Low-Cost, Open-Source 3D Metal Printer

The big news, this week, is MIT’s release of an open source 3D printer that uses metal. They estimate the printer can be built from $1,500 of materials. Compare that with the cost of commercial metal printers which cost over $500,000. This is definitely a development to watch closely.

Source: http://www.xbitlabs.com/news/other/display/20131211232014_MIT_Scientists_Build_a_Low_Cost_Open_Source_3D_Metal_Printer.html?