Gallery: Scientists Create World’s First 3D-Printed 3D Printer!

 

Researchers at Germany’s Doppelbock University just opened the door to the future of rapid prototyping technology by developing the world’s first 3D-printed 3D printer! Dubbed the Ecophage, the duplicitous device is capable of using readily available materials to create copies of itself – albeit at a slightly smaller scale. Best of all, it’s outfitted with a built-in material re-processor that can convert virtually any carbon-based substance into filament for 3d-printing.

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  1. Lola Wilson April 2, 2013 at 9:49 am

    April fools – right, Mike? 😛

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