3D Printable Hinges Design Tutorial

DIY 3D Printing

Angus published this great tutorial on how to design and 3D print movable hinges. cool things to 3d print design how to tutorialYou can find the files from the tutorial here: https://gumroad.com/l/HFUjr.

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Celebrating Innovative Design

3D Perspectives

Our Vice President, Design Experience Anne Asensio recently had the honor of being the first woman to serve as the Honorary Chairman of the 30 th annual EyesOn Design Automotive Design Exhibition. What is unique about EyesOn Design?

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Designer Spotlight: Jeremy Burnich

Shapeways Blog

Joy Complex is a shop best known for Jeremy’s Sound Wave Jewelry, but has expanded to gadget accessories, modular jewelry, and collaborations with other designers and artists. What’s the story behind your designs? My sound wave designs for example were inspired by my wife.

Shaping Dutch Design: TriToy

Shapeways Blog

In celebration of Dutch Design Week 2017, our Shaping Dutch Design series will once again take a closer look at a few of the dozens of Dutch designers who are part of the Shapeways EXPO this year and, of course, our global maker community all year round.

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Intelligent 3D Curtain Wall Design

3D Perspectives

Tweet: Intelligent 3D Curtain Wall Design | @Desktop_Eng @3DSAEC #3DEXPERIENCE [link]. In other words, engineers push the envelope in design, making things bigger or lighter until they fail and then seeking out what went wrong. Façade Design for Fabrication Industry Solution Experience.

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Tutorial Tuesday 52: Design Your Own Satisfying Fidget Bead Bracelet

Shapeways Blog

Today’s 5-step intermediate-level Tutorial Tuesday can work in a number of different design softwares, so we focus on the basics of how the design is created. Step One: Design a single bracelet link. . Inspect the chain by temporarily splitting the design in half.

SF Design Week // FATHOM Designer

Studio Fathom

FATHOM Industrial Designer Ava DeCapri is up for any design challenge, having worked on various projects spanning industries from consumer electronics to automotive to medical. blog DeCapri design Design Week engineering san francisco SF Tech

Shaping Dutch Design: V Design Lab

Shapeways Blog

In celebration of Dutch Design Week 2017, our Shaping Dutch Design series once again takes a closer look at a few of the dozens of designers who are part of the Shapeways Community EXPO this year. Are you as intrigued with Vigliani’s design concepts as we are?

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Shaping Dutch Design: Malinko

Shapeways Blog

In celebration of Dutch Design Week 2017, our Shaping Dutch Design series will once again take a closer look at a few of the dozens of designers who are part of the Shapeways EXPO this year. There is a reason why Malinko’s designs feel so intuitive.

Design for AM

Rapid Prototyping News UK

Is it true that engineers can simply transpose their designs based on extractive manufacturing for use in Additive Manufacturing? The answer to both these questions is that in order for engineers to get the best out of AM their component or product needs to be designed with AM in mind.

Disney Makes Connector Design Automatic

DIY 3D Printing

Disney Research developed the software to automatically designs 3d printable connectors. Then, AutoConnect creates several alternative designs that users can choose from for 3D printing. The design of the connector is created by combining two holders, one for each object.

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Designer Spotlight: Daren Strange – East Tower Design

Shapeways Blog

Daren Strange is the designer behind East Tower Design , a Shapeways Shop that boasts some beautifully designed architectural models and cityscapes from around the world. Los Angeles, California by East Tower Design. How do you decide which monuments to design?

Design for Life – Breath/ng

3D Perspectives

To tackle this significant environmental and social issue, Dassault Systèmes challenged Kengo Kuma and Associates to create a solution-based design that delivers a cleaner air to cities. How can design help shape a better future ? Join us at Design in the Age of Experience.

Designer Spotlight: Sonia Verdu

Shapeways Blog

Shapeways designer Sonia Verdu hails from Madrid, Spain – and she embodies the creativity of the city she calls home. “I How did you learn to design in 3D? I listened to him and started to share my designs here. Lantea the Jointed Doll is incredibly well-designed.

How to Design Plastic Parts with Intent

The Solidworks Blog

Communication between the part designer and mold designer is crucial to keep the tool design and build on schedule. See picture below showing the new design methods using SOLIDWORKS. This information can be found at the earliest stages of design using SOLIDWORKS Plastics.

Tutorial Tuesday 48: Family Design Time

Shapeways Blog

This Tutorial Tuesday we’ll highlight some of this year’s 3D design tutorials that even the youngest (or oldest!) If you want a 3D sandbox to play in, check out how to get started in Tutorial Tuesday 3: Beginner 3D Design With Tinkercad.

Designer Spotlight: Latte A.L.

Shapeways Blog

I used Photoshop, the free Netfabb, and Tinkercad for the first few designs that I listed on Shapeways. There are many forums and blogs online about 3D design and printing. Shapeways also links to several easy-to-learn software applications to get started: Tinkercad, 123D Design….

Designer Spotlight: Igor Puškari? – Iggy Design

Shapeways Blog

Iggy Design features some incredible creations by Igor Puškarić, who is an award-winning 3D artist and animator with over 6 years of experience in the video game industry. He loves to design and create high-quality models that people can use in their own projects, films, games, and animation.

