It'd be interesting to determine what devoting one core to what's essentially a fault-tolerance function does to the power budget. I guess this doesn't matter much in in-factory apps. In battery powered situations it does.
An in-depth survey of 700 current and future users of 3D printing holds few surprises, but results emphasize some major trends already in progress. Two standouts are the big growth in end-use parts and metal additive manufacturing (AM) most respondents expect.
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