TITLE

3D printers, desktop factories, early adopters

AUTHOR(S)
Easton, Thomas
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
InTech;Apr2009, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author discusses his views on the use of 3D printers. He explains the benefits of 3D printing to the ability of designers and engineers to see physical models of their concepts before committing to more expensive options. He adds that he expect crafters to adopt the technology because it is also handy for manufacturing on demand everything from math manipulatives to anatomy models.
ACCESSION #
39885176

 

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