But additive manufacturing is only one of a number of breakthroughs leading to the factory of the future, and conventional production equipment is becoming smarter and more flexible, too.
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- "A third industrial revolution". The Economist. 2012-04-21. Retrieved 2016-01-04.
- By the way people HAVE USED 3d printers to build the bodies of cars in pieces since this was written. They just bought 3D printers big enough to build a plastic or fiberglass type of body with it.Also there are also 3D printers big enough to build a home especially with cement all over now.