A revolution, a bit delayed


Carl Deckard (left) and Joseph Beaman (right) invent the printing process SLS (Selective Laser Sintering) in 1987; just 4 years after the inception of 3D printing, with Charles Hull patenting STL (Stereolithography). It is incredible to think that this technology has been around for over 30 years and has only just entered the wider consumer market. However, today it’s been said to be the Next Industrial Revolution, a revolution after all.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eyUPSYynywM Date: 1983!

http://www.prsnlz.me/videos/3d-printing-on-good-morning-america-in-1989/ 1989




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