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Recycled material [message #49494] Wed, 06 June 2012 21:23 UTC Go to next message
avatar jens.renders  is currently offline jens.renders
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Registered: February 2012
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at my school they have some sort of plastic tables wich are made of recycled plastic bottles (you cant see the bottles anymore, its just plastic).

couldn't this be a new material? Recycled plastic Very Happy common shapeways! be the leader of the market! be innovative! Very Happy

Re: Recycled material [message #49520 is a reply to message #49494 ] Thu, 07 June 2012 12:47 UTC Go to previous messageGo to next message
avatar Youknowwho4eva  is currently offline Youknowwho4eva
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I'll get Nancy right on it! Unfortunately it's a lot easier said than done lol.

[Updated on: Mon, 11 June 2012 17:04 UTC]

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Re: Recycled material [message #49670 is a reply to message #49520 ] Mon, 11 June 2012 16:14 UTC Go to previous message
avatar natalia  is currently offline natalia
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Yup! That's a pretty cool idea....there is one guy using a 3D printer with recylced plastic to make amazing chairs... check out his cool video here: here

We don't have such a big robotic arm printer at Shapeways....yet!

[Updated on: Mon, 11 June 2012 17:03 UTC] by Moderator

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