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Stratasys Buys 3D Printing Service Bureaus to Expand End Production

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Cabe Atwell
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Re: Good Move
Cabe Atwell   5/16/2014 5:01:30 PM
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I think Stratasys is looking to the future of where the tech is headed and capitalizing on current trends in 3D printing and CAD software, which I think is a great move.

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Re: Good Move
Ann R. Thryft   4/14/2014 12:51:28 PM
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Thanks, Daniyal_Ali. It's all moving really fast, don't you think?

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Daniyal_Ali   4/14/2014 2:04:12 AM
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I am really happy to see how fast 3D printing is being developed. Combining Stratasys, Solid Concepts and Harvest Technologies will result in massive production of useful equipment. As application areas of Solid Concepts include medical devices and equipment, they could further extend their resources to even build human organs. We can dream, can't we?

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