3D Printing Blog - News and Trends - Page 9
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.
Interviewing XtreeE: 3D Printing Concrete to Push the limits of Construction
XtreeE is a cutting edge company, working on revolutionizing the construction and architecture industries, through large-scale 3D Printing of concrete. Philippe Morel, XtreeE president, was kind enough to receive us in their Paris office, in the coworking space Cargo. In this interview, you’ll learn about the company, the stakes of 3D printing in construction, and Philippe Morel’s advice for tech entrepreneurs. Part 1:... Read More
Units and Size: Understand your 3D Printing Dimensions
Designing for 3D printing requires to keep in mind that your object will be a physical object with weight, size and constraints. Even if your object is coherent and seems to be at the dimensions you wish on the screen, it is really important to check if the 3D printed object will match your expectations and the machine constraints. Here are some tips to help you manage the units and size for 3D Printing with Sculpteo. How to... Read More
New 3D Scanning Map: Find the Nearest 3D Scanner!
The need for a 3D scanner can be motivated by many reasons: reverse engineering, industrial CAO, medical devices, tooling, etc… but often, buying a 3D scanner is not the adequate solution. A 3D scanning service has the technology and the skills to do a proper 3D scan. At Sculpteo, we created a 3D scanning map to help you find the best and nearest place to scan your object for 3D printing. Why use a 3D scanner Combining a 3D... Read More
25% orders are delivered in advance!
Every day, we are working on upgrading our 3D printing service and laser cutting service to meet your needs closer and closer. And it is paying! On Ekomi we are graded 4,3/5 on ekomi.com, which shows our customers’ satisfaction. Recently, we’ve been adding options in production to ensure at the same time quality and on-time delivery. We’re very happy to announce that 25% of the orders are delivered in advance! How is it possible, you... Read More
A Revolution for Medical 3D Printing: Pr. Kelly tells us about 3D Printing Bone
3D Printing is revolutionizing healthcare in many ways. Today, we share an interview with Professor Daniel Kelly, whose team at the Advanced Materials and Bioengineering Research Centre (AMBER) of Trinity College, Dublin, is taking part in this revolution, by researching how to 3D print cartilage and bone using a “bio-ink”. Millions of medical procedures require a bone graft every year, and the most common options available at the... Read More
Laser Cutting for Technical Parts: Discover our POM Material
A new material has arrived in our catalogue for your laser cutting project! POM, also known as acetal or polyacetal, is a technical material used in the automotive and consumer electronics industry. It fits perfectly for objects like eyeglass frames, small gear wheels or for some types of handles. Discover what you can do with our new POM material! Composition and Properties POM is the acronym for Polyoxymethylene but is often... Read More
How 3D Printing Services Enable the Spread of Lean Hardware
Find out everything about lean hardware, and how 3D printing services are its best allies. Today, the hardware industry is changing faster than ever. It is now strategic for big companies and young startups to design, produce and iterate their prototypes with always shorter deadlines. Therefore, the main challenge for entrepreneurs is to have their first products in a few weeks, even in a few days or – one can dream – in... Read More
Black Friday: Get 25% Off on All your 3D Prints and Laser Cuts!
Next Friday is BLACK FRIDAY!! For this occasion, we offer 25% off all orders above $120 (or 120€) on all our materials, all our technologies, all our finishes! Careful: The $120 (or 120€) don’t include shipping costs. The discount will last from Friday morning (00:00 on Friday Paris time or 3pm on Thursday San Francisco time) to Sunday night (Midnight in San Francisco time, or 9 am on Monday in Paris time). It’s the... Read More
3D Printing Spare Parts Against Planned Obsolescence
Among the whole panel of potential use of the 3D printing technology, one is growing as a game changer for the industry: 3D printing spare parts. It can transform the manufacturing process more than we think, especially about the relationship between consumer, product and manufacturers. Against the actual matters of planned obsolescence, mass consumption and the increase of e-waste, the 3D printing of spare parts could possibly solve... Read More
Meet Us at Midest Tradeshow! We’ll Talk about 3D Printing!
From Tuesday, December 6th to Friday 9th, we’ll take part to MIDEST tradeshow in Villepinte, Paris. It is an amazing opportunity to foster innovation and to discuss and shape the future of manufacturing and factories. A show for professionals, with a focus on subcontracting Midest is a global show for all industrial subcontracting know-how. Midest’s 46th edition will gather more than 1,600 exhibitors, 38% of them being... 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.