Possibility of 3D printing bike parts?

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Possibility of 3D printing bike parts?
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Posted: Mar 12, 2015 at 3:03 Quote
I have been designing some 3D bike parts. Just small things like top caps and such but I was wondering whether 3D printing these in metal would make them strong enough to run and just whether this is overall possible.
thank you

Posted: Mar 12, 2015 at 3:12 Quote
I seriously doubt they would be strong enough for riding. 3D printing is advancing quickly though, I'd certainly expect to see the technology in the next 5-10 years. We already have printable guns even things like printable genomes are only a few years away.

Posted: Mar 26, 2015 at 19:39 Quote


Posted: Jan 21, 2020 at 4:24 Quote
Your idea sounds good, but I am not sure if this printed bike parts will be strong enough for riding. By the way, I have a printing shop that is well equipped with good technique, like printers, cartridges and all I need for printing that I usually buy on https://www.mrdepot.ca and recently I bought a 3d printer. I haven’t used it before but I can try to print something on it and I will tell you how resistant it is.

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