3D Printing — The Future of Manufacturing

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  1. The affordable $200 3D printers available on the market have very limited functionality. They can hardly print a few basic toys.
  2. Currently, it needs some CAD knowledge, it’s not easy for everyone to use.
  3. It also needs the ability to design 3D printable structures, which not many can do.
  4. Raw materials are not easy to find, not like any regular piece of paper we’d insert into a normal printer.
  5. Consumer 3D printers are also somewhat finicky and difficult to repair.
  • Enable personalization of products at scale
  • Give rise to a number of distributed cottage industries manufacturing products for local communities
  • Reduce the need for shipping and transportation of goods across the globe, saving carbon footprint
  • Make it incredibly simple for innovators to take their products to market

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VC @Kalaari. Committed to entrepreneurship in India. Yoga enthusiast, Daily Meditator, Occasional runner & mom of two girls.

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