December 21, 2012

Ford's Gift to Engineers: MakerBot 3D Printers

Business Week reports that Ford Motor now puts 3D printers at workstations for its engineers.

quotemarksright.jpgFurthermore, the car company plans to put the smaller MakerBot replicators at every engineer’s desk in the coming months. Ford pitches this as its commitment to engineering, but I see it as the future of distribution if the desktop replicator technology follows the path taken before it by the minicomputer and then the PC.quotesmarksleft.jpg

Watch video on Ford's 3D printing. Read their press release.

emily | 8:45 PM | News
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