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3. FOOD

3. FOOD

The main value of 3D food printing lies in convenience and customization. As specialized diets become more commonplace, 3D-printed food is poised to enable more personalized  on-demand eating experiences.

Originally limited to sugary, processed confections, the technology has made strides to encompass a much wider range of options.

Big names in 3D food printing include Beehex , a pizza printer that serves large food service operations, and Yissum , a company that employs a natural, calorie-free fiber to bind food components.

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8. FURNITURE

8. FURNITURE

allowing designers to test concepts more quickly and offer customers lower prices. A custom table that would typically cost thousands of dollars could cost just a couple hundred when printed.

3D printing also works well for controlling the density of a material, which means that it can prod...

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11. DRONES

11. DRONES

Drones are made up of several small parts that often need replacing, making them good candidates for 3D printing.

Today, consumers can buy ready-made printable drone kits online. If their drone crashes, they can 3D print spare parts like propellers, antenna holders, and protective equipment...

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2. EDUCATION

2. EDUCATION

3D printing has the potential to modernize classrooms and better prepare students for technical careers.

Educators can produce visual aids — like artifact replicas — to bring a lesson to life. Students can engage in hands-on learning experiences that bring theory into the real world.

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13. CONSERVATION

13. CONSERVATION

From artificial corals to prosthetics for wildlife, 3D printing has proven useful in environmental conservation.

Because 3D printing is fast and can use a wide range of natural materials, it may serve as a viable alternative to traditional environmental restoration techniques. Scientists ar...

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9. PACKAGING

9. PACKAGING

With 3D printing technology, packaging companies can quickly develop new packaging designs and new equipment to manufacture packaging. Anubis 3D, for example, invented a 3D-printed robotic arm that assembles its packaging more efficiently.

3D printing can also be used to fuse product and pa...

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10. FIREARMS

10. FIREARMS

Gun safety advocates and law enforcement officials have been especially concerned about the printing of plastic guns that could go undetected by metal detectors.

Just as governments have not been able to fully eliminate counterfeit currency, it may be impossible to completely stop 3D-printe...

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7. ART

7. ART

Many in the art community have been quick to embrace 3D printing. Today, an artist can draw a design by hand and then 3D print it using materials like metal, glass, and ceramics.

In 2014, the Smithsonian Institution’s National Portrait Gallery revealed a 3D-printed portrait of President Oba...

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6. AUTOMOTIVE

6. AUTOMOTIVE

The automotive industry was one of the pioneers of 3D printing. For automakers, the technology offers faster, more cost effective product development cycles and end products that are strong and lightweight.

So far, automotive companies have primarily used 3D printing for pre-production task...

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12. MEDICAL IMPLANTS

12. MEDICAL IMPLANTS

Customization is crucial to medical implants. Each person’s anatomy is different, and in surgical settings, time is of the essence. 3D printing could be leveraged to drastically improve healthcare outcomes in cases involving implants.

A research project in Australia produced a system for bo...

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4. PROSTHETICS

4. PROSTHETICS

3D printing could help bring prosthetics to those most in need, especially in developing countries affected by conflict or disease. Volunteer organization Enabling the Future uses 3D printing to make the $50 e-NABLE mechanical hand.

In the US, prosthetics are typically priced anywhere from ...

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To date, there is only one FDA-approved, 3D-printed drug: Spritam®, an anti-epileptic seizure medication, is designed to disintegrate within seconds after swallowing. The producer, Aprecia Pharmaceuticals, claims that the drug’s unique structure cannot be achieved through conventional manufacturi...

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3D printing also can make art more accessible outside of museums. VerusArt, for example, uses 3D printing to create textured reproductions of famous paintings and displays them for schools. Unlike in museums, students are able to touch the replicas and feel the exact brush strokes used by the ori...

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Automakers from Ford to BMW are exploring how to leverage the technology for customization. Today, producing small batches of customized auto parts and tooling is often cost prohibitive because they are formed with molding, which requires a significant up-front investment.

3D printing elimi...

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This has major implications for the speed and accuracy of construction. For example, emergency housing could be 3D printed immediately after a natural disaster. Machine construction of infrastructure projects could eliminate the risks that come with human error.

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5. PHARMACEUTICAL DRUGS

5. PHARMACEUTICAL DRUGS

Drug characteristics like shape, color, design, strength, release profile, and distribution of ingredients cannot be easily modified in conventional manufacturing processes. Now companies like vitamin startup Multiply Labs , which lev...

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1. ARCHITECTURE AND CONSTRUCTION

1. ARCHITECTURE AND CONSTRUCTION

Applications of 3D printing in architecture and construction are developing rapidly. The technology has become relatively widespread in the project design stage — architects can print models of properties, commercial real estate, and infrastructure.

The Dubai Future Foundation debuted what ...

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Natural Machines ‘ Foodini can print a variety of foods using natural ingredients, so long as they are able to be pureed. Natural Machines claims that the possibilities are unlimited. The Foodini is currently available for commerci...

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The technology enables rapid prototyping, which means that teams developing a new product can quickly experiment with different designs and materials, accelerating the product’s path to market. It’s also highly customizable and resource-efficient.

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