Know your CAD files: Nine Facts about .STL
The 3D printing sector and the technologies behind it shown a strong growth these two last years. As a standard and for technical simplifications, we used the .STL format file as the common language for 3D printing but do you really know all about th... Read More
Video Games & 3D Printing: the Customer Story of Lily
3D Printing and video games: when a digital character can be handled in real life. Today we share with you a customer story full of colors and movement: the story of the promising student video game Lily, colors of Santa Luz. This project charmed us,... Read More
Laser Cutting Stories: What Our Team Created #3
Here is the third series of our employees’ creations in laser cutting. Our laser cutting service is now running well and two of our employees are pleased to share their project with you! Our team members are very enthusiastic users of our services. T... Read More
New Feature: Request your Favorite Laser Cutting Material
You have a laser cutting project but don’t see your desired material in our laser cutting materials list? Don’t worry! The custom material request feature is here for you. Among more than 60 materials option within our 4 main materials, Sculpteo’s on... Read More
Our Design Guidelines for 3D Printing covers the basics for taking your designs into the third dimension with Sculpteo’s services. It covers each of our available materials and the specifics you’ll need to optimize your file for a 3D print in that ma... Download
What are the Innovations to Come in 3D Printing?
The coming years are probably going to be the most exciting for 3D printing innovations. Indeed, the cost of 3D printing technologies will continue to drop while new expiring patents in industrial printing processes will enable engineers and research... Read More
Is 3D Printing a Threat to the Workforce? 6 Questions & Answers
Automation, AI, collaborative platforms, freelance work, uberization, on-demand consumption, outsourcing, globalization… As we are bathing in what is often called Industry 4.0 or The Fourth Industrial Revolution, many factors seem to be on their way ... Read More
How We 3D Printed the Universe
“We are an impossibility in an impossible universe.” Ray Bradbury. Scientists recently built a way for everyone to hold this impossible universe in the palm of their hand with a 3D printed model! And there’s more: they made the 3D file of the univers... Read More
What’s the difference between our white acrylics? Make the right choice!
Acrylic is one of the four materials we offer for laser cutting, with plywood, MDF and cardboard. Acrylic being a light-sensitive material, it can be hard to imagine what the material looks like only with the pictures you find on our acrylic material... Read More
Do you know how to protect your 3D printing design? How to share your creation while ensuring your copyright? Are you certain you’re allowed to print that 3D model? If you’re in doubt, this ebook is for you. 3D printing is a gold mine for creative po... Download
Top 10 things that were 3D printed in 2009
A Wednesday is always a good day for a throw-back-Thursday! Today, Sculpteo decided to go back on memory lane and to take you back in the days where 3D printing was only at its beginning. Let’s go back in 2009. The year Barack Obama officially became... Read More
Top 18 YouTube Channels for 3D Printing and Tech Enthusiasts
It’s often easier to learn with a video than with text. That’s why YouTube is a fantastic tool. To help you find out information about the tech industry without getting lost in the constant flow of images that is YouTube, we combined a top 18 of the ... 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.