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Projects => Project resources and information => Topic started by: KRRRL on November 01, 2012, 02:49:13 am

Title: Free 3D software
Post by: KRRRL on November 01, 2012, 02:49:13 am
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(* indicates that I haven't tried it yet)

3D Tin (http://www.3dtin.com)
online software

Wings3D (http://www.wings3d.com/)

MeshMixer (http://www.meshmixer.com/)

Blender (http://www.blender.org/)

OpenSCAD (http://www.openscad.org/)
3D CAD design software

123D (http://www.123dapp.com/)
3D scanning and other 3D software from Autodesk

 like:

123D Design (http://www.123dapp.com/design)


Meshlab (http://meshlab.sourceforge.net/)
software to view and manipulate 3D objects

SketchUp (http://www.sketchup.com/intl/en/index.html)*

SVG exporter (http://flightsofideas.net/?p=572) * (Google Sketchup plugin)
for exporting 3D files to be cut on a board in a 2D laser cutter

Smooth Teddy (http://www-ui.is.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp/~takeo/java/smoothteddy/index.html)
3D drawing software by Takeo Igrashi (http://www-ui.is.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp/~takeo/)

Rhonda 3D (http://rhondaforever.com/)*
3D drawing software

Shapeshop (http://www.shapeshop3d.com/)*
3D drawing program

K-3D (http://www.k-3d.org/)*
3D modeling software

Art of Illusion (http://www.artofillusion.org/)*
3D modeling software

Vue Pioneer (http://www.e-onsoftware.com/products/vue/vue_pioneer/)*
3D landscape making software

TopMod (http://www.viz.tamu.edu/faculty/ergun/research/topology/)*
topological mesh modeling

K3DSurf (http://k3dsurf.sourceforge.net/)*
mathmatical models

Scherk-Collins Sculpture Generator
 (http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~sequin/SCULPTS/scherk.html)*

Sculptris (http://www.pixologic.com/sculptris/)
free 3D sculpture program from Zbrush


ViewSTL (http://sourceforge.net/projects/viewstl/)*
for viewing 3D files

netfabb Cloud (http://cloud.netfabb.com/)
corrects the errors in STL files
before they are printed on a 3D printer

Repetier (http://reprap.org/wiki/Repetier-Host)*
software for looking at how a file will 3D print

Reconstructme (http://reconstructme.net/)*
free 3D scanning software for the Kinect

Skanect (http://skanect.manctl.com/)*
free 3D scanning software for the Kinect

OpenSim (http://opensimulator.org/wiki/Main_Page)*
multi-user 3D application server

My3DScanner (http://www.my3dscanner.com/)*
3D scanning from photographs

APPS

Augment (http://www.augmentedev.com/home.php)
Augmented reality app

Aurasma (http://www.aurasma.com/)
Augmented reality app

STLview (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=moduleWorks.STLView&hl=en)*
app for viewing 3D files