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3 Ways 3D Printing Saves Energy for OEMs

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Benefits of 3D printing
rrosario   6/24/2016 10:29:12 PM


Thanks for the interesting views on the energy/environmental benefits of 3D printing! The benefits of using an additive process rather than subtractive processing seems clear. However, I suspect that the energy savings from avoiding transportation would strongly depend on the raw materials being extracted close to the point of manufacture, and not need shipping in from across the world. 

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