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3D Printing vs Patents and Gun Controls @ Benchmark Reviews - 3D Printing vs Patents and Gun Controls @ Benchmark Reviews
Fri, Nov 02 2012 | 12:47AM | Filed under: Editorial| PermaLink Posted by: STAFF

3D printing technology has progressed beyond prototyping and developed into consumer production. What was once an expensive process that enabled quicker proto-fabrication has now become an affordable means for regular users to construct or duplicate any object of their desire. Inventors have championed 3D printers as devices favorable to their pursuit of product development, but the same technology will allow consumers the ability to copy patented work or firearms without consideration. The resulting dilemma will play out in courts around the globe as 3D printing devices and the software that coordinates them are steadily improved."



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