Battle of architecture software: Revit vs Sketchup
Both Sketchup and Revit are architecture purposes software. However, they differ in the tools they offer contrasting final results. Which one will you choose to 3D model your project? Get ready for our next battle of software: Revit vs Sketchup! To... Read More
Top 10 advantages of using 3D printing for proof of concept
Proof of concept is an essential part of any product development process. Before moving onto rapid prototyping, you need to know what’s the starting point. 3D printing can really help you out with that by providing you new and better ways of produc... Read More
3D print a photo: How to convert photos into a 3D model?
3D printing gives life to all your best projects. Do you know that it could also give life to your picture? Yes, you read it right, if you have a picture of it then you can turn it into a 3D model and 3D print it! From 1 to 100 hundred pictures, seve... Read More
3D printing technology: SLA vs SLS
At Sculpteo we are often asked: what is the difference between SLA technology and SLS technology? Today we’d like to share with you the similarities and differences of these 3D Printing technologies and materials, in order to help you figure out what... Read More
3D printed glasses: Taking the eyewear industry to the next level
3D printing is now changing how glasses are designed and manufactured. Many eyewear manufacturers, or even individuals, are starting to adopt this layer-by-layer technique, mainly to differentiate their products from their competitors and bring more ... Read More
Which laser cutting material for which application?
You may know Sculpteo as a 3D printing service, but do you know that we are also providing a laser cutting service? From Acrylic to Cardboard, our materials offer a wide variety of uses and applications for your laser cutting projects. Laser cutting ... Read More
Medical 3D printing applications: Everything you need to know
Surgeons, students, dentists, do you know that 3D printing is becoming one of the main tools of the medical industry? As a 3D printing service, we regularly see new medical projects developed using plastic, resin or metal 3D printing. 3D printing in ... Read More
FDM vs SLS 3D Printing – What They Mean and When to Use Them
3D Printing or Additive Manufacturing refers to a group of technologies used to build three-dimensional objects. Depending on your project’s characteristics, the object you need to print, and the quality and cost required, one 3D printing technology ... Read More
Is a sand 3D printer the future of Additive Manufacturing?
You might be surprised, but sand 3D printers go back to the late ‘90s! Generis and MIT are responsible for this huge development. But how exactly does this technology work? At what stage is it after 20 years of research and improvements? Today, we wi... Read More
Can we save wildlife with 3D printing?
We recently wrote about saving forests thanks to Additive Manufacturing, now new research was conducted to protect wildlife animals. Brandy Neiles, a resource biologist from South Dakota’s Gae, Fish & Parks, is changing the face of preserving the Bob... Read More
Comparison between 3D printing and traditional manufacturing processes for plastics
Initially created as a method for rapid prototyping, 3D printing, which is also referred to as Additive Manufacturing, has grown into a true manufacturing process. 3D printing is giving engineers and companies the ability to both prototype and manufa... Read More
Battle of software: Rhino vs Sketchup!
Are you looking for the best software for your project? Get to know Rhino and Sketchup! They are both powerful, but very user-friendly CAD programs and provide the user with an excellent set of 3D modeling tools. What differs them? Which one will h... 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.