May 5, 2016 AT 10:30 am

Formlabs acquires Pinshape #3DPrinting #MakerBusiness


We were quite surprised about the announcement this Tuesday. Just a few months ago Pinshape announced they were shutting down. So it’s nice to see Formlabs stepping in and preventing that from happening.

After the shutdown date came, they surprisingly got mysterious investment and announced they weren’t closing and had an overwhelming amount of support from the community.

We ourself opened up an account and started uploading our projects to the site.

Kerry Stevenson from Fabbaloo has an interesting post about it here.

Mystery Solved: Pinshape’s Secret Buyer Revealed

This morning, Pinshape announced that they’ve been acquired by none other than Formlabs, manufacturers of the very popular Form series of resin-based 3D printers.

Post on Pinshape
Post on Formlabs

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