3D Printing Advancements Change The Way We Live

3D printing has made a big splash in many different markets, not just printers. It feels like every day we hear about a new use for 3D printers. Today we can already see the effect of these printers, what will tomorrow bring?

We have gathered a list of impressive advancements in 3D printing you should be aware of:

  • Functioning weapons. We can now print firearms that are ready to use.
  • Printed musical instruments.  From flutes to acoustic guitars, we are making music now
  • Eye catching art. This ranges from beautiful light fixtures to 3D prints of your child’s drawing for keepsakes.
  • 3D printed fashion. We can now print shoes, fabric and jewelry!
  • Medical implants. There has already been a reporting that a doctor has successfully installed a 3D printed hip replacement in a patient with bone cancer and the patient can now walk!
  • Protective covers. Now we can make protective overs for just about anything from cellphones, tablets, to helmets and shine guards.
  • Food. 3D printers are making everything from chocolate figures to Jell-O shots!
  • Selfies. Now you can make a figurine that looks just like you from a 3D printer.
  • 3D printed Crime Scene. Coming to a court case near you, we can now have a 3D printing of a scene to shoe evidence.
  • Hubble Space Telescope Images. We can now share scene from the Hubble Space telescope to help education and advancements in science.

3D printing has come a long way in many markets and we can’t wait to see what they can do next!