Why 3D Printing Will Benefit Your Business [Infographic]

Why 3D Printing Will Benefit Your Business

The 3D printing revolution has ushered in a new era of customization. Human bones, fuel-efficient car parts, and even burritos now take only a few hours to produce through this innovative printing process. As you read this, engineers are using 3D printing technology to experiment with commercial airplane design, doctors are whizzing out organs, and NASA is testing 3D printers that are destined to land on Mars.

With technology constantly evolving, BlackEnterprise.com takes a look at 6 noteworthy moments in 3D printing history. –Semhar Woldeyesus

3D printing technology is on the rise and more accessible than ever. As printers are becoming more affordable and the objects being printed are becoming more and more impressive, some ideas that were a mere fantasy a few years ago are now reality.

While there are amazing advancements being made in the world of 3D Printing, there are still some myths and skepticisms surrounding the topic. Ever wondered how a 3D printer could cut costs for your small business? Is the cost of materials, speed and print quality really worth it? And what is the practical application?

Our infographic (created for Autodesk) answers all your small business 3D printing questions while looking at fun facts surrounding the industry:














































































































John Meyer is the founder/CEO of Lemon.ly, a visual marketing firm that creates understanding through visuals. John wants to turn your lemons into lemonade with infographics, data viz, and UX design. He is always representing South Dakota and cheering on the Minnesota Twins.

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