3D printing is a relatively new concept that has not yet found its way into every facet of business. However, it is well on its way and there are an infinite number of ways that 3D printing can completely revolutionize businesses of all types. In fact, the popularity of 3D printing has completely changed certain industries such as the firearm industry as well as space exploration. There is no doubt that it will continue to propel businesses forward. Virtually any type of business that manufactures goods can benefit from 3D printing through more efficient, faster manufacturing and reduced production costs.
What is 3D Printing?
The first order of business is to clarify exactly what 3D printing actually is. In layman’s terms, it is an object that is made from a printer that can cut materials into several small layers that are then joined to make a solid object. The thing that makes 3D printing so unique is that as long as the dimensions exist for virtually any type of object, a replica that works almost exactly as the original can be made through 3D printing. Moreover, they can be made in a fraction of the time that it takes to make objects through more traditional means and it can usually produce these objects in mass numbers with exceptional accuracy. Continue reading How Can 3D Printing Help Your Business?