3D printing bikes on Taiwan’s streets turn old plastic into 3D printed objects

At end of last year, an evolved version of the garbage recycling bike was seen on the streets of Taipei in Taiwan. It takes PET bottles and plastic bags and turns them into fashionable 3D printed products in about half an hour.

This bike, a mobile mini-factory is called the Mobile Fab. It consists of a plastic shredder, a filament extruder and a 3D printer. Its goal is ‚to promote 3D printing on the streets‘ using material from recycled plastic bottles.
(…weiter auf 3ders.org)




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