Make to Demand with 3-D Printing: The Next Big Thi…

Make to Demand with 3-D Printing: The Next Big Thi...

This case study examines how brand-new 3-D printing technologies could eliminate the need for companies to maintain vast inventories of critical spare parts, enabling these parts to be created when needed and dramatically lowering costs. It introduces the technologies involved; shows how 3-D printing has emerged and evolved; assesses cost obstacles; and encourages students and practitioners to…

Make to Demand with 3-D Printing: The Next Big Thi...

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