26 Oct '14, 7am

Next time you go to 3D print something...

Next time you go to 3D print something...

In 2011, Dutch designer Ulirich Schwanitz created a file to print a 3D version of a Penrose Triangle, a graphic optical illusion . Following that, another designer, Artur Tchoukanov, worked out how the object was created and uploaded his file to Thingiverse. Claiming that his intellectual property had been violated under the Digital Millenium Copyright Act (DCMA), Schwanitz issued a take-down request. The request was later rescinded but the case showed the dangers and unresolved legal issues accompanying the 3D printing industry.

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