3D Printing: Second Edition is a major update of the highly popular 3D Printing: The Next Industrial Revolution. The book provides an extensive overview of all 3D printing technologies, together with a detailed analysis of the 3D printing industry, and broader predictions for future digital manufacturing. Already it is possible to 3D print in hundreds of different plastic, metal and ceramic materials, with pioneers now 3D printing molds, aerospace components, jewelry, works of art, toys and medical devices.
3D Printing: Second Edition is written by Christopher Barnatt features over one hundred interviews, examples and illustrations, and is a valuable resource for all enthusiasts, entrepreneurs, designers, investors and students who want to remain up-to-date with the Next Industrial Revolution.More info →
In 3D Printing: The Next Industrial Revolution Christopher Barnatt, a professional futurist, explores how the onset of 3D printing that we are witnessing today will transform our lives in the future. Barnatt calls the manifestations of 3D printing that we are seeing today as 'just the beginning'. In his book, the author explores what technological advances we can expect in the future including the printing of human organs or the complete transformation of the retail industry.
3D Printing: The Next Industrial Revolution does not only cover current 3D printing technologies but also comes with an extensive resources section containing information on 3D printer manufacturers, 3D software providers and 3D printing services. Also noteworthy is the extensive glossary that helps guide the layman through all the technical jargon.More info →