ... Read More
Battle of software 2020: Fusion 360 vs SolidWorks
Choosing the right 3D modeling software for your project can be really difficult. Today we are going to help you with this! Do you know Fusion 360 and Solidworks? They are two really complete and powerful 3D modeling programs, which could help you wi... Read More
World’s lightest and strongest material: Graphene Aerogel 3D printing!
There is a lot of new developments in the field of materials for Additive Manufacturing uses, from 3D printing with Glass or Cellulose to the world’s strongest material Graphene. We will actually talk about the latter one again as it’s not only the... Read More
The world’s first 3D printed bike helmet by Kupol!
Do you remember the Kupol project? We already talked about this 3D printed helmet developed by Gabriel Boutin on our blog. We told you about the prototyping process of this great project using this 3D printing technology. Now, the Kickstarter campaig... Read More
Top 4 of the best 3D printer file formats
It this blog post we will talk about the most commonly used 3D printer file formats. As the choices are numerous it is essential for you to know what are your production needs. Are all the 3D file formats printable? And which 3D printer file format... 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.