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7 November 2014

Distributed Manufacturing Is Starting T

by Code Monkey

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Distributed manufacturing is starting to make a real difference in third world nations, but my concern is how will business with centralized manufacturing model react?  Imagine if some of the common items you buy from Home Depot or Lowes could be printed….\ \ \ \ Latching hemostat,\ breast pumps,\ oxygen splitters for oxygen tanks,\ water valves,\ wheels,\ nozzles,\ corn shellers ,\ Irrigation Sprinkler,\ Self watering flower pot\ ISO Metric Nuts and Bolts\ etc etc\ \ #distributedmanufacturing{.ot-hashtag .bidi_isolate}\ #3dprinting{.ot-hashtag .bidi_isolate}  \ \ #selfsufficiency{.ot-hashtag .bidi_isolate}  

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