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The Sculpteo blog delivers the latest news and trends about 3D printing. You'll find information about the latest 3D printing technologies, 3D files, tutorials and the best 3D modeling software.
Easter 3D Printing Challenge with CGtrader!
Every holiday should be an opportunity to do some 3D printing! That’s why we partnered once again with CGtrader for Easter. If kids will be looking for chocolate this year, some of us will be more focused on making 3D print ready models related to Easter to win this contest. It could be anything: decorations for home, decorated eggs, 3D printable Easter bunnies or anything that reminds Easter. Once again, we have a full bag of... Read More
No need to go very far to see that 3D printed food wins lots of excitement. On TV, in the news or during the differents shows, we often hear the question “And you can even print food?”. Yes. But it depends on what you want to put behind the word 3D printing. Lots of 3D printers are already using a head to melt and extrude ABS or PLA and 3D print objects that way. This is basically the very same concept for food. The 3D... Read More
Bhold is a line of 3D printed accessories for home, office, and travel. When bhold CEO Susan Taing founded the company last year, she didn’t want the launch to rest on one single item, but rather a cohesive collection of products. “I wanted the bhold product line to tell a story from day 1,” says Susan. She also didn’t want to compromise on time-to-market, spending years or months in development. “With 3D... Read More
3D printing can solve a great deal of issues, but this one is huge. In Utrecht, Doctors from the University Medical Center, have realized the very first full skull transplant with the use of a 3D printer. The 22 year old woman is now living with a 3D printed implant as skull replacement. As the doctors explained, the performed operation was the only way to save the young woman from a rare disease. By keeping on growing extra bone... Read More
Hello Everyone! We have great news! We’ve waited a few days until it’s finally online but Alexis, our Production Director, came to the rest of the team with great news somewhere during the week to tell us we were ready to launch a new material: our translucent resin! Your calls for an ideal material to simulate glass and translucent parts have been answered. In other words, it’s a rigid and nearly colorless high... Read More
Support Sculpteo in its Hack4France run
There are many Hackathon out there, but this one is another kind. The team behind Hack4France imagined a two months online Hackathon during which developers from everywhere can join to imagine new ways to use APIs. The contest is divided in 3 steps. And we need your help for the first one. Along with about 20 others French startups that developed an API, we are running to be selected as finalists and thus let developers master the use... Read More
Hi, I’m Alex, in charge of User Experience here at Sculpteo. I thought I’d take a minute to let you know about some changes that we’ll be rolling out over the coming weeks, starting with new upload and checkout forms. After working with some of our users over the past few months at our meetups and events, we found our users are generally happy with our features, but they sometimes felt things could be clearer. We’ve been making things... Read More
More and more apps are created to let you make 3D models online. However just a few are directly targetted at young children. Antomicsoom had the idea to let kids do just that. With a playful and fun interface you can imagine your own Potatoyz figurine and print it directly in 3D! Atomic Soom is a studio that imagines new digital creations with a specific approach. The team behind it grew a deep relationship with educators and... Read More
Our famous pink pigs — demonstrating mass-production with 3D printing — continue their tour with a return to NYC for the Inside 3D Printing Conference and Expo, April 2-4. This year’s event also includes a Maker Summit and Pavilion. Sculpteo’s Kristen Turner will be a panelist on the Maker Summit’s Additive Manufacturing Unplugged session. We will be at booth #313 in the main expo hall. Come by to chat about 3D... Read More
Most people know that 3D printing is great for engineers, product designers, hardware startups, and hobbyists. But there’s another group that’s adopting 3D printing in their business: marketing and communications agencies. R&R Partners, a national brand agency renowned for creating the (in)famous Las Vegas tourism slogan “What happens here, stays here”, recently created hundreds of mini-robots with... Read More
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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.