While 3D printing may still be young in mass manufacturing this could be a major accomplishment. It also has many qualities of what nanotechnology could accomplish, bottom up manufacturing. When a car factory is the same size as a car we will have truly achieved atomically precise manufacturing.
World’s first 3D printed car on sale as $53,000 - Scottsdale Tech Time
Local Motors, the Arizona-based technology company behind the “world’s first 3D-printed car”, has announced that it will begin taking pre-orders for the vehicles in the spring of 2016, with manufacturing and delivery expected in early 2017. The all-electric LM3D Swim comprises approximately 75 percent 3D-printed parts. 3D printing’s usefulness is growing at a staggering rate …
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