Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi write about four of the most popular outdoor recreational activities and some of their 3D printing applications.
3D printing has penetrated a range of sectors and industries to a point where it is being adopted by mainstream organizations in their manufacturing processes. However, one sector that has been left behind in this adoption is the maritime industry.
The Yacht Creality becomes the first yacht to be named after a 3D printer brand.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi consider how 3D printing might benefit from consolidation trends among marinas.
Charles R. Goulding sets sail with the idea of 3D printing for technologically advanced boat manufacture.
Charles Goulding and Ryan Donley discuss 3D printing of spare parts and other components for maritime operations.
University of Maine’s Advanced Structures and Composites Center has developed a new and enormous 3D printer that is capable of 3D printing a complete boat that floats!