3d printing is scale invariant

Insofar as it’s common to think about 3D printing, people seem to mostly be thinking at either the micro-scale/nanotech or human-scale (fabrication).  You can buy 3D printers off the shelf or as kits (Makerbot) with most of these having a cell size of 1 cubic foot or smaller.


There is nothing to prevent you from making a 3D printer large enough to print a house. 

Example: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2008/09/01/concrete_building_printers/


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