Below is a list of software you can download to help you adapt and make your STEMFIE parts and projects. You can also download the corresponding STEMFIE Template files.
Blender is the free and open-source 3D-creation suite. It supports the entirety of the 3D pipeline — modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing and motion tracking, video editing and 2D animation pipeline.
- Download Blender
- Blender official website
- Blender community
- Blender documentation
- Download Blender STEMFIE template files
FreeCAD is a general purpose parametric 3D CAD modeler, whose development is completely open source (LGPL License). FreeCAD runs on Linux, Mac OS and Windows.
- Download FreeCAD
- Download the STEMFIE Workbench for FreeCAD (forum - wiki)
- FreeCAD official website
- FreeCAD community
- FreeCAD documentation
- Download FreeCAD STEMFIE template files
OpenSCAD is a free software and available for Linux/UNIX, Windows and Mac OS X. Instead of being an interactive modeller, OpenSCAD is something like a 3D-compiler that reads in a script file describing the object and then renders the 3D model.
- Download OpenSCAD
- OpenSCAD official website
- OpenSCAD community
- OpenSCAD documentation
- Download OpenSCAD STEMFIE template files
Tinkercad is a free, online 3D modeling program that runs in a web browser, known for its simplicity and ease of use. Since it became available in 2011 it has become a popular platform for creating models for 3D printing as well as an entry-level introduction to constructive solid geometry in schools.