Tag Archives: Maker Space

The Coming Cottage Manufacturing Revolution

The only parts that make it into the mainstream are parts that can be manufactured in the tens of thousands. These large batches then require complex distribution channels and warehousing of inventory that ties up precious capital. With small-scale 3D printers, laser cutters, and CNC machines, parts can be produced at the point of sale. When products are produced at the [...]

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The New 3D World – Bits to Atoms

The world of the entrepreneur has been blown wide open by 3D technology. If you have an object you need to reproduce, you can use a 3D scanner to replicate it. Don't have one? No problem! Go to your public library or another location, such as a Makers Space. Don't want to leave the house? Use your phone to take [...]

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