Manufacturing: Now in 3-D

PADT’s 3-D printer demo at ISM2015

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  3-D printing isn't “Star Trek” transporter technology. It's also not as simple as push, print, ta-da! And it also isn't going to magically bring all manufacturing jobs back to the United States. Despite these "limitations," Eric Miller, principal and co-owner of Tempe, Arizona-based PADT Inc., asserts that what it is is the best way to make prototypes or low-volume or custom parts, … [Read more...]