Category 3D printing

DRM won’t cripple 3D printing

Some regulation in 3D printing is coming. However, it should be nowhere near as onerous as DRM, and may create whole new distribution channels. A company like Boeing, for example, might not just stream parts to a manufacturer. If it…

3D printed skateboard

Designer Sam Abbott is recreating the limits and the paradigm of creating a new skateboard. Instead of the traditional subtractive process using a maplewood structure with a plastic coating for the board, Sam went all out with the additive approach…