The Ten Principles of 3D Printing | Experts' Corner | Big Think | 3D PRINTING DEVELOPMENTS | Scoop.it

"Here are ten principles of 3D printing we hope will help people and businesses take full advantage of 3D printing technologies."

these are:

"Principle 1: Manufacturing complexity is free

Principle 2: Variety is free

Principle 3: No assembly required

Principle 4: Zero lead time  

Principle 5: Unlimited design space      

Principle 6: Zero skill manufacturing

Principle 7: Compact, portable manufacturing       

Principle 8: Less waste by-product       

Principle 9: Infinite shades of materials

Principle 10: Precise physical replication"