I can envision a powered metal 3d printer where the parts are designed to be sintered in the oven after "manufacture".
Pick your alloy.
posted on 05/20/2013 9:05:24 PM PDT
posted on 05/20/2013 9:07:33 PM PDT
They sinter them with a laser as they deposit them. That's pretty expensive right now, but I remember paying $400 for 4K of memory that took up a large S-100 bus card. I expect this to follow Moore's law.
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