Free 3D Modeling Tools


Free Form Design will import STL files created from any of these FREE 3D modeling software tools.
Tinkercad – Autodesk; Geometric 3D Modeling; best for beginners with no previous 3D modeling
https://www.tinkercad.com

3dSlash -Independent; Geometric 3D Modeling; best for beginners with no previous 3D modelling
https://www.3dslash.net

123D Design – Autodesk; Geometric 3D Modeling; simple, intuitive yet more complex than TinkerCAD
http://www.123dapp.com/design

Sketchup – Trimble; Line and Curve-Base 3D Modeling; best for intermediate skilled designers
http://www.sketchup.com

Blender – Open Source; 3D Digital Sculpting Tooling; best for advanced or professional 3D designers
https://www.blender.org

Sculptris – Pixologic; 3D Digital Sculpting Tooling; best for beginners and intermediate 3D designers
http://pixologic.com/sculptris/

Meshmixer – Autodesk; 3D Triangle Mesh Modeling; best for beginners and intermediate 3D designers
http://meshmaker.com

FreeCAD – Open Source; Parametric Modeling; best for intermediate to advanced 3D designers
http://www.freecadweb.org

OpenSCAD – Independent; Parametric Modeling; best for programmers
http://www.openscad.org

Onshape – – Independent; Parametric Modeling; best for all skill ranges, from beginners to professionals
https://www.onshape.com

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