Re: Letterpress and 3D Printers
- Hello John,
the point is the CNC machines cost a lot and very probabily will be out of the range for the 95% of the studio..but perhaps this is just my idea and tomorrow everybody will use a 3d engraver setup :)
--- In PPLetterpress@yahoogroups.com, "hx2ox2" <Xelexer@...> wrote:
> I watched a piece on the Science network about 3d inkjet polymer printers. New Balance uses one to design their sneakers. I wondered how long before a machine would be tailored to LetterPress, e.g. print a negative image to cast a more durable plate or direct for one off or short run. It seems the industry is still viable enough to support the effort.
> Xelexer a.k.a. John