The full range of 3D-designed and produced accessories, including tie pins, bracelets, and belt buckles, will be printed on-demand by Shapeways.
Companies are struggling to come up with reliable ways to protect their products from 3D printed replication.
They also believe that by doing this we could potentially open up a new market for value added products that can be produced by waste picker groups in low income countries.
Martin Fink, the man who runs HP Labs, pulled aside the black curtain — literally — and let Wired magazine look at the 3D Printing monster in its basement.
The 2X speed advantage was achieved as a result of efficiencies gained in the build pattern.
The National Science Foundation continues to provide support for additive manufacturing, totaling approximately $200 million and more than 600 grants.
LPW is a customized material supplier, offering Aluminium, Cobalt, Nickel, Steel and Titanium powders for additive manufacturing.
The shop has five desktop 3D printers, including a Cube from 3D Systems, the Makerbot Replicator 2 & 2X, and the Ultimaker 1 & 2.
The design will be released for free to all as an open-source project and can be built from parts costing less than $1,500.
Figulo is changing the way ceramics are made by taking this time honored production and art form and transforming it with 21st century 3D printing technology.