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This article was published on June 23, 2011


    3D Printing Explained [Infographic]

    3D Printing Explained [Infographic]
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    Martin Bryant is founder of Big Revolution, where he helps tech companies refine their proposition and positioning, and develops high-qualit Martin Bryant is founder of Big Revolution, where he helps tech companies refine their proposition and positioning, and develops high-quality, compelling content for them. He previously served in several roles at TNW, including Editor-in-Chief. He left the company in April 2016 for pastures new.

    3D printing is a rapidly developing technology that allows simple objects to be perfectly replicated. While still at an early stage, the potential of the field is truly world-changing.

    This infographic from Sculpteo is a great introduction to the world of 3D printing.

    Figures relating to industry growth and future industry growth are sourced from the Wohlers Report 2011.