Self-Reproducing Machines – in the Future or here Today?
Take A look at this… Definatly one of the coolest Ideas I have seen in a long time…. Regards, Chris
|Prusa MendelFull-sized RepRap, Focused On Low Cost and Ease of Sourcing|
The RepRap is humanity’s first general-purpose self-replicating manufacturing machine.
RepRap takes the form of a free desktop 3D printer capable of printing plastic objects. Since many parts of RepRap are made from plastic and RepRap prints those parts, RepRap self-replicates by making a kit of itself – a kit that anyone can assemble given time and materials. It also means that – if you’ve got a RepRap – you can print lots of useful stuff, and you can print another RepRap for a friend…
Find out more at: reprap.org