High start-up costs are a main factor in the delay of implementing 3D printing strategies to 60 per cent of organisations, a report said, noting that early adopters of the technology are finding clear benefits in multiple areas.
Investments aimed toward adding speed, precision and capacity will allow 3D printers to create more complex products in larger volumes, according to a report.
The market for 3D printers, which build physical representations of dig
Worldwide shipments of 3D printers (3DPs) priced less than $100,000 will grow 49 per cent in 2013 to reach a total of 56,507 units, according to Gartner, a leading IT research and advisory company.
Rapid quality and performance in