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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, along with a line of accessory products for the Occitpital Structure Sensor and Apple iPhone.
We strive to stay ahead of the technology curve to increase performance, accuracy and ease of use.
All of our systems are Dell One 2710s, with additional memory and SSDs for faster performance.
Hi-Res 3D Scanning
We can scan small and large objects with our table based laser scanners and Structure Sensor 3D scanner and Next Engine HD.
Professional Software Tools
Our workstations will have the latest software from 3D Coat, Autodesk, Adobe, Trimble, Pixologic and other well known 3D print refinement tools
Our prices are very competitive with on-line 3 D print services without the long turnaround times and non-existent support.
Most objects will be ready for pickup withing 24 hours. For very complex or larger objects can be fabricated 48 - 72 hours depending upon the amount of cleanup and prep. If you want it delivered we charge a flat low-priced courier fee.
Our staff has over 10 years experience in 3D design and printer technology.
Come to one of our four hour weekend training classes for beginning and seasoned 3D designers looking to update their skill set.
Our goals have changed over the last year and we have found that your needs are best met with the following:
3D Custom Design
SLS Color Printing
SLA Resin Printing
FFF/FDM ABS, PLA, Nylon, PET+, Elastic, Carbon-fiber
To create prototypes, creative designs, educational projects, as well as provide consultations to determine if 3D technology is the proper direction to go in producing your project.
$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.
$75.00 an hour for raw 3D scanning. (No clean up and in native file format)
$75.00 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.
150% expedite surcharge for services required in 24 hours.
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
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
Trimble: SketchUp Pro
NerveCenter: Silo 2.2
DAZ 3D: Studio 3D
Willit 3D Print
ASUS XtionPRO Lives, Skanect &
Resolution = 10 mm
Occipital Structure Sensor
Resolution = .5 mm
Medium and Large objects
Resolution = .127 mm - .381 mm
Small and medium objects
NextEngine HD Pro
Resolution = 0.5 mm - .381 mm
Matter & Form
Resolution = 0.5 mm
Makerbot Replicator 2 (PLA)
MakerGear M2 (ABS & PLA)
Ultimaker 2 (ABS & PLA)
Kossel Clear (ABS & PLA)
Form 1 (Specialty UV sensitive Resin)
3D Systems Zprinter 250 (64 color gypsum based material with adhesive binder)