4D printing a shape memory polymer
Additive Manufacturing is about using a single material for creating complex shapes and “impossible” geometries. While designers and scientists are focused on optimizing the 3D printing process in terms of design and manufacturing with a given range ... Read More
Concrete 3D printer: the new challenge of the construction business
Construction 3D printing is a real challenge, but 3D printing structures at an architectural scale tend to be more and more doable. A lot of new 3D printers are arriving on the market each year, always faster and more powerful. As we saw in our revie... Read More
3D Printing in Education: The Challenges of Opening a Makers Lab in a School
When it comes to education, 3D printing can be a major asset. Indeed, by teaching the students how to use this technology, they will learn valuable skills for their future. Moreover, 3D printing can be a great tool in terms of pedagogy. These are the... Read More
Reducing the 3D printing price with hollowing: Our best tips for a successful result
The 3D printing price depends on a few factors. Among them are the 3D printing materials that are used, the 3D printing finishes applied, and of course the amount of used material. The less 3D printing material used, the lower the 3D printing cost ... Read More
The most attractive feature of 3D printing is the ability to create shapes and objects that cannot be achieved otherwise. In this eBook you will see 18 examples of products and research projects from the 4 categories below: complex geometries, mass c... Download
New MDF and Plywood Laser Cutting materials: New material and thickness available
At Sculpteo, we always strive to provide you the best customer experience and stand up to your expectations. Not only we constantly update our 3D printing materials and 3D finishing options but also our Laser Cutting materials. Today we introduce two... Read More
A year in review: what has happened in 3D printing this year?
3D printing is a field in constant evolution, with big and little revolutions each year. 2017 was, once again, a good year for additive manufacturing. Here is a review of what has happened in 3D printing in 2017. In this blogpost, we are going to sum... Read More
3D printed car: The future of the automotive industry
When it comes to the automotive industry, additive manufacturing is a major game changer. The 3D printing technology used to be only a prototyping tool – and obviously, it still is. But now it’s also starting to be used in car manufacturing. This is ... Read More
Eliminating 3D printing support material: Our best tips
3D printing enables the creation of many complex models and impossible designs. Yet, there are some limiting factors that complicate the 3D printing procedure. The use of 3D printing support material is one of them. Even if it is an essential paramet... Read More
Ever wondered what it would be for your company to have its own 3D printing lab? But where would you start? What resources, printers and personnel would you need? Not to mention, what exactly are the advantages of having a 3D printing lab of your own...
How to learn CAD in schools: Top 15 of the best educational software
3D is more and more integrated to our daily lives and its future is really promising. A lot of engineers, researchers, designers, and people from various sectors have to deal with 3D software. Even the younger kids are now using different kind of tec... Read More
3D printed watch: The most promising projects
Are horological structures 3D printable? Indeed, additive manufacturing can develop interesting and complex objects such as 3D printed watches, which you can already find on the market. But even if 3D printing leads to innovation in various sectors,... 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.