Does a desktop <span class=“caps”>3D</span> printer pay off at home?

The broad range of pos­si­bil­i­ties a 3D print­er offers is not clear to most peo­ple. This results in the most impor­tant ques­tion of all: Does a 3D print­er at home pay off? The answer to this is “yes”, at least if you believe an Amer­i­can study. The arti­cle with the title “Emer­gence of Home Man­u­fac­tur­ing […]

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How <span class=“caps”>3D</span> printing will kill mass-production in the long-term

The 3D print­ing hype in 2015 caused the pub­lic and busi­ness world to over­es­ti­mate the progress of addi­tive man­u­fac­tur­ing. Peo­ple were already talk­ing about the end of tra­di­tion­al and indus­tri­al mass pro­duc­tion. Today, a few years lat­er, every­one under­stands that these con­clu­sions were pre­ma­ture. Nowa­days, addi­tive man­u­fac­tur­ing is used as an addi­tion­al tech­nol­o­gy for cer­tain […]

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How to implement strategic change with <span class=“caps”>3D</span> Printing

When imple­ment­ing strate­gic change with 3D Print­ing, com­pa­nies require a lot of knowl­edge about the tech­nol­o­gy as well as their own busi­ness. Depend­ing on your needs and resources we have out­lined a table below to sup­port your deci­sion mak­ing. Each approach has its own advan­tages and dis­ad­van­tages, but most­ly the result is a com­bi­na­tion of […]

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How to use <span class=“caps”>3D</span> Printers for business

Addi­tive man­u­fac­tur­ing tech­nolo­gies have already estab­lished them­selves in spe­cif­ic indus­tries for sev­er­al years. Among them, is e.g. the hear­ing aid indus­try with its very cus­tomer-spe­cif­ic mod­els for a suit­able hold in the ear. This is a typ­i­cal exam­ple of how to use 3D Print­ers for busi­ness. Buying a 3D printer for busines Many try to […]

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Top 5 <span class=“caps”>3D</span> Printers for 2017

The num­ber of new 3D print­ers has explod­ed in the mar­ket for sev­er­al years. More and more niche prod­ucts are pro­duced for dif­fer­ent appli­ca­tions for the desk at home, in the uni­ver­si­ty or com­pa­nies. We present our Top 5 3D print­ers for dif­fer­ent cus­tomers groups in 2017. In this list, we are ori­ent­ed on the […]

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