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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.
The Smart Suite for Metal 3D Printing: Introducing Agile Metal Technology
It’s our big CES 2017 announcement: we’re launching AMT (Agile Metal Technology) a new software suite entirely dedicated to Metal 3D Printing. This suite is a big help for everyone who has a metal 3D printing project. Along with this new Suite, we’re launching what’s needed to 3D print in metal. Starting now, our 3D printing service includes DMLS and SLM metal 3D printing directly online. By launching this new offer, we put our... Read More
Top 15 3D Printed Smartphone Cases From 3DPcase.com
The 3DP Case adventure has reached its end. Since 2012, our customers created and personalized so many awesome cases for their smartphones. The principle was very easy. You choose the model of your smartphone, a style, some graphics and text and we 3D print it. You obtain your very own customized 3D printed smartphone cases. To end the journey, let’s take a look at the best 15 cases 3D printed with 3DPcase.com. CES 2013 Best of... Read More
The 14 Best 3D Printing Tools to Try in 2017
2017 is closer than ever! And with the new year come all the good resolutions we want to keep. One of the best resolution possible to take this year is to enhance the quality, solidity and functionality of your 3D printed products. To help you set the perfect resolution list, Sculpteo team thought carefully about the best 3D printing tools you should try in 2017 in order to perfect your designs and print the most optimized objects.... Read More
2016: Year in Review at Sculpteo
Almost the end of 2016! It has gone so fast for us! So many things we’re proud of. We’re presenting to you all what we achieved this year. Our last preparation of the year is for… CES 2017! Come and meet us, we’ll be very happy to share with you the upcoming projects! You’ll find in this article our new laser cutting service our new materials: CLIP and solid black our new finishes: smoothing beautifier and paintings our new... Read More
Customer 3D Printing Stories: UVify Racing Drones
A few weeks ago, we published the story of Nanoracing, one of our customers, who builds small-size racing drones. Today, we present to you another of our customers who specializes in racing drones: UVify. Their Head of Business Development, Robert Cheek, talked to us about their shift from autonomous technologies for vehicles to First Person View drone racing, their prototyping experience with our online 3D printing service, and gives... Read More
The History of 3D Printing: 3D Printing Technologies from the 80s to Today
3D printing is not as new as you may think! In 2009 when the FDM patents expired, 3D printing became such a hot topic that it was easy to believe it was a brand new innovation. And because it gained such a wide media coverage, people often imagined that FDM was the only additive manufacturing technique. In reality, the first 3D printing technique was SLA, not FDM, and its first patent was filed as early as the 1980s!! Intrigued... Read More
Top 8 CAD Software for Kids
The Holidays are coming! Wouldn’t it be a good idea to have your kids design themselves the presents to their relatives? To help you create this beautiful moment of family and technology, we combined a list of the top 8 CAD software for kids. These are intuitive software that will help children from 4 to more than 13 years old to 3D design their best ideas. With these software, combined to our tutorials and our production speed,... Read More
Metal 3D Printing: Which Technologies for Which Applications?
Creating objects with 3D printing is now one of the best-known advanced manufacturing techniques. With new technologies and materials, metal 3D printing has become a reality to create an alternative for traditional manufacturing techniques. But how does metal 3D printing work? Today, we’ll present to you the three families of technologies that are now on the market for metal 3D printing: Powder Bed-based technologies combine a powder... Read More
Sculpteo is Attending CES 2017 in Las Vegas!
Once again this year, we are attending CES Las Vegas! The Consumer Electronic Show is the largest tradeshow dedicated to technology innovation in electronics for consumers, since 1967. One can read on their website: “For 50 years, CES has been the launch pad for new innovation and technology that has changed the world.” Held from January 5th to January 8th, 2017, CES will gather innovative companies from all around the... Read More
3D printing for electronics: what’s the next revolution?
3D printing is now used in many sectors that were weren’t predicted even 10 years ago. Innovations in medicine, aeronautics, etc. are so advanced that they allow to imagine groundbreaking innovations in the electronics industry. In fact, the combination of 3D printing and the electronics industry is very new. The first printer to print electronic elements was sold in 2015. It’s an incredible revolution that can change the way we... 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.