TITLE

Is 3D Printing the Future of Innovation or Asking for Trouble?

AUTHOR(S)
Vann, Jessica
PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
Inventors' Digest;Jul2013, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on use of 3D printing technology in designing new products.
ACCESSION #
109900987

 

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