Re: 3-D Printers

Rod Miller

On 5/5/13 8:46 AM, colorado524midland wrote:
FYI, Staples will start selling a 3-D printer to retail customers for $1,300.00, according to CNN Money. Will this be a game-changer?

Here is the link:

Ken Montero

My read of the Tech Specs says the layer thickness is .2MM
or about .004". Pretty good for $1400 and another big step
towards consumerizing this technology.

A thinner layer thickness will be needed for complex surfaces
unless one wants to spend a lot of time smoothing the layer



Custom 2-rail O Scale Models: Drives, | O Scale West / S West
Repairs, Steam Loco Building, More | 2014 Meet is Feb 6 - 8 |

Join to automatically receive all group messages.