History of 3D Printing: It’s Older Than You Are (That Is, If You’re Under 30)

What’s almost 40 years old but looks brand new? Believe it or not, it’s 3D printing. Yep, additive manufacturing technology has been around since the Reagan era. Here’s a brief tour through the history of 3D printing. 1981–1999: The Infancy of Additive Manufacturing In 1981, Hideo Kodama of Nagoya Municipal Industrial Research Institute published his … Continue reading History of 3D Printing: It’s Older Than You Are (That Is, If You’re Under 30)