3 new features in CAD software for 3D printing material testing
One major issue while dealing with digital manufacturing is the ability to test your 3D printed model. Thanks to a better understanding of materials, new features in computer aided design software allow you to improve this process. Here is a list of ... Read More
Is IoT a bigger game-changer than 3D printing?
Last September, Forbes Magazine published new IoT numbers, based on multiple recent surveys. One of them, led by the organization CompTIA, focused on the impact of IoT on the business compared to other new technology such as 3D printing, robotics or ... Read More
Neri Oxman: A 3D printing pioneer and visionary
Scientist, designer, architect, artist, sustainability advocate, 3D printing pioneer… the reasons to admire Neri Oxman can’t all be listed in one sentence. Today, we give you a glance at her accomplishments. Because her work is an apology of the poss... Read More
The History of Laser Cutting: From MASERs to CO2 Laser Cutting
From the first lasers (and their ancestors the MASERs) to today’s laser cutting, there’s quite an interesting history of trials and errors, dismissal and discoveries. To understand a bit better what’s behind our new laser cutting service, take this h... Read More
From small startups to large industries, our customers are diverse in sizes, profiles and projects. They meet on one simple aspect of their work: they need to iterate fast, and to produce easily. These customer stories are here to give you concrete e...
How to overcome 3D printing fails: top 5 best practices
3D Printing is an outstanding technology, but it’s important to remember that, as revolutionary as it may be, it’s just another production technique. As such, and like all production techniques, it has its own specific limitations, issues, and challe... Read More
Makerspaces are growing, so is 3D printing!
Hackerspaces, makerspaces and fablabs are community workshops where people can learn new skills and share ideas and tools. In recent years, many of them have opened, including in schools, libraries, and community centers. Just like online 3D printing... Read More
Laser Cutting Stories: What Our Team Created #2
Last week, we showed you what 3 of our employees were doing with our new laser cutting service. Today, we are continuing this series with 3 more projects: two from our employees, and one from our CEO! Creative and insightful projects are what enable ... Read More
Discover Airgora: A Platform for Industrial and Product Design
One of the aspects of our field, 3D design and 3D printing, is industrial design. Industrial designers create products we use in all aspect of our life. From the chairs you sit on, the laptop you use to work, the cup you use to drink to the LED TV yo... Read More
Beyond being a hot topic, 3D printing is in fact a range of different fabrication technologies. What they all have in common is that they build objects additively, which means that a 3D printer adds layer upon layer of a raw material....
Digital Manufacturing or Agile Manufacturing?
It’s not only about 3D printing anymore, we are now a digital manufacturing service online! You’ve surely heard of the advent of the Industry 4.0. Well, now that we are combining two digital manufacturing techniques on the same platform: 3D printing ... Read More
Top 10 Future 3D Printing Materials (that exist in the present!)
3D Printing has grown rapidly and it’s gaining popularity in a number or areas thanks to innovative new materials. Having introduced some new materials and services to our catalogue, we wondered how the future of new materials will drive the 3D print... 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.