Oct 12, 2016

MIT Foundry software is amazing, but will it be available to public?

MIT CSAIL scientists developed Foundry CAD / CAM software which they call "Photoshop for 3d printing". It looks amazing with many advanced options.

The main question will be open sourced and available for wider 3d printing community? I strongly support that all software developed by public funding be released under an open source license.
One of the articles claim that the developer, Kiril VidimĨe, wants to integrate it  into the workflow of existing CAD systems. We will see ...

Here is a video of Foundry in action:

More information about Foundry:



One of the objects designed in Foundry. Foundry news release claims it can be used by novice users also.