Valoptim and Sculpteo: 3D printing architectural models for customers!
3D printing is well used for architecture. We can see that 3D printed houses are becoming a reality and that 3D printing could become a common manufacturing technique in architecture. Additive manufacturing can also be used for other application in t... Read More
Interview: Meet one of the 3D printing creators, Jean-Claude André
Do you know that 3D printing has been created by three French researchers? Indeed, Jean-Claude André, Alain le Méhauté and Olivier de Witte registered the first patent for this game-changing technology in 1984, but everything didn’t go as expected, a... Read More
The ultimate guide to designing 3D printed interlocking parts
With 3D printing technologies, the design freedom is just endless. Additive Manufacturing allows for the absolutely new use of design tools, such as interlocking tools. Thanks to 3D printing you are not able to combine different technologies and mate... Read More
3D printing with plants: How is it possible?
3D printing is constantly evolving, new 3D printers, new 3D printing materials are unveiled regularly. Today, we chose to talk about a brand new 3D printing material that might surprise you: a vegetal 3D printing material. Discoveries made in the add... 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...
3D printing with recycled plastic: Turning food waste into sustainable materials
Additive Manufacturing is a cutting-edge technology already, producing 3d printed hearts and turning light into electricity, but there is always room for improvement. And what if we can improve both the materials and the impact we have on our environ... Read More
How using 3D printing for architecture projects can truly help your business
The challenges of the architecture field are numerous. For instance, building architectural models in tight deadlines is very demanding. Luckily, using 3D printing for architecture is a great way to make the life of architects easier, helping them to... Read More
The ultimate guide to 3D printing small objects: master your 3D model
Creating small objects can be tedious, arduous and time-consuming. Why bother when you can 3D print them? Additive Manufacturing has numerous appliances and is not limited only to large scale. With our best tips for 3D printing small objects, you w... Read More
Additive Manufacturing: the ultimate game changer for mass production
3D printing might seem like a fashionable trend everyone talks about, but the truth is Additive Manufacturing is bringing the new industrial revolution to high volume production. It is highly beneficial for many reasons: it can decrease the costs, ... 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....
Discover our newest Laser Cutting materials right now with our Q&A!
We know how different the projects of our clients can be and we continuously want to improve our service to meet your production needs. That’s why we launched 4 brand new Laser Cutting materials! Get familiar with our 2 Acrylics, a plywood material, ... Read More
3D printed bones: What is possible?
Are 3D printed bones a reality? Additive manufacturing can be used to improve patient’s healthcare thanks to its various applications in the medical industry. 3D printing prosthesis becomes more and more common, while 3D bioprinting is becoming an i... 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.