To produce models, 3D printers need files, typically in STL format, to be sliced into G-code. One type of software used to make these models is 3D sculpting software, which can recreate organic curves and freeform shapes.
If 3D printing mugs or plates for the kitchen, they must be safe for contact with food. Here are 12 vital facts about food safe 3D printing.
Basically, there is one software you do need: that is a slicing software. Optionally, you may want to use a 3D modeling software.
Check out 2018 guide to 3D printed drones with resources, materials, and ideas. In fact, all you need to start 3D printing your own drone parts.
3D scanning technology has been around for a while, but upgrading your Kinect to have one at home? Yes, it's true! You can now have a Kinect 3D scanner without breaking the bank.
Check out our SLS 3D Printer Guide to the best industrial and desktop SLS 3D printers. Includes SLS 3D printing services, technology overview, applications, materials, and more.
Looking for new Tinkercad ideas for your next project? Here are the 26 cool Tinkercad designs currently available on the website.
Does your next project call for the durable PETG used in plastic bottles? Or perhaps you want to go for PLA, the environmentally friendly bioplastic used in surgical implants? Continue reading for an in-depth comparison of the two!
A great 3D print rewards you for investing your time and money. Check out these simple 3D printing tips to improve the quality of your prints!
Lightweight and razor-sharp, this craftiest of knives is a useful aid for print post-processing.
Following the success of the Anycubic i3 Mega, the new Anycubic Mega-S improves upon the previous model at a slightly higher cost. Are these upgrades worth it?
The Creality CR-10S is an improved version of the popular CR-10. Let's lead you through the improvements and review the specs of this 3D printer.
Looking for Overwatch 3D Models for 3D printing? We’ve got good news for you: Here are 60 amazing free models.
Fusion 360 vs Inventor: What are they, how do they compare, and which one should you use? Find out what makes these CAD platforms from Autodesk unique.
Whether you’re full-time 3D artist freelancer, looking for a digital side-hustle, or trying to sell your 3D models online, check out the best sites for working as a 3D designer/3D modeler.
Touting improved mechanics, a better UI, and other nips and tucks, is the Anycubic Photon S different enough from the original Photon to be worth it? Check out our review to find out.
The Shapeoko 3 XXL from Carbide 3D is a large CNC router kit that is easy to assemble and use, making it the choice for us. Check out our review to find out if it could also be the choice for you.