America Revealed

Desktop Factory

  • Posted: 11/25/2012
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A converted warehouse in Brooklyn may house manufacturing s new frontier. MakerBot is a company producing desktop 3D printers at a relatively low price. The printers use plastic to print three-dimensional objects -- anything from machine parts to toy planes. Enthusiasts say it s reduced the cost of failure, encouraging innovation and democratizing production.

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