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Spark is Autodesk's open platform for connecting additive manufacturing. Read more

Fixing 3D models with Spark’s Repair sample app

Many 3D models are printed with multiple defects, which are usually the result of faulty modelling. These flaws can also occur as a result of the software used to produce the STL file. Read more

Spark's Raphael Stargrove to present at AMUG 2016

On Tuesday, April 5, Spark's Materials Program Senior Product Manager will give a talk on "Designing for Additive Manufacturing" at the AMUG2016 conference. Read more

Sending print jobs to a printer from your app

This blog post introduces you to the Printer management sample app. Read more

Towards Sustainable 'Biofriendly' Materials for Additive Manufacturing (Part 2 of 3)

Equipped with 11 bio-inspired design strategies borrowed from the natural world, the class spent the fall semester developing promising avenues for the development of high performance 3D printing... Read more

How Nature Makes Things: Relevant Bio-Inspired Approaches

Additive manufacturing shows great promise for making things in a way that more closely resembles natural form, but some of the below strategies are worth investigating to reduce or eliminate... Read more

Spark Developers Update: January pt. 1

Community feedback via hands-on workshops and user research has resulted in the following recent improvements. Read more

How HSBcad reduces their development time with Spark

HSBcad has been able to reduce their development time with the help of Spark APIs. Read more

From TCT: Best of 3D Printing at Autodesk University 2015

"Since its launch in 2014, the Spark platform has gone on to amass an impressive community of partners, deliver an open source 3D printer and launch a development fund as a spring board for 3D... Read more

Spark Developers Update: December pt. 1

Community feedback via hands-on workshops and user research has resulted in the following recent improvements. Read more