sw-logo-color is the world’s leading 3D Printing marketplace and community. The organization harnesses 3D Printing to help everyone make and share designs with the world, making product design more accessible, personal, and inspiring.

On Shapeways, individuals can make, buy and sell their own products. By providing a platform for their community members to share ideas and gain access to cutting edge technology, Shapeways is bringing personalized production to everyone, whether you’re already designing in 3D or are looking to find something just right. Shapeways 3D Prints everything on-demand, which means that every order is customized and personalized.

Shapeways Introduction:


How it Works:


How They Can Help:

  • Easy upload of 3D designs in three industry standard file formats (STL, Collada, X3D).
  • Instant feedback for design’s printability.
  • Instant price quotes for products based on material selected (Average Cost $50 – $150).
  • Community at creates environment for creativity, inspiration and global collaboration.
  • Objects can be created in White Strong & Flexible (SLS), Cream Robust (FDM), White Detail and Transparent detail (both Objet); color and more.
  • Product delivered within 10 business days to customers globally.

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Source: Shapeways