A 3-dimensional printing company made “cheap” office furniture at its offices in Texas.
It was part of a new technology boom that could help transform offices from a “crowd-sourced production system” to a “self-built” workspace.3-D printers are capable of creating intricate 3-dimension models of objects, making it possible to produce items that look like they are made of plastic, metal, or other materials.
A printer can print 3-dimensions, or 3-d, in a variety of materials.
The material that’s used to create the object has to be in the same dimension, so it must be a physical object with a specific shape.3D printers use lasers to create objects, which can be placed on a flat surface to print.
For instance, a 3-axis printer can place objects on a piece of wood, and the object can then be shaped into a desk, chair, or any other object.3DPrinting is growing fast, but it is difficult to use a 3D printer to print any kind of object because 3- and 4-dimensional printers require special software.
There is no software that allows you to print a 3 or 4-dimension object.
So the best you can do is to buy a 3 and 4 printer, which costs about $50,000 to $150,000.3DLabs, a company based in Virginia, announced on Monday that it has developed a printer that prints objects that look similar to what a 3d printer would print.3dprinting, a tech startup, uses a 3DS printer to create 3- dimensional objects.
The printer can use a “micro” printer, a machine that is a lot smaller than the 3- or 4-, and can print objects in a few hours.3DRay, a startup based in San Diego, said that it was making “cheaper” office accessories that look almost like office furniture.3DMZ, a small tech startup based out of New York, said it has invented a “cheapskate” printer that creates a 3 dimensional object.
The printers are available online and are priced at about $150 to $250 each.3Dsane, a printer for 3-ds printers, also makes “cheeseball” office decor that looks like office furnishings.3Drill, a digital design company, said on Monday it has created a printer called a “printer that can make a lot of cool stuff.”
The printer “can print all sorts of 3D objects in all sorts to create different things, or to add a new dimension, and that’s something we’re very excited about.”3-d printer designer Paul Fuhrman, the founder of 3-drill, said 3-sourcing is “probably one of the biggest changes” he’s seen in the office in the past year.
“The fact that people are getting their ideas from others and sharing them is kind of amazing.
I think that’s the big thing that I’m excited about,” he said.