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3D Printing for Development in the Global South: The 3D4D by T. Birtchnell,William Hoyle

By T. Birtchnell,William Hoyle

Birtchnell and Hoyle discover how printers, designs, fabrics and infrastructures all have to be 'just correct' to ensure that significant social switch to ensue with acceptable scale. The 3D4D problem indicates 3D printing may possibly succeed in scale within the international South, perhaps even having a similar effect because the cellphone or microfinance in development.

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