DIY Auto Parts?

More and more companies are taking steps to add 3D printing into their production pipeline in a meaningful way. 

Even your mechanic could soon be 3D printing replacement parts for your vehicle! At least according to Ford's Sandro Piroddi. 

"... in the future, select plans could be released to mechanics, who would then be allowed to print parts"

source: http://www.dw.de/

source: http://www.dw.de/

With announcements like this and Honda's concept downloads, it's clear that the auto industry is making a permanent investment in the many possibilities of 3D printing. 

Check out the write-up at Deutche Welle!

Dominique Pennington

Chattanooga