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Social impact of 3D printing in India

According to the Corporate Annual Growth Rate (CAGR), the 3D printing industry has grown by 25.9% in the year 2015 leading to an industry of  $5.165 billion. Additionally, it is expected to grow more than 31%  per year between 2014 and 2020 to eventually generate over $21 billion in worldwide…

Reducing the file size for 3D printing

Working with 3D CAD models can be trouble sometime due to large file sizes which also makes it difficult for 3D printing. If a file is very heavy (say more than 100MB), it will be take a long time to slice the file or in some cases slicing program can crash also. The best way to overcome this issue is to reduce…

3D Printed Prosthetics for earthquake hit victims of Nepal

With the sun rising bright, the chirping of birds and hustle and bustle among the people to gear up for their daily routine, that day started as normally as possible in the lives of people in Nepal. Unfortunately, this usualness of the day was soon lost when Nepal was hit by a massive earthquake on 25 April 2015.

A large number of people were rendered disabled as a consequence of the earthquake. It has been more than a year but such victims couldn’t get any cure for their suffering.

Recently, Botshape Technologies with the help of Society Welfare Council National Disabled Fund, Nepal served two women whose….

How 3D Printing speeds up product design process?

3d printing is being widely used in industries for new product development. Many industries like automotive, aerospace, manufacturing prefer 3D printing (Additive Manufacturing) than other manufacturing process when it comes to test new designs. If you are a manufacturer/developer/inventor, here are some of the reasons why you should try 3D printing…


Filament Comparisons

This blog covers some of the common filaments that are used for 3D printing. There is no fixed temperature of the hot end and heat bed for the filaments and it depends on the type of 3D printer and also on the filament manufacturers. Here, we have provided the general temperature settings that can be used. You can start from…


Some Tips & Tricks for 3D printing

This blog covers some basic tips and tricks for getting good prints.

A) File repairing in Netfabb

Sometimes when you slice a file, you get unexpected results like model is not manifold, feature missing etc. The easiest way to repair this problem is to use Netfabb. Netfabb offers a powerful and useful tool…


3D Printing for Visual Impairments

Read how 3D printing is helping blinds and visually impaired people at


3D Printers: Kit vs. Pre Assembled

If you are thinking of buying a 3D printer but confused whether to go for a Kit or a Pre-Assembled one, then this blog may help you decide. Both have their pros and cons and it is totally up to you which one to buy.

The biggest advantage with Pre-Assembled Printers is that you can start printing from Day 1. You may need to level the heat bed as…

Hello from Botshape

As this is our first post, we would like to introduce ourselves, who we are and what we do. We are a 3D printing company that provides 3D printing solutions for all your professional and personal needs. Presently, we are working with different industries to help them develop their prototypes, guides faster and cheaper, cutting their product development cycle…