You’re Gonna Need a Bigger Boat? UMaine Has Printer for That

The world's largest 3D printer has created the world's largest 3D-printed boat.

  • Published 11 October 2019

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The world’s largest 3D printer has created the world’s largest 3D-printed boat. And the University of Maine demonstrated that it’s seaworthy. The university unveiled the 25-foot, 5,000-pound boat that was printed at the university’s Advanced Structures & Composite Center. It’s one example of how the massive printer can create larger prototypes to assist companies in product development, said Habib Dagher, founding director of the composites center. “This new printer is going to allow us to… Read at AP News