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Inventables is a company that provides 3D carving machines, software, and materials. It offers Easel, a 3D carving software and a design platform, and X-Carve machine that enables users to carve with detail and curves in wood, plastic, metal, and more. The company also provides acrylic, circuit board blanks, cork, foam core and chipboard, inspirational, machinable wax and foam, metal, plastic, and wood and MDF materials.

HQChicago, IL, US
Employee Ratings3.8

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)43(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Inventables

Zach Kaplan

Zach Kaplan

Co-Founder & CEO
Jeff Talbot

Jeff Talbot

Andrew Decanniere

Andrew Decanniere

Director of Product Experience
Courtney Combs

Courtney Combs

Director of Talent / Diversity & Inclusion Program Lead
Pavan Bapu

Pavan Bapu

Director of Growth Marketing
Phil Lomac

Phil Lomac

VP of Operations
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Inventables Office Locations

Inventables has an office in Chicago
Chicago, IL, US (HQ)
328 S Jefferson St #260
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Inventables Financials and Metrics

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Inventables total Funding

$21.5 m

Inventables latest funding size

$11.5 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Inventables investors

Inventables's latest funding round in July 2019 was reported to be $11.5 m. In total, Inventables has raised $21.5 m
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Inventables News and Updates

Desktop CNC Machines 2020 Global Market Key Players – Inventables, Carbide3D, Stoney CNC, VELOX CNC - Analysis and Forecast to 2026

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Inventables raises $11.5M for its desktop milling technology

Inventables announced this morning that it has raised an $11.5 million Series C. The round, led by Cue Ball, alongside True Ventures, Greycroft, Pipeline Capital and Draper Associates, brings the Chicago-based startup’s total funding cup to 21 million, per Crunchbase. The company specializes in desk…

Inventables raises $11.5 million for 3D carving hardware and design software

One stated goal of Chicago-based Inventables, which raised $11.5 million in series C funding, is to democratize 3D carving.

Inventables Blogs

Bookkeeping 101: Accounting for Online Shops

 There are many reasons why makers purchase their X-Carve or X-Carve Pro. Many do so with an entrepreneurial spirit and some of those entrepreneurs intend to open their own online store. However, launching an e-commerce store can be both daunting and exciting for merchants. And for the store to succ…

Easel Live: Furniture & Joinery Basics

 Inventables’ Easel Live is a series dedicated to demonstrating the ins and outs and tips and tricks of our Easel software. They provide CNC users the opportunity to learn more about CNC software, design, and efficiency when working with Easel and the X-Carve.Today, we’ll take a look at how to use b…

Decrease the Heat of Your CNC Cuts

Too much heat is the enemy of any CNC machinist. If you’re just starting out, working with materials that don’t transfer heat well can be a big challenge to overcome. Finding the balance between heat reduction and optimal material removal rates (MRR) can be a difficult task for even professionals…

Top Woodworking Magazines You Should Subscribe To

As a woodworker or CNC machinist, do you ever struggle to come up with new ideas for projects? Are you still figuring out which tools work best in different situations? Are certain techniques a bit too intimidating to try?Even the most experienced people working in crafting and design struggle with …

5 Tips on How to Write a Killer Product Description

 If you’re running an online shop, a strong product description can make a world of difference in your conversion rates. But writing product descriptions that simply describe your product is a sure way to lose out on sales. The best product descriptions don’t simply inform, but rather, persuade your…

5 Back to School CNC Projects

 August has come again and with the end of the summer in sight, the perennial back-to-school mania has also returned. Which is great news for X-Carve owners looking for inspiration because we have some fantastic projects for just this time of year. If you’re seeking inspiration for new projects to …
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Inventables Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Inventables founded?

    Inventables was founded in 2002.

  • Who are Inventables key executives?

    Inventables's key executives are Zach Kaplan, Jeff Talbot and Andrew Decanniere.

  • How many employees does Inventables have?

    Inventables has 43 employees.

  • Who are Inventables competitors?

    Competitors of Inventables include ProtoCafe, ProtoCAM and SprintRay.

  • Where is Inventables headquarters?

    Inventables headquarters is located at 328 S Jefferson St #260, Chicago.

  • Where are Inventables offices?

    Inventables has an office in Chicago.

  • How many offices does Inventables have?

    Inventables has 1 office.