When is 3D Printing the best solution for production?
3D printing, also called additive manufacturing, is the process of using specialized equipment to assemble, via a computer and a 3D model, an object layer by layer. It has some unique and interesting advantages over traditional manufacturing. First, ... Read More
Our guide to Makerspaces – Part 2
In the second part of our Guide to Makerspaces, we’ll check out two very different places. The Techshop de Paris, which has opened following the lead of Techshops in the United States. This place claims to be open to everyone, including families. And... Read More
Express Production: we received an A+
We kept our promise! We are proud to announce today, almost two months after releasing our Express Production Mode, that we delivered on time 100% of all parts. Since the beginning of April 2016, Express Production Mode is available on our website.... Read More
48 hour sale: 20% off your white and dyed plastic 3D prints!
Flash Sale! Save 20% on your white and dyed plastic 3D prints today and tomorrow. With the code MAIA we are offering a 20% discount on 3D printed white or dyed plastic in all its forms: 100µ or 60µ layer thickness, raw or polished, normal or express... Read More
What happened at RAPID fashion show?
There is a fair amount of cool behind RAPID. Not only, all the biggest 3D printers manufacturers are there to display their machines (from plastic to metal 3D printing), but the most influential persons in the industry are also heading there. The 201... Read More
State of 3D printing, threats and opportunities for 3D Printing industry on 2016: what’s your guess?
“What trends would you anticipate having a major impact on 3D printing?” 250 additive manufacturing users recently gave their analysis on possible evolutions of the 3D industry, which we have reported in Sculpteo’s 2nd annual State of 3D Printing. To... Read More
Our guide to Makerspaces – Part 1
Have you ever been to a makerspace? They are very unusual places. Often, a community of enthusiasts can be found there, whether they’re individuals who are becoming technology do-it-yourselfers or professionals engaging in a new innovative project. T... Read More
3D Printing with Carbon Rigid Polyurethane resin : the complete Q&A
Over the past 10 weeks, we’ve had the opportunity to use the new Carbon3D M1 digital light projector (DLP) resin-based 3D printer. Not only is the M1 printer the fastest in its category (stereolithography (SLA) printers), it also is compatible with a... Read More
Introducing the Smoothing Beautifier: a new standard for high-quality 3D printed parts
After a long period of research, the Sculpteo team has developed a brand new patent pending process to smooth laser sintered plastics. You can get prototypes that look like the finished product and small series that truly have a high-quality surface ... Read More
How to manage your Sculpteo notifications
Did you know that you could customize which notifications you receive from us and how you receive them? This post handles everything related to your Sculpteo notifications and it’s divided into four sections based on the type of notification. Conti... Read More
The 3D Printing Questions Accelerators & Incubators should ask
There are many accelerators and incubators out there. It’s a growing trend and for each niche market, you can be sure you’ll find just the one you need. Over a series of different posts, we covered the “accelerator” question under different angles. W... Read More
State of 3d Printing 2016 : Hobbyists
As we have stated in our first blog post concerning our second edition of the State of 3d Printing, our survey reached around 1,000 engineers and design professionals at virtually all levels, across all industries, and around the world. Out of this t... 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.