It’s been printed in nylon and weighs around half a kilo.
Imagine how much easier it is to print a sax than make one the old way. It might not sound as good yet, but that will change.
for the first time in history, a sitting president has been 3D scanned and printed, and the model will become part of the collection of the smithsonian’s national portrait gallery.
Maybe the first but not the last
Visit our Thingiverse page and print your own 2 million-year-old skull (or, if you don’t have access 3D printer, at least check out the nifty “thingview” option).
(Thanks to Henry Reich of MinutePhysics fame for snapping these photos!)
3d learning objects!