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Slic3r Alternatives & Competitors

(5)4.7 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to Slic3r? Tons of people want 3D Printing Software. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. Onshape, Fusion 360, Blender, and Solid Edge are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Slic3r.

Top Alternatives to Slic3r

  • Onshape
  • Fusion 360
  • Blender
  • Solid Edge
  • Tinkercad

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to Slic3r

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  1. Onshape

    (390)4.7 out of 5
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    Onshape is a modern CAD system that eliminates design gridlock and helps engineers do their best work. Onshape unites advanced modeling tools and design data management in a secure cloud workspace that has rapidly become the primary CAD system for thousands of companies worldwide.

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  2. Onshape is a modern CAD system that eliminates design gridlock and helps engineers do their best work. Onshape unites advanced modeling tools and design data management in a secure cloud workspace that has rapidly become the primary CAD system for thousands of companies worldwide.

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    MaryAnn S.
    MS
    With SolidWorks I learned CAD and the transition to Onshape was smooth. I like how many tools, except in browser-based programs, are basically same for. I also really liked this same Part Studio,...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Slic3r, Onshape is:

    More usable
    #2
    #2
  3. Fusion 360

    (312)4.5 out of 5

    Fusion 360 unifies design, engineering, and manufacturing into a single platform.

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  4. Fusion 360 unifies design, engineering, and manufacturing into a single platform.

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    UD
    It sounds simple, but I love the sketch space the most because it is so intuitive and easy to get complex and accurate sketches drawn.

    Reviewers say compared to Slic3r, Fusion 360 is:

    More usable
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    #3
    #3
  5. Blender

    (162)4.5 out of 5

    Blender is an open source 3D creation suite that supports the 3D pipeline, modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing, and motion tracking, video editing, and game creation.

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  6. Blender is an open source 3D creation suite that supports the 3D pipeline, modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing, and motion tracking, video editing, and game creation.

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  7. Solid Edge

    (120)4.1 out of 5

    Complete hybrid 2D/3D CAD system that uses synchronous technology for accelerated design, faster change, and improved imported reuse.

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  8. Complete hybrid 2D/3D CAD system that uses synchronous technology for accelerated design, faster change, and improved imported reuse.

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    Mauro T.
    MT
    The ease of modifying parts and the interface. Also, the technical support has been always kind and helpful whenever I need.

    Reviewers say compared to Slic3r, Solid Edge is:

    More usable
    #5
    #5
  9. Tinkercad

    (68)4.5 out of 5

    Tinkercad is a simple, online 3D design and 3d printing tool for the masses. Whether you're a designer, hobbyist, teacher, or kid, you can use Tinkercad to make toys, prototypes, home decor, Minecraft models, jewelry – the list is truly endless!

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  10. Tinkercad is a simple, online 3D design and 3d printing tool for the masses. Whether you're a designer, hobbyist, teacher, or kid, you can use Tinkercad to make toys, prototypes, home decor, Minecraft models, jewelry – the list is truly endless!

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    JO
    As someone who is new to 3D modeling, Tinkercad is a helpful introduction. Its interface is simple enough that a child could use it, but I'm still able to create basic models for my 3D printer.

    Reviewers say compared to Slic3r, Tinkercad is:

    More usable
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    #6
  11. Ultimaker Cura

    (27)4.7 out of 5

    Ultimaker Cura prepares your model for 3D printing. Optimized, expert-tested profiles for 3D printers and materials mean you can start printing reliably in no time. And with industry-standard software integration, you can streamline your workflow for maximum efficiency.

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  12. Ultimaker Cura prepares your model for 3D printing. Optimized, expert-tested profiles for 3D printers and materials mean you can start printing reliably in no time. And with industry-standard software integration, you can streamline your workflow for maximum efficiency.

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    Patrick M.
    PM
    Cura is incredibly intuitive, which is saying something since 3D printing has a ton of variables to deal with. However, they are all laid out in a way that just makes sense. Best of all, I've never...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Slic3r, Ultimaker Cura is:

    More usable
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  13. Meshmixer

    (20)4.3 out of 5

    Meshmixer is state-of-the-art software for working with triangle meshes.

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  14. Meshmixer is state-of-the-art software for working with triangle meshes.

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    DW
    Splitting a file is accurate and produces a good final product, it is especially good for when you need to perform multiple cuts of a file or when you need to smooth a file down or reduce the...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Slic3r, Meshmixer is:

    More usable
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    #8
  15. Simplify3D

    (35)4.3 out of 5

    Simplify3D is a 3D slicing and printing solution.

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  16. Simplify3D is a 3D slicing and printing solution.

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    Shubham A.
    SA
    Custom supports, variable firmware wizard and elaborate print settings make it an awesome choice. Exporting FFF settings is a very handy choice.

    Reviewers say compared to Slic3r, Simplify3D is:

    More usable
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    #9
  17. NX

    (41)4.1 out of 5

    Design to Siemens NX is an integrated product design solution that streamlines and accelerates the product development process for engineers who need to deliver innovative products in a collaborative environment.

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  18. Design to Siemens NX is an integrated product design solution that streamlines and accelerates the product development process for engineers who need to deliver innovative products in a collaborative environment.

