Will 3D Printing Spark a Home Manufacturing Revolution?

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Will 3D Printing Spark a Home Manufacturing Revolution?

Postby ExplorerAtHeart on Mon Nov 15, 2010 5:00 pm

Article from Big Think.

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Re: Will 3D Printing Spark a Home Manufacturing Revolution?

Postby Azevo on Tue Nov 16, 2010 2:38 pm

I used a 3D printer last year, it cost $50 NZD for something 8cm by 8cm, and was not a very strong material

It would be great to be able to print out cups or plates at home though..
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Re: Will 3D Printing Spark a Home Manufacturing Revolution?

Postby wjfox2009 on Tue Nov 16, 2010 2:53 pm

If we make it through Peak Oil - then maybe.
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Re: Will 3D Printing Spark a Home Manufacturing Revolution?

Postby antovador on Sun Dec 05, 2010 11:35 pm

3d printers or better say "replicators" could make an economic revolution, when it will reach great improvement.
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