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Why,it only took him 6 1/2 minutes?:grin2:
I cant wait til they make a 3-D printer that will use steel or aluminum.
 

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You can design and assemble the parts in Solidworks and then print the assembled model. That's right ,you can print all the parts assembled,and in some printers in different materials and colors. All together and working. The gaps between parts are filled with soluble material that can be rinsed off with water. Some require chemical baths to remove the soluble material.
Some of the new printer,Print in nylon filled with chopped carbon fiber and also with kevlar or fiberglass.
 

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He should have used a poly carbonate /something transparent or at least translucent for the block so you could see the inner workings once assembled. Nonetheless, very cool.
 

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The turbine housings on the Koenigsegg One to One are 3D printed stainless steel. They did it to achieve an internal cavity that was not possible with casting or CNC. They also printed an internal flapper valve.

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My son printed a little Lego guy with working arms and legs. the printer knows how to leave a big enough or right size gap between the axle and the arm or leg. No assembly, it comes off the printer all done. Has a swiveling head too.
 
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