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18. 3D Printing in architectural field – simplification and sustainability

18.1 Simplification

The extent of what can be accomplished is the potential of the model’s value as a design and communication tool. 3D printing may be perceived as a complex process, but architects, artisans, or any professional in the arts domain, need no concern regarding the technicalities of 3D printing, but an understanding of the capabilities of the technology.


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18.2 Sustainability

  • – Time-saving. Efficient use of project timelines.
  • – Avoid expensive material waste.
  • – A cost incurred in the project substantially reduced.


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