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Free 3D Models – 50 Best Download Sites & 3D Archives

Looking for free 3D models to download? Here are the 50 best download sites and 3D archives to get free STL, OBj, 3Ds, C4D, BLEND, ... files for 3D printing, rendering, games, animation, ..., you can use in Unity, Blender, SketchUp, 3ds Max, Maja, and more.

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2018 AutoCAD Tutorial – 6 Easy Steps for Beginners

Learn AutoCAD in just 6 easy steps! Our 2018 AutoCAD Tutorial for beginners will guide you step by step to design your first object.

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6 Best Free Online CAD Software Tools

While many free models are available through sources such as Thingiverse or MyMiniFactory, the most satisfying aspect of 3D printing for many is when you've finally printed a model that is completely yours. Unfortunately, modern CAD software is an investment most users aren't willing to empty their wallets for. Instead of shelling out $1000+ on a program like Solidworks or Zbrush, many of these free online CAD software tools offer the same design power as industry "big boys." But won't have you skipping out on this month's rent. Check out the most important free online CAD software tools here.

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24 Best Free 3D Design Software/3D Modeling Software Tools

Looking for free 3D design software? Here's a compilation of the best free 3D modeling software tools available right now for 3D CAD.

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19 Best CAD Software Tools

Looking for the best CAD software to get the job done? Here is the cream of the crop when it comes to professional CAD software tools on the market right now.

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Tinkercad Tutorial – 5 Easy Steps for Beginners

In this Tinkercad tutorial for beginners, we will show you in just five easy steps how to create 3D models in Tinkercad. You can do it!

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Facebook Supports New Format for Interactive 3D Model Uploads

You can now digitally sculpt a 3D model and upload it straight to Facebook to share with your friends. But, better yet, Facebook is now offering support for higher-quality glTF 2.0 files.

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3D Printed Gun Designs Surface on Dark Web for $12

A new report on dark-web markets finds growing demand for CAD models of 3D printed guns, costing $12 on average. 

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OBJ File Format – Simply Explained for CAD and 3D Printing

OBJ file format and 3D printing go hand in hand. Find out all you need to know about OBJ file format for CAD and 3D printing in this guide.

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Shapr3D Introduces Powerful CAD Modeling into the iPad Pro

Shapr3D integrates with Siemens PLM and Tech Soft 3D to release professional-grade 3D CAD modeling software for the iPad Pro. 

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How 3D Scanning Can Optimize Food Packaging

Swiss specialists Bachmann Forming use Artec 3D scanners to digitize handcrafted chocolate bunnies, so they can create custom food packaging.

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SelfCAD Offers Free Licenses for Students and Teachers for 3 Years

SelfCAD, the online 3D Modeling Software company, has announced it's offering both students and teachers free licenses for 3 years.

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Artists Design and 3D Print at Blender Institute in Amsterdam

A team of creators at the Blender Institute in Amsterdam are using LulzBot Mini 3D printers to bring their creations to life.

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This 3D Printed Cube and a Webcam Can Manipulate 3D Objects

With a webcam and a 3D printed cube, researchers develop 3D controller system that could be used in anything from gaming to medical diagnoses.

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Autodesk CEO Carl Bass Steps Down As Company Undergoes Major Transition

The leading 3D design and engineering software firm Autodesk has announced the resignation of CEO and President Carl Bass.