1. Lower costs
Within the 3D printing sector, services offering CNC parts online mean you can upload your designs, get an instant quote and see your part being made almost immediately. This is a massive step forward from the complicated process of getting a product to market using traditional manufacturing, and significantly cheaper, too. Clearly this is of great benefit to businesses needing parts. But the applications compatible with 3D printing technology are growing on a daily basis—there are already people living in 3D printed houses. As development continues, more and more ordinary people will begin to reap the cost rewards of this huge growth industry.
2. Manufacturing flexibility
Using traditional manufacturing techniques, complicated designs were generally more difficult to produce. 3D printing has opened a pathway to the previously unimaginable for designers and entrepreneurs. With the ongoing addition of new printing materials , including metal and fabric, the scope for […]
Above: PepsiCo food, snack, and beverage product line-up/Source: PepsiCo PepsiCo turned to tooling with 3D printing...