3D Lab Online Course

3D Lab Online Course

15. 3D Printing in architectural field – benefits

15.1 General benefits

The main benefits of implementation of the 3D Printing-Digital craft in the architectural field are:

  • – Efficiency in conceptual preliminary design stage.
  • – Analysis of design alternatives.
  • – Project viability.
  • – Refinement in the communication tool.
  • – Sales & Marketing.
  • – Efficient allocation of resources. (time, materials, costs).

 

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15.2 Individual benefits

Benefits for architects:

  • – The possibility of envisioning a project within the surroundings.
  • – Proper appealing to spaces and proportions.

 

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Benefits for craftsmen and artisans:

  • – 1:1 scale vision.
  • – Fast + low-cost adjustment of dimensions & colour.
  • – materialize and regard objects on the skin, space, furniture, etc.

 

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