ROCK HILL, South Carolina, May 16, 2011 – 3D Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: TDSC) announced today that it will showcase its 3D content-to-print solutions in partnership with Autodesk, EmberSurge and TechShop in the Show Barn during the Bay Area Maker Faire on May 21st – 22nd, 2011, at the San Mateo County Fair Grounds in San Mateo, California.
3D Systems will showcase the unlimited potential of its DIY printers including Bits From Bytes™
and ProJet™ 3D printers
. The company will demonstrate the easy to use RapMan™ 3D printer kit
staring at under $1300 USD and sub $4,000 USD BfB™ 3000 3D printers in action. Attendees will become their own souvenir by participating in real 3D „making? as they perform with special guest blablabLAB
. 3D printer kits
will be available for purchase right at the show and one lucky winner could take home a Bits From Bytes™ 3D Printer Kit, courtesy of 3D Systems.
“We are delighted to partner with Autodesk, TechShop and EmberSurge to deliver the power and promise of DIY 3D printing to "makers?,” said Cathy Lewis, Vice President of global marketing, 3D Systems. “Our affordable, easy to use 3D printers
and innovative 3D content-to-print solutions
