3d printing Apps
The ability to model objects and physically bringing them to scale in a three dimensional space has become accessible to the masses with the advent of 3D printing. To make it even more accessible, software like SketchUp allows users to model, detail, and print via compatible 3D printers all in one application.
SketchUp (formerly Google Sketchup) is a 3D modeling computer program for a wide range of drawing applications such as architectural, interior design, civil and mechanical...
Professional 2D and 3D CAD software with specialized tools for use across design and engineering disciplines.
Cura aims to be a end solution for personal 3D printing with RepRap based machines. It is tuned toward the Ultimaker, but can be used on any RepRap based design.
Education focused 3D computer-aided design software for coding, design, and electronics.
Thingiverse.com is the place to share digital designs for fabricating real, physical objects.
Share your work and inspire other innovators in the Thingiverse universe.
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LBRY is the first digital marketplace to be controlled by the market's participants rather than a corporation or other 3rd-party.
Shapr3D is a revolutionary 3D modeling software created exclusively for your iPad Pro and your Apple Pencil.
Neobarok is a 3D modeling software aimed at artists and users of all levels. It allows you to quickly give shape to your artistic, design, or engineering ideas, to create highly complex objects using a relatively simple toolkit.
Connect your printer to a small embedded and WiFi enabled device such as the popular Raspberry Pi, install OctoPrint on it and you have an instant wireless printer.
MatterControl is a free, open source app that lets you organize and manage your 3D prints. It's designed to help you get the most out of your 3D printer - making it easy to track, preview, and print your 3D parts.
Professional 3D printing software streamlines the process of 3D printing, leading to better results.
-The fastest slicer on the market
-Customizable support structures
-Support for dual extrusion and multi-part printing
-Robust yet user-friendly.
SmoothieControl is an open source Android application for controlling SmoothieBoard based machine. 3D printer, laser/plasma cutter, CNC, and the like.
3D Orchard is a free online platform for crowdsourced design. It includes free, built-in CAD tools and everything needed to turn an idea into a physical product.
This is the software that will drive your MakerBot Replicator, Thing-O-Matic, CupCake CNC, RepRap machine, or generic CNC machine.