Blur 2012: Riding a 3D-Printed Robot and Coming Down to Earth

Printerbot’s Brook Drumm on the state of 3-D and where it’s headed.


Blur 2012: Riding a 3D-Printed Robot and Coming Down to Earth

Printerbot’s Brook Drumm on the state of 3-D and where it’s headed.

Storified by The UpstartCO · Fri, Nov 16 2012 10:37:40

That is a 3d printer on the floor. $400 #blurcon http://instagr.am/p/SGahItiZYi/benbuie
#blurcon Brook Drumm > showing now the "suitcase" > click open the suitcase, and ready to print, oh and it also runs on batteriesPeter Vander Auwera
Brook Drumm, these 3-D printers will change the world if we can get them into the hands of kids. #blurconJohnFontana
#blurcon Brook Drumm > building iPhone app > like Über for P2P connections between 3D designers and producersPeter Vander Auwera
Decentralized manufacturing being discussed at #blurcon by Brook Drum from PrintrBot – music to #ponoko ears? /@davetenhaveBen Kepes
#blurcon Brook Drumm > building iPhone app > like Über for P2P connections between 3D designers and producersPeter Vander Auwera
I think it’s nice that designing is still hard. Things like makerbot make production easier but design is still craft #blurconBen Kepes
@benkepes Agree, you can give anyone a paintbrush, doesn’t make everyone a "good" artist #blurconPaul Muller