This free guide serves as a source of information for engineers and contractors who want to integrate a 3D printer into their manufacturing process. The guide focuses on 3D printers and printing technologies best suited to manufacturing applications. There are several options for 3D printers and materials that have the strength and chemical resistance required for the production environment. The main areas of application for 3D printing parts in manufacturing are prototyping, tooling and jig making, as well as small batch parts for end use.
The following points can also be found in this 20-page guide: