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Monday, September 28, 2015

Italian Initiative Builds 3-D Printer

"The world's largest 3-D printer is capable of building clay dwellings aimed to be used to supplement a growing global housing crisis.

Italian collective WASP -- or World's Advanced Saving Project -- presented their 40 foot high, lightweight printer named Big Delta last week during a three-day festival celebrating the feat. Unlike other large scale 3-D printers focused on building structures, this device is capable of creating an entire hut from the bottom up during one printing session. Its principal building material is mud."

I post the video from the article here because it's not only interesting but comes with a really cool song: