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Welcome to slo 3D creators

We are your one-stop location for designing, developing and creating 3D objects with a variety of 3D printers and scanners,

Latest Technology

We strive to stay ahead of the technology curve to increase performance, accuracy and ease of use.

Fast Workstations

All of our systems are Dell One 2710s, with additional memory and SSDs for faster performance.

Professional Software Tools

Our workstations will have the latest software from Autodesk, Adobe, Trimble, Pixologic and other well known 3D print refinement tools

Hi-Res 3D Scanning

We can scan small and large objects with our table based laser scanners and Xtion multi-camera 3D scanner.

 

Decent Pricing

Our prices are very competitive with on-line 3 D print services without the long turnaround times and non-existent support.

Fast Turnaround

Most objects will be ready for pickup the same day.  For very complex or larger objects we can have them ready for next day service.  If you want it delivered we charge a flat low-priced courier fee.

Expert Help

Our staff has over 10 years experience in 3D design and printer technology.

In-depth Training

Come to one of our four hour weekend training classes for beginning and seasoned 3D designers looking to update their skill set.

Our Goals

Create an environment that allows you to take an idea and turn it into reality by providing you the highest quality 3D object creation tools at a very competitive price.

 

Always available support, that is a (quiet) shout away so you don't have to repeat the same mistakes we did and save yourself time and money.

 

Fast turnaround so that you can literally walk out with most printed objects in less than an hour. Worst case, drop off or upload your design and pick it up the next day.

 

To teach you how to use the latest in 3D software and hardware.

 

Make available consumables and easy to assemble low cost, but high quality kits for your own 3D printing and scanning needs.

 

Our Prices

$20.00 an hour for CAD workstation use.

 

$20.00 an hour for PLA or ABS extrusion based printing.

 

$25.00 an hour for laser stereolithography based printing.

 

$10.00 flat fee for print clean up and support removal.

 

$25.00 an hour for custom color painting.

 

$20.00 an hour for raw 3D scannng. (No clean up and in native file format)

 

$50.00 an hour for scan conversion & clean up.

 

$95.00 an hour 3D design, conversion and manipulation.

 

$35.00 courier service anywhere within SLO county and Santa Maria.

 

$75.00 an hour for custom training.

 

We carry a variety of  FDM filament materials and  SLA resins for prints and purchase.  See services tab for more details information.

Features & Tech stuff

Workstations

Software

Scanners

Printers

Dell XPS One 2710


Intel® Core™ i7 processor

Processor: 3rd Gen Intel® Core™ i7-3770S processor (3.1GHz, 8MB cache, up to 3.9GHz with Turbo Boost)

GPU: NVIDIA 640M 2GB DDR5

Display: 27" QHD (2560x1440) touch and integrated AV

Memory (RAM): 16GB DDR3

Storage (hard drive): 2TB SATA (7200 RPM, 3Gb/s) with 64 GB SSD cache drive

Optical Drive: DVD+RW

 

AutoDesk: 123 Design, 123 Catch, 3D print, Meshmixer, Inventor, Inventor Fusion 2013, 3D Studio, and Mudbox.

Pixologic: Zbrush & Skulptris

Rhinoceros: Rhino

Trimble: SketchUp Pro

FreeCAD

NerveCenter: Silo 2.2

Blender

DAZ 3D: Studio 3D

MakerBot: Makerware

FormLabs: PreForm

KissSlicer

Pleasant3D

NetFabb Profesional

Meshlab

Materialize: Magic

Simplify

Willit 3D Print

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ASUS XtionPRO Lives, Skanect &

Resolution = 10 mm

Large Objects

 

Structure.io

Resolution = .5 mm

Medium and Large objects

 

NextEngine SD

Resolution = .127 mm - .381 mm

Small and medium objects

 

NextEngine HD Pro

Resolution = 05 mm - .381 mm

 

FabScan 100 (kit)

Resolution = 0.5 mm

Small objects

 

Makerbot Replicator 2 (PLA)

 

MakerGear M2 (ABS & PLA)

 

Ultimaker 2 (ABS & PLA)

 

Kossel Clear (ABS & PLA)

 

Form 1 (Specialty UV sensitive  Resin)

 

littleSLA (Available Soon)

 

Sculptify David (Available Dec 2014)

 

3D Systems Zprinter 250 (64 color gypsum based material with adhesive binder)

 

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