1. Actualize and advertise designs and printed items
There is a advanced alternative of chargeless 3D clay software which you can use to actualize your 3D models. Sketchup, 3DSlash, 123D Design, TinkerCAD, Sculptris, Meshmixer and Blender are some of the accepted ones.
Beginners can calmly acquisition online courses, tutorials and YouTube videos to aces up the abilities in application the clay software as able-bodied as get advice and abutment from the ample online community.
There are abounding marketplaces for you to book or advertise your designs and prints:
> 3DExport – a exchange to advertise your designs
> 3Docean – – a 3D models repository
> Azavy – upload your architecture files actuality and get paid if anyone prints your file
> CGTrader – one of the bigger 3D designs repository
> Daz 3D – a 3D models repository
> iMaterialise – you can set up your abundance on this website to advertise your designs
> Shapeways – set up your abundance actuality to advertise your prints which accept to be printed at Shapeways
> Sculpteo – you can set up your abundance actuality to advertise your 3D prints
> Turbosquid – a 3D models repository
If you accept admission to 3D printers, you can advertise 3D printed items on Etsy which is a abundant abode to advertise 3D printed crafts. You can aswell advertise 3D printed items on Amazon and eBay. Unique 3D printed items could apparently advertise bigger on eBay.
2. Buy a 3D printer and action a 3D press service
This advantage requires an investment of hundreds or even bags of dollars to buy a 3D printer as able-bodied as some time to apprentice and accretion the acquaintance in adjustment to accomplish able brand prints.
You can again action your casework through a 3D press arrangement like 3D Hubs and Shapeways Global Partner Network. You account your printer on their arrangement and abeyant barter in your bounded breadth can acquisition you and appoint your 3D press service.
3. Establish a 3D printed aliment bistro or bonbon store
Food Ink leads the backpack by ambience up the world’s aboriginal 3D press pop-up restaurant in The Netherlands. The restaurant uses a agile of 3D printers to actualize comestible dishes and desserts.
4. Actualize atypical 3D printed artefact or services
Polychemy specialises in 3D printed adornment and they acquiesce audience to adapt their adornment pieces online. Protoseyewear boasts 3D printed eyewear to fit you. Danit Peleg specializes in 3D printed fashion. Feetz produces custom-built 3D printed shoes. As the technology develops, there are added and added artistic entrepreneurs who will alpha to use 3D press to aftermath customized products.
You can aswell accessible a 3D selfie flat area you browse your audience and book their figurines. Sculptraits Studio, Cokreeate and iOYS are some examples.
5. Conduct 3D clay and 3D press courses
Share your ability by administering courses and training in 3D printing. You can aswell actualize online courses on 3D printing. This can accord you acquiescent assets for some time.
6. Blog and monetized your website
Blog on a 3D press alcove and monetize your website. Participate in associate business of 3D press products.
7. Actualize YouTube videos
You can actualize YouTube videos accompanying to 3D press and monetize your videos.
8. Advertise 3D printers
Sell 3D printers, scanners, food and software. You can aswell accede renting out 3D printers and scanners if there is appeal in your community.
9. Adjustment 3D printers
If you are technically absorbed and adore tinkering with machines, you may action a account in allowance humans adjustment or advancement their 3D printers.
10. Advance in 3D press businesses or startups
Publicly traded stocks of 3D press companies Stratasys, Organovo and 3D Systems. With acceptable banking assets and the appropriate network, you could aswell acquisition yourself opportunities to advance in startups that are authoritative bigger 3D printers and such or creating 3D press accompanying apps.