Conductive 3D printing: How can additive manufacturing help electronics?
Additive manufacturing can be really useful for electronics: you could totally use this 3D printing technology to manufacture the enclosure of electronic device, or to develop prototypes. Now, it is possible to go further and print electrical element... Read More
3D printed eyes: The latest research improvements
One of the industries that benefits the most from Additive Manufacturing technologies is for sure the medical sector. 3D printing can lead to breaking news and discoveries with a combination of new materials, lab assistance such as 3D scanners, and... Read More
How does part orientation affect your 3D printed parts?
In all the traditional manufacturing processes, orientation is a parameter which has an impact on the feasibility of the part. A bad orientation choice will make the part complicated to produce, and will raise the cost of the final part. With machi... Read More
Improve your production and customer experience: The best projects of 3D printing in the retail industry
Additive Manufacturing is making its way up in different sectors of retail. From 3D printed washing machine parts, electronic components, to 100% sustainable shoes, companies try to create a totally new and improved customer experience. And the lat... Read More
The Fix Your Files for 3D Printing Ebook is a comprehensive PDF that includes a list of the most common modelling mistakes, a complete list of Sculpteo’s online 3D printing tools for automatic tasks and the best software to analyze and repair 3D file... Download
Metal Prototyping with 3D printing: Our best tips
3D printing is a great technology used in many industries. One specific technique that proves to be a great asset for demanding engineering projects is Metal Prototyping. According to the State of 3D printing 2018, the use of metal in the Additive Ma... Read More
3D printing tolerances: All you need to know about the Accuracy of Additive Manufacturing
While 3D modeling your parts, it’s essential to remember about the factors that will influence the final size of your 3D prints. Those factors depend on the 3D printing tolerances of the Additive Manufacturing technology you use. In this blog post,... Read More
How a designer used 3D printing for human gills
Have you heard of Biomimicry? It’s a way to get inspiration from nature and find solutions to our problems in it. It’s also especially useful for designers, as nature very often provides them with perfect ideas to resolve design or patterns issues. O... Read More
3D printing versus CNC machining: Which one is best for your project?
The use of 3D printing has been growing very fast during the last years and many conversations have been raised over this innovative and game-changing technology. However, the traditional manufacturing techniques have plenty to offer in many domains.... Read More
The Sculpteo Guide to Cost Efficiency Through Short Series Manufacturing is an in depth study that compares 3D Printing to injection molds. It considers a plethora of factors including the size, quantity and complexity of a given object to find when ... Download
Top 6 of the best heat resistant 3D printing materials
The 3D printing technology stands out for many reasons compared to the traditional manufacturing techniques. One of these reasons is that it’s compatible with many heat-resistant 3D printing materials, just like many materials used in the traditional... Read More
The Battle of innovation and tradition: Metal Casting vs Metal 3D printing
Additive Manufacturing is very often referred to as the new industrial revolution. From 3D printed car parts to airplanes or houses, 3D printing is changing the world around us. But how does the innovative and fairly young technology perform compared... 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.