Sales Of 3D Metal Printers Grew Over 75% In 2013

Most 3D printers, particularly on the consumer side, primarily use polymers as their base to create plastic items. Making items out of metal with a 3D printer is a much more complicated – and costly – process. The printers themselves can cost in the tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars, depending on the model.

http://www.forbes.com/sites/alexknapp/2014/05/21/sales-of-3d-metal-printers-grew-over-75-in-2013/#1e521ce828c6

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