3D Printing

MakerBot's New Digitizer Makes Scanning and Replicating Objects As Easy As Making Photocopies

MakerBot's New Digitizer Makes Scanning and Replicating Objects As Easy As Making Photocopies

Adriana Lee

One of the barriers for 3D printing is the technical acumen required to design a 3D object. Not everyone knows CAD or has the 3D modeling skills to create a digital file fit for printing. But what if all it took was a simple scan? You could take any object in the physical world, put it in a digitizer and then let the technology step in, scanning it into a digital file and replicating it...