Shaping Dutch Design: mulderendevries

Shapeways Blog

In celebration of Dutch Design Week 2017, our Shaping Dutch Design series will once again take a closer look at a few of the dozens of Dutch designers who are part of the Shapeways EXPO this year and, of course, our global maker community all year round.

Design 3D Printed Cranial Plates

DIY 3D Printing

Here is a great detailed tutorial by Materialise on how to use their 3-matic software to design custom cranial implants for complex skull and head injuries. cad design how to materialise medical applications of 3d printing tutorial

The Best of Tutorial Tuesday: Beginner 3D Design With Tinkercad

Shapeways Blog

If you’ve never designed a 3D model before, then this post will show you how to get started. We’ll start with showing you how to design simple 3D models with a free program called Tinkercad, and then how to send those models to Shapeways for 3D printing. Designing a Model.

From SOLIDWORKS Design to Manufacture using the 3DEXPERIENCE Marketplace

The Solidworks Blog

Make is the most seamless way to get your designs produced from directly inside SOLIDWORKS. The first step is to upload your SOLIDWORKS design, choose the manufacturing specifications, whether it will be 3D printed, CNC machined, injection molded or sheet metal.

Digital Design Transfer for Medical Devices (video)

Tech Clarity

Medical Device manufacturers struggling with product complexity can leverage digitalization to more efficiently transfer product designs to the shop floor.

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NASA Picks Winners for 3D-Printed Mars Habitat Design Contest

3D Printer

NASA has officially picked three winners for a design contest that asked participants to design a futuristic habitat that astronauts could use to live on Mars. According to the design team, the pyramid design would provide an effective radiation shield against the harsh Martian climate.

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Digital Design Control for Medical Devices

Tech Clarity

Medical Device companies have to manage complexity and regulation without placing excess overhead on their designers. The root cause is frequently insufficient and cumbersome design control. Digitalization helps them design with agility while maintaining control.

Tutorial Tuesday 47: Design Exploration with Vectary

Shapeways Blog

Today’s 3D printing advice: Figure out what your design software is good at doing and THEN design something, not the other way around. Experiment with the different design tools and see what you can do, then check out the videos and articles below for more guidance and ideas.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018: Designer to Analyst

The Solidworks Blog

As I meet new and experienced simulation users, the more I realize that the difference between a designer and an analyst is that the analyst knows the complexity of the analysis problem at hand, and they can describe the physics and analysis procedures required to solve it.

Shaping Dutch Design: Anna Ruiter

Shapeways Blog

In celebration of Dutch Design Week 2016, our Shaping Dutch Design series will take a closer look at a few of the dozens of Dutch designers who are part of the Shapeways EXPO this year and, of course, our global maker community all year round.

Design Next-Generation Products


First we addressed the Discover stage ; now we move in to our key services for Design. In the Design stage, companies have compiled their concepts and are crafting their 2D and 3D models. Designing Next-Generation Products. Design Solutions. Design Made Easier.

SOLIDWORKS 2018: How Great Designs Get Built

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS 2018 is an exciting release that has been designed to address customer needs, including: New innovations to address the flexibility, changing, and evolving nature of product design. SOLIDWORKS is the best design tool to enable the design of connected things.

JOB POSTING: Design Engineer

DASI Solutions

American Expedition Vehicles, based in Wixom, MI, is seeking a qualified candidate – SOLIDWORKS experience preferred – to join their team as a Design Engineer. Job Responsibilities: Work in the Design Group to develop part designs Generate detailed component and assembly … Continue reading → Job Opportunities aev american expedition vehicles design engineer job posting solidworks experience solidworks-jobs wixom

Intelligent 3D Façade Templated Design

3D Perspectives

If you think back to your first days in a design office, in a new industry, fresh from college, you’ll remember that there was always a designer who’d been there many years. taking a templated approach to design. Click to Tweet: With templates, #AEC designers can.

Top 5 Mammoth Resin Designs


Thanks to these qualities, Mammoth resin is the favorite material of many designers and artists. We have put together a compilation of the best Mammoth Resin 3D designs of all time and the results are impressive. Printing a deer in Mammoth Resin was a big step for this designer.

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Automatic Design of 3D Printable Robots by Disney

DIY 3D Printing

Disney Research released their software demonstration which shows how it is possible to automatically design 3d printable robots that can move with different cinematic and motion systems. You basically just input what you want a robot to do and algorithms calculate the 3d printable design.

Designer Spotlight: Cady Carlson

Shapeways Blog

Shapeways designer Cady Carlson’s shop is a fun mix of whimsical and lighthearted products (a “I Love You More Than Bacon” bracelet, anyone?), Because of this philosophy, she makes a conscious effort to trust her instincts when designing. Click Here For More Of Cady’s Designs.

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Is SIMPL3D the Instagram of 3D Design?

Shapeways Blog

From Shapeways EDU to our Tutorials , partnerships to Tutorial Tuesdays , we’re always looking for ways to make 3D design easier. Now, we’re excited to announce that we’ve paired up with Dutch startup SIMPL3D, a new mobile 3D design app that prints to Shapeways. Design your own vase.

Learn the Essentials of PCB Design

The Solidworks Blog

The SOLIDWORKS PCB eCourse provides an easy introduction to the tools essential to the successful development of a unified design project from inception of schematic logic drawings to outputting of manufacturer files. The SOLIDWORKS PCB Essentials eCourse is now available at MySolidWorks.