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3-D printing sparks revolution in manufacturing industry (access required)

Inside a machinery-laden production space at Eastman Business Park, Ian Finn dredges a clear plastic container into the wide mouth of a 3-D selective laser sintering (SLS) machine. He loads up the container with fine white powder, dumping it into a nearby trough. As the powder is dusted away, plastic wedges begin to appear — ...

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