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Make-It-Yourself: The rise of the micro-manufacturers

Make-It-Yourself: The rise of the micro-manufacturers | Digital Design and Manufacturing | Scoop.it

"Thanks to state-of-the-art design software and the latest computer-controlled laser cutters, 3D printers and other manufacturing hardware, designers and inventors are turning their ideas into reality and getting them to market far more quickly and cheaply than they ever could before."

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How Sustainable is Digital Fabrication?

How Sustainable is Digital Fabrication? | Digital Design and Manufacturing | Scoop.it
Digital fabrication is praised as the future of manufacturing. Computer Numerical Controlled (CNC) machine tools can convert a digital design into an object with the click of a mouse, which means the production process is completely automated. The use of digital machine tools has spread rapidly in factories over the last two decades, and they have now become cheap and user-friendly enough to bring them within reach of workshops and makers. While CNC machines have been embraced by many, including some environmentalists who say the technology can be more...
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View the first mass-media exposure of 3D Printing (video)

View the first mass-media exposure of 3D Printing (video) | Digital Design and Manufacturing | Scoop.it
Take a look into the past. View the first mass-media exposure of 3D Printing - the 1989 stereolithography segment on Good Morning America.
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3D Printing Basics The Free Beginner’s Guide

3D Printing Basics The Free Beginner’s Guide | Digital Design and Manufacturing | Scoop.it
As part of its growing portfolio of 3D printing media products and to support its strong coverage of news across the 3D printing industry, 3DPI has just published a beginners guide to 3D printing.
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3D Printing: The Future is Now

3D Printing: The Future is Now | Digital Design and Manufacturing | Scoop.it
More than likely, you’ve heard of 3-D printing. This new technology prints with materials such as plastic, resin, gold and silver, and creates usabl
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