Welcome, Navy and Marine Makers!

Welcome to the X3D Model Exchange

Additive Manufacturing (AM) will have major impacts on future Navy and Marine operations. The goal of the Model Exchange is to help Navy and Marine Makers learn how to find, produce, share and print 3D models.

NPS NRP Poster: X3D Model Exchange for Navy/Marine Makers NPS NRP Poster: Additive Manufacturing at NPS NPS NRP Poster: Sadagic Large-Scale Adoption

Acknowledgements. Big thanks and grateful appreciation go to:

Web3D Consortium Web3D Consortium members build Open Standards for Real-Time 3D Communication.
X3D Graphics International Standard X3D Graphics is the International Standard for royalty-free viewing and printing of 3D models.
National Institutes of Health (NIH) 3D Print Exchange National Institutes of Health (NIH) 3D Print Exchange shared open-source software that shows how all these many capabilities can work together. Makers can find many medical models there.

Current Status. On track right now, Winter 2018-2019:

  • Soft Launch Testing continues with our first 100 Navy/Marine Makers.  Welcome!
  • Current work includes learning help, community forums, and metadata vocabularies.
  • Drupal 8 portal upgrade is complete. 3D model upload/download testing in progress.
  • Please send a CAC request or simply Contact Us if you want to join!  Here we go...