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3D printing technology allows us to capture our fantasies and imaginary forms.
When picking materials for your model, think about how the material will help to position it as a product. Is it an exclusive piece that you want to only offer in Premium Silver? Or a versatile design that looks great in a range of materials and price points?
Many Photoshop artists choose to 3D print in Full Color Sandstone, the only material that uses CMYK printheads to create over six million colors. Learn more about designing for Full Color Sandstone.
Shapeways only charges you for the amount of material you use. ThereÃÂ¢??s no penalty for complexity or the bounding box of your model. This makes some products, like spectacles and jewelry, seem surprisingly inexpensive, while it makes other products more expensive. Here are three tricks to optimize your design for the lowest-cost 3D printing.
With this step-by-step checklist, we've tried to make it easier for you to ensure your design is ready for printing. It covers the automated checks and the checks you can perform prior to uploading your model.