3D ice printer

Imagine: an ice sculpture artist brings a 3D ice printer to the site and prints all ice sculptures out of 3D printer. This is no longer a dream, thanks to the breakthrough technology.

In 2006 Professors Pieter Sijpkes and Jorge Angeles at McGill University based in Montreal, Quebec have received a $173,000 Research Creation Grant for a project called „The New Architecture of Phase Change: Computer Assisted Ice Construction.” This three-year study is to develop computer-assisted ice construction techniques, for example using digital fabrication to construct buildings out of ice.
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