Global 3D Scanners Giving a Huge Blow to the Consumer Market

3D scanner is an instrument which examines the real objects and environment, to collect data based on shape, geometry, and appearance. The collected data is then used to construct digital 3D replicas. 3D scanners are classified into two groups’ viz., non-contact scanning and contact scanning. Let’s see what has happened earlier in the 3D Printing world.   Twindom launched an ... Read More »

Airwolf 3D Partners with MatterHackers to Bring Fully-supported 3D Printing Software to Customers

3D Printing Software

Airwolf 3D, designs and manufactures desktop 3D printers, today announced a new partnership with MatterHackers, Inc. that will see customers of Airwolf 3D’s printers, provided with a free, fully-supported, version of MatterControl Pro. In addition to providing an all-in-one 3D printing interface, MatterControl Pro is the first and only desktop 3D printing software to come with full phone and email support.   “Desktop 3D printers ... Read More »

3D Printing Support in Windows 8.1 Explained

Gavin Gear, Microsoft member, has explained the 3D Printing support in Windows 8.1 on his blog. Some useful things, learned during the process, about 3D printers. Design for 3D printing requires knowledge of the specific manufacturing process being used. Example considerations for the fused filament fabrication process I used include supports and overhang, tolerances, and surface patterns/texture. 3D printed objects ... Read More »

Meet the newest member of Cubify family: Cubify Sculpt!

3D Systems has introduced a new product called Cubify Sculpt. It seems that you may be able to quickly and easily shape your ideas with virtual clay using it.     According to Cubify blog, Cubify Sculpt packs a powerful feature set that includes embossing with textures, adding color with paint for full color 3D printing, intuitive push and pull tools to sculpt ... Read More »