May 6, 2015

Combining laser cutting and 3d printing for faster manufacturing

Platener is a project from team working in Hasso-Plattner Institute that combines laser cutting of simple surfaces and combining them with 3d printed complex curved parts to get very fast manufacturing or prototyping.

Project homepage with more information:

They have previously developed faBrickation 3d printing with Lego bricks and WirePrint for wireframe objects.