New finishes for 3D printed plastic parts: Extra resistant colors against scratches and external conditions
Are you 3D printing some plastic that needs to resist scratch and abrasion? Maybe are you looking for a uniform color surface result among your 3D printed parts? Do you need some parts the color of which will remain stable over time? Are you looking ... Read More
3D Printed Shoes: How Two Fashion Experts See This Revolution
A few weeks ago, Marine Core-Baillais, Deputy CEO of Sculpteo, was invited as a speaker to a Première Vision conference in Paris where she got to talk about 3D printed shoes. Two experts on the topic led this conference: Nathalie Elharrar and Aurélie... Read More
Black Friday: get your 25% offer for plastic 3D printing & laser cutting!
Next Friday is BLACK FRIDAY! For this occasion, we offer 25% off all orders above $150 (or 150€ or 150£) on plastics and laser cutting! Be careful: The $150 (or 150€ or 150£) don’t include shipping costs and the offer is only available for the standa... Read More
Top 11 of the best 3D printed drone projects
Drones or UAV for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle are more and more common. They are now used in several sectors, such as agriculture, military, aerospace, cinema, or security. 3D printing can be a useful tool to create a drone or can help you to begin with ... Read More
The Fix Your Files for 3D Printing Ebook is a comprehensive PDF that includes a list of the most common modelling mistakes, a complete list of Sculpteo’s online 3D printing tools for automatic tasks and the best software to analyze and repair 3D file... Download
3D Printed Prosthetics: Reproducing a Rib Cage
3D printing is a massive asset when it comes to the medical industry, especially regarding the reproduction of body parts. Indeed, it allows the creation of custom-made 3D printed prosthetics that can perfectly fit the patient’s morphology. Doctor Ol... Read More
Introducing Fabpilot, our cloud-based 3D printing software
Today, we officially launch Fabpilot. Based on 8 years of additive manufacturing expertise, this brand new cloud-based 3D printing software helps you run your 3D printing factory or lab in a more efficient way, with all the tools you need in only one... Read More
How to 3D scan with a smartphone
One good reason for purchasing a smartphone is that you can use them as 3D scanners. Some smartphones, such as Xperia XZ1 come integrated with a 3D scanning application. Some others, you have to choose and download yourself one. 3D scanning is the ne... Read More
Metamaterials: The future of 3D Printing
Have you ever heard of metamaterials before? Did you know that when you combine design and engineering you can create new properties that you cannot find in nature? Metamaterials are pretty impressive for this: for their emerging properties. Promisin... Read More
3D printing resins using the Digital Light Synthesis technology, formerly known as CLIP, deliver incredible results but might not always be easy due to some specificities of this innovative process. Indeed, you should adapt to some special design con...
Top 8 of the best 3D modeling software for the medical industry
3D printing can be helpful in a lot of different professional sectors, and the medical industry is not an exception. Indeed, we saw in a previous blogpost how 3D printing is impacting the medical industry. You can create tools, implants, prosthesis... Read More
How to: 3D print your own brain using MRI or CT scans & free software
As a testimony to the fascinating nature of the 3D printing technology, we are going to walk you through the steps to 3D print your own brain from an MRI image or CT scan (computed tomography scan). There are unlimited medical benefits involved in 3D... 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.