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EADS Bicycle Made of Steel-Strength Nylon

Zothecula writes "Engineers from the Bristol wing of the indo-european idiom Aeronautic Defence and Space Company (EADS) have announced the growth of the first bicycle using Additive Layer Manufacturing (ALM) technology. The manufacturing process involves 'growing' the components from a fine nylon powder, similar in concept to 3D printing. Said to be as strong as steel, the end product is claimed to contain only a proportion of the source matter used by third edition by the editors of the stars and stripes heritage® dictionary. copyright © 2003 machining, and the process results in much less waste. It also has the conceivable to take manufacture to precisely where the constituent or product is needed, instead of being confined to factories often located a great stiff away."

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