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    UD
    Unlike any other 3D modeling software, Siemens NX doesn't have
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    #10
  19. MeshLab

    (24)4.4 out of 5

    A processing system for 3D triangular meshes. It provides a set of tools for editing, cleaning, healing, inspecting, rendering, texturing and converting meshes. It offers features for processing raw data produced by 3D digitization tools/devices and for preparing models for 3D printing.

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  20. A processing system for 3D triangular meshes. It provides a set of tools for editing, cleaning, healing, inspecting, rendering, texturing and converting meshes. It offers features for processing raw data produced by 3D digitization tools/devices and for preparing models for 3D printing.

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    UE
    Everything was perfect in MeshLab.I had a plan to construct a meshed ground using the data ( point cloud ) which had been scanned by terrestrial Lidar, I easily did the triangulation method and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Slic3r, MeshLab is:

    More usable
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    #11
  21. OpenSCAD

    (30)4.3 out of 5

    OpenSCAD is a software for creating solid 3D CAD objects.

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  22. OpenSCAD is a software for creating solid 3D CAD objects.

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    Dr Robert B.
    DB
    What I like best about OpenSCAD is that its use of geometry definition and geometry transformation fits well with that branch of mathematics. If you are familiar with the linear algebra of...Read more
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    #12
  23. Geomagic Freeform

    (27)4.0 out of 5

    Geomagic Freeform is a multi-purpose 3D sculpting design platform that lets you create complex, sculptural, production-ready 3D models and quickly prepare them for 3D printing, or mold and die manufacturing.

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  24. Geomagic Freeform is a multi-purpose 3D sculpting design platform that lets you create complex, sculptural, production-ready 3D models and quickly prepare them for 3D printing, or mold and die manufacturing.

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    Semyon B.
    SB
    Simple controls. intuitive interface, spline point display.
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  25. 3D Slash

    (14)4.2 out of 5

    The easiest way to create in 3D... and the most fun!

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  26. The easiest way to create in 3D... and the most fun!

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    SG
    I absolutely love how 3D Slash is compatible with Facebook and being able to object-share my creations has been beneficial at work. I like that there is quick and rapid prototyping.This platform is...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Slic3r, 3D Slash is:

    More usable
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    #14
  27. Repetier-Host

    (5)4.9 out of 5

    Repetier-Host is your ALL-IN-ONE software solution, which gives you countless benefits.

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  28. Repetier-Host is your ALL-IN-ONE software solution, which gives you countless benefits.

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    MM
    I love Repetier Host because it is a software that can handle almost any 3D printer with FDM technology, it has a friendly and easy to use environment. One of its best features is in manual control...Read more
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    #15
  29. OctoPrint

    (5)4.4 out of 5

    The snappy web interface for your 3D printer.

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  30. The snappy web interface for your 3D printer.

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    Brian A.
    BA
    Octoprint gives me the ability to remotely monitor and control prints on my printers. The web interface is simple yet full featured and it can be made to work with all of my 3d printers. It also...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Slic3r, OctoPrint is:

    More usable
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    #16
  31. 3DPrinterOS

    (6)3.8 out of 5

    3DPrinterOS has developed the world’s first operating system for desktop 3D Printers. 3DPrinterOS now powers Bosch Dremel 3D Printers which are readily available for sales worldwide and at local stores like Home Depot and Amazon.

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  32. 3DPrinterOS has developed the world’s first operating system for desktop 3D Printers. 3DPrinterOS now powers Bosch Dremel 3D Printers which are readily available for sales worldwide and at local stores like Home Depot and Amazon.

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    Shiva S.
    SS
    It is best because we can see the object very clearly by printing. Nice Software.
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  33. Markforged

    (5)4.6 out of 5

    Transforming manufacturing with revolutionary, affordable metal and carbon fiber 3D printers.

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  34. Transforming manufacturing with revolutionary, affordable metal and carbon fiber 3D printers.

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    Martha S.
    MS
    I like the innovativeness of the software, something that almost no other software offers; also how incredibly easy it is to include it in my work system. The software allows me to design various...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Slic3r, Markforged is:

    More usable
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    #18
  35. Autodesk Product Design & Manufacturing Collection

    (5)4.0 out of 5

    Work where design and manufacturing technology meet

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  36. Work where design and manufacturing technology meet

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    AK
    Autodesk Product Design & Manufacturing Collection has one of the most extensive technology ecosystems, allowing you to rapidly design, code and build software that performs. If you're an engineer...Read more
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    #19
  37. Shape Ways

    (4)3.3 out of 5

    Shapeways is the leading platform redefining product creation through services to design, make, and sell using 3D printing.

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  38. Shapeways is the leading platform redefining product creation through services to design, make, and sell using 3D printing.

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    GT
    The range of materials and accessibility
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  39. IceSL

    (1)4.5 out of 5

    IceSL is a state of the art slicer (STL → G-code) with advanced modeling capabilities.

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  40. IceSL is a state of the art slicer (STL → G-code) with advanced modeling capabilities.

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    GJ
    IceSL slicer is a handy tool when it comes to slicing.It allows the user to alter the settings in layers which helps to perform adaptive slicing.Considering other slicers in the market, IceSL omit...Read more