How your order is 3D printed at Shapeways
Each Shapeways product is made with lasers and magic. But it's not just the technological miracle that sets 3D printed products apart.
Most of all, it's the passionate work and caring craftsmanship of dozens of people that design and manufacture your products, just for you.
- Designer creates a product and offers it for sale.
- Browse Shapeways for products that will be made just for you.
- Add product(s) to your cart in materials and colors that you prefer.
Each purchase directly supports the designer who created the product.
- Checkout via Credit Card or PayPal.
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- Our quality engineers perform a final check to make sure your order will 3D print correctly.
- Robots start 3D printing your products in the Shapeways factory closest to you.
VIDEO: How 3D printing works
- Our production team cleans, polishes, and colors your products.
- Our quality team checks to make sure each product is made perfectly.
- Our distribution team packs and ships products to you.
- UPS brings the 3D printed awesomeness to your door.
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You now hold a 3D printed product made just for you!