Printing Architecture: Innovative Recipes for 3D Printing

Book Description

Although promises a revolution in many industries, primarily industrial manufacturing, nowhere are the possibilities greater than in the field of product and modular . Ronald Rael and Virginia San Fratello, of the cutting-edge San Francisco–based firm Emerging Objects, have developed remarkable techniques for "printing" from a wide variety of powders, including sawdust, clay, cement, rubber, concrete, salt, and even coffee grounds, opening an entire realm of material, phenomenological, and ecological possibilities to . In addition to case studies and illustrations of their own work, Rael and San Fratello offer guidance for sourcing alternative materials, specific recipes for mixing compounds, and step-by-step instructions for conducting bench tests and setting parameters for material , to help readers to understand the process of developing powder-based materials and their unique qualities.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Salt
Chapter 2 Sawdust
Chapter 3 Coffee, Tea, And Wine
Chapter 4 Rubber
Chapter 5 Bioplastic
Chapter 6 Sand
Chapter 7 Cement
Chapter 8 Clay
Chapter 9 Recipes

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