28 Aug '14, 1pm

#Luiis_3x ] Minnesotan Man Builds World’s First 3D-Printed Concrete Fairytale Castle in His O... [ #Luispokel ]

#Luiis_3x ] Minnesotan Man Builds World’s First 3D-Printed Concrete Fairytale Castle in His O... [ #Luispokel ]

Rudenko’s grand 3D-printed castle and his self-built 3D printer was a labor of love. Drawing from the knowledge of the RepRap community, the Minnesotan contractor footed the bill for the project independently and experimented endlessly on everything from cement mixes to the heights and widths of the cement layers. After trial and error, Rudenko printed the castle from 10-millimeter high layers of precisely laid concrete that measure 30 millimeters in width. He also added rebars into the bottom and top walls.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/minnesotan-man-builds-worlds-first-3...

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