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Lulzbot AO-101 3D Printer Ready to Use out of the Box
2/18/2013

Lulzbot AO-101 3D printer in action, pulling plastic off a reel.   (Source: Aleph Objects)
Lulzbot AO-101 3D printer in action, pulling plastic off a reel.
(Source: Aleph Objects)

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Elizabeth M
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Nice one
Elizabeth M   2/19/2013 5:23:03 AM
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Even the at-home genius inventor needs some technical help once in awhile. :) At a fairly affordable price, this intuitive printer should help even the least tech-savvy hobbyist creator give life to designs. It sounds pretty handy.

Cabe Atwell
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Cabe Atwell   2/18/2013 2:48:54 PM
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That is quite the patent. Sum it up for us is a few sentences. :)

I have a feeling that a 3D printer comes with a certain level of buyer's remorse.

C

Andreas Tanda
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Andreas Tanda   2/18/2013 2:11:25 PM
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Cabe - thank you for this article. It is always surprising to see how the topic of 3D printing evolves and that these systems are getting cheaper and cheaper. So we reach a level where everyone can afford such a piece of interesting hardware. Therefore it would be interesting to see how people will deal with ideas like: http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO2&Sect2=HITOFF&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsearch-bool.html&r=1&f=G&l=50&co1=AND&d=PTXT&s1=8,286,236.PN.&OS=PN/8,286,236&RS=PN/8,286,236 .   

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