Applications: Slicers, Digital Asset Management, and More

3D Browser for 3D Users
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3D Browser is part of a suite of Digital Asset Management solutions. 3D Browser for 3D Users is the one I personally use for keeping my files cataloged.
Autodesk Meshmixer
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Do you need to clean up a 3D scan, do some 3D printing, or design an object that fits something else? Meshmixer can help. Think of it as a sort of “Swiss Army Knife” for 3D meshes.
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Netfabb is used extensively to convert models into 3d printed parts. It cleans up 3d models to make them printable.
Autodesk Tinkercad
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Lightweight, online CAD design software
Blender
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Free and Open 3D Creation Software
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ChiTuBox SLA Slicer
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Chitubox makes a robust slicer for SLA printers.
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Connector by Design Connected
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Digital Asset Management for 3D Models – Free
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Cura 3D
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Cura 3D is created by Ultimaker. It is (right now) the most popular slicing software on the market.
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CAD, CAM and CAE software for designing 3D Models
KISSSlicer
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KISSlicer is a powerful, easy-to-use, ​and fast cross-platform app that slices STL files into printer-ready G-code files
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Papa’s Best STL Thumbnails & STL viewer
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Papa’s Best has a couple of optimized tools for viewing your STL files and for viewing their thumbnails in Explorer. I always appreciate someone that looks at application performance in their work.
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Pixologic Sculptris
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Entry level digital sculpting – Free software by the makers of Zbrush
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Prusa Slicer
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Prusa’s slicer based on the open source Slic3r project.
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SelfCAD
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SelfCAD is a fully-featured, fully integrated, user- friendly, online 3d modeling application
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Simplify 3D – FDM Slicing Software
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Simplify 3D is the most popular paid slicer on the market. They have lost a lot of ground to the free slicers Cura and Prusa over the past couple of years.
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