3D printing has reached its inflection point. Having been an important prototyping tool for decades, the technology is now increasingly becoming a viable solution for manufacturing applications.
That said, there are still a lot of misconceptions about the technology. Today, we’re taking a look at some of the most commonly-held beliefs about 3D printing, and dispelling the myths behind them.
Myth 1: “3D printing is a new technology”
[caption id="attachment_9300" align="alignright" width="300"] The first 3D printer, SLA-1, created by Chuck Hull in 1987 [/caption] Adoption of 3D printing is on the rise, ...