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3D-printed concept car would build itself

The Genesis concept would build itself.

(Credit: Nir Siegel)

Designers and makers have been busy imagining uses for 3D printers, ranging from casts to houses to duck feet. Vehicle designer Nir Siegel doesn’t just want to 3D-print cars, he wants them to assemble themselves.

Siegel’s Genesis concept would involve the delivery of a specialized 3D printer to a car buyer. The printer would then print out a car all around itself to match the buyer’s specifications.


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