11 Nov 2008, 00:00

3D printer uses plain paper (and glue) for prototyping

Mcor’s http://www.mcortechnologies.com/index.html 3D printerhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/3D_printinguses plain 8 x11 paper and glue for rapid prototyping http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rapid_prototyping. “The printer takes standard sheets of printer paper (A4 size) and deposits regular old PVA glue in a pattern determined by the design. Another sheet of paper is added, and a tungsten carbide blade cuts away the excess paper…”

Source: Wired http://blog.wired.com/gadgets/2008/11/3d-printer-feed.html & http://www.slashgear.com/mcor-matrix-3d-printer-uses-regular-paper-0722025http://gizmodo.com/photogallery/3dprinter/1004428172 hackaday.com http://hackaday.com/2008/11/06/3d-printer-uses-office-paper/.

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