Introducing Colin Raney

Introducing Colin Raney

We’re thrilled to announce that Colin Raney will be joining Formlabs to lead our global marketing efforts. Colin joins us from IDEO, where he led their Boston studio. Colin’s been a longtime friend of Formlabs (as well as one of our earliest adopters of our 3D printer).

Now Shipping Sample Parts to Europe and Canada

Now Shipping Sample Parts to Europe and Canada

Our Twisted Rook sample part is a fantastic way to see the quality and the resolution of the Form 1+ firsthand. Now, we’re pleased to announce that we’ve begun shipping samples to Europe and Canada — so request yours today!

Formlabs Engineering: Meet Ben Katz

Formlabs Engineering: Meet Ben Katz

Formlabs Engineering Intern Ben Katz printed a 1:60 scale model of a 120 foot long wooden roller coaster which he designed, and will be building a full-sized, rideable version on the MIT campus next week.

Hello from Siggraph 2014!

Hello from Siggraph 2014!

Visit us at Siggraph 2014 – one of the world's biggest conferences on computer graphics.
We are at Booth 751 from August 12 - 14, come by and see the Form 1+ in action!

Wireless Wifi Printing

Wireless Wifi Printing

Haters of wires and cables can now rejoice! We have come up with a way to add wireless printing to your Form 1+ 3D printer with the use of 3rd Party hardware.

Formlabs Marketing: Meet Rob Chron

Formlabs Marketing: Meet Rob Chron

Rob is one of the all-star interns who’s joined the Formlabs team this summer. We took a few moments to catch up with him, as he went about his work.

Order Sample Prints in A Material of your Choice

Order Sample Prints in A Material of your Choice

Black, Clear, White, or Gray – Now you can order a sample print in a material of your choice.

Air Engine Assemblies, Formula SAE

Air Engine Assemblies, Formula SAE

Delivering form, fit and function, the Form 1+ is a tool for functional prototyping. Pictured above is a model of a single piston air engine assembly that our own Kevin Gautier created and printed on the Form 1+ 3D printer. The 10-piece model features a fully functional piston, rod, crankshaft, cam and intake valve.

Formlabs Software & Web: Meet Jacob Haip

Formlabs Software & Web: Meet Jacob Haip

Jacob is one of the all-star interns who’s joined the Formlabs team this summer. We took a few moments to catch up with him, as he went about his work.

Make Your Own 3D Printed LithoForm

Make Your Own 3D Printed LithoForm

Lithophanes are 3D images printed on translucent plaques that are then backlit to reveal the image. The light areas are very thin, letting through more light, while the thicker areas appear darker. Finely detailed and delicate, lithophanes are best suited for 3D printing on a high-resolution SLA printer like the Form 1+.