World War 3D: Deploying 3D Printing on the Battlefield

Article By : Judith M. Myerson

The military wants ruggedized and portable 3D printers that can be used in the field to fabricate medical tools and biomaterials as needed...

Can 3D printers treat soldiers on the battlefield? Yes — sort of. A recent pilot program conducted by the Uniformed Services University (USU) of the Health Sciences shows that 3D printers can be deployed in desert and remote environments to...

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