3D Print (Some) Historic Artifacts

Smithsonian Now Allows Anyone To 3D Print Historic Artifacts

Anyone can print artifacts Free!

  • The smithsonian has come up with the best practical use for 3D scanners / printers.
  • Recently they have started scanning artifacts for anyone to replicate

3D printers are useful for...

The 3D printing technology is used for both distrusted manufacturing and prototyping with applications in architecture, engineering, construction , automotive, aerospace military, engineering , civil engineering, dental and medical industries, biotech (human tissue replacement), fashion, footwear, jewelry, eyewear, education, geographic information systems, food, and many other fields

Makerbot 3D printing company

MakerBot Industries is a Brooklyn, New York-based company founded in January 2009 by Bre Pettis, Adam Mayer, and Zach "Hoeken" Smith producing 3D printers. MakerBot builds on the early progress of the RepRap Project.