3D Printing Strong and Sturdy Models

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For example, models created at Shapeways in Versatile Plastic are 3D printed in a durable nylon material in large batches using an industrial Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) printer. Sometimes a digital 3D design looks great in your software, but just can’t make it in reality.

3D Design & Delights: Animal Inspired 3D Prints


3D Printed in nylon using Selective Laser Sintering, these chairs are delightful. Although this is a render and not technically the finished print, its perky and animated expression leaves us wondering about how it would look in 3D printed stop-motion! ” Piguine Meshmixer.

How Much Does 3D Printing Cost?

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SLS (Selective Laser Sintering) is another popular choice. Instead of using a UV beam, it uses lasers and powders to perform the job. Start by looking at the free Autodesk software called Meshmixer. Fully curated models (no finishing required).