3D Printing Made Easier

Meshmixer's easy-to-use 3D printing tools lets you
hold your model in your hands faster than ever

Meshmixer and Shapeways, Better Together

Print Straight from Meshmixer

Design in your favorite 123D app and print directly to Shapeways from Meshmixer

Instant & Affordable Pricing

The highest quality at lowest possible price by the world's largest 3D printing marketplace

40+ Materials and Finishes

From high res plastics to stunning metals, 3D print in whatever material you need

Popular Materials

Precious Metals

Stunning cast metals include Platinum, Gold, Silver, Brass & Bronze

Full Color

Full Color Sandstone 3D prints that bring figurines and desktop toys to life

Stainless Steel

With several finishes, steel provides a great yet affordable look

Nylon Plastic

Our nylon is colorful, lightweight, and incredibly versatile

Frosted Detail

UV-cured acrylic plastic prints fine details and walls with a translucent finish

How it Works


Design Your Product


Upload from Meshmixer

  • Use Meshmixer to prepare your 3D model for printing; access cleanup, healing, hollowing, auto-repairing tools and much more. Click 'Print' and select Shapeways to upload directly to your account.


We'll Make it Come to Life

  • Upon upload, your 3D model is automatically checked for printability. We 3D print your product using the best industrial 3D printers available. It takes 10 people to bring your product to life!


And Deliver to Your Door

  • We know how important it is for you to receive your models as soon as possible, so we offer fast turnaround time and global shipping, so you can hold your product in your hands sooner.

How 3D Printed Products are Made

Get the Help to Get You Started

Using Meshmixer's Make Solid Tool

Using Meshmixer's Make Solid Tool

Learn how to use the make solid tool to combine two objects into one water tight object for 3D printing on Shapeways. The make solid tool fixes common mesh issues, including self intersections, overlaps, non-manifold geometry and minimum thickness requirements.

Painting and 3D Printing with Meshmixer

Painting and 3D Printing with Meshmixer

This video tutorial explains how to use Meshmixer's painting tools to add color to your 3D model and 3D printing with Shapeways in Full Color Sandstone to 3D print your product in full color.

Selecting the Right Material

Selecting the Right Material

When picking materials for your product, think about how the material will effect its design and utility. Learn about different material properties and how to select the right material for your design.

Use our Pre-Print Checklist

Use our Pre-Print Checklist

With this step-by-step checklist, we've tried to make it easier for you to ensure your design is ready for 3D printing. It covers the automated checks and the checks you can perform prior to uploading your model.

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