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3D Scanning with Autodesk Memento

Having met and worked with the great team over at Autodesk Memento here in Singapore, it was time to run their latest version of Memento through its paces. Just nice, as a new version of the software had just been released. A way of a quick introduction, this is a …

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Finishing 3D Prints with Smooth-On XTC-3D

 Just managed to get our hands on some Smooth-On XTC-3D Brush on Resin Finishing for 3D Prints. Been out for a while in the US but it’s taken fairly long to arrive in Singapore. But well at least, here it is!  We got the trial pack of XTC-3D so its …

Generative Design – Book Review

Generative Design – Visualise, Program and Create using Processing is a book that speaks of creation, creations(mostly images) using code. In the book, generative design is described as a process whereby programmes are developed to translate an idea into a set of rules. This allows you to implement it using a …

Modelling with OpenSCAD

OpenSCAD is a free software available that allows you to create 3d CAD models. It is available for windows, mac as well as linux. OpenSCAD is intended for creating of models for things like machine parts. It is not really created for modelling organic/artistic models. OpenSCAD is pretty much like …

Mesh Mixing with Meshmixer

If you have always wondered if it’s possible to combine/mix different stl files into one, Meshmixer would be something you’ll definitely want to watch out for.  It’s a pretty handy tool for your STL editing needs! Imagine a basic modelling tool (think of a simplified 123D Design) combined with a …

Modelling with 123D Design Software

Yellow Hand Finger

Autodesk is a big player in the 3D design software industry. Recently, they have introduced a galore of free 3D design software which is under the 123D brand name. We tried our hands at modelling with 123D Design software(similar to solidworks) and see how good it actually is. To begin things, we …