World’s first 3D printed cars are now being made available to the public

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We've seen 3D printed maps, shoes and even urns, but this next innovation may have just trumped them all. It was at this year's International Manufacturing Technology Show that we saw the launch of the world's first 3D printed car, created by Local Motors. The Strati was the result of four and half months work and 44 hours of actual printing time, but according to reports, future models could be created in as little as six weeks, with actual printing times reduced to 24 hours. The car consists of 49 parts, which is a huge reduction on the thousands found…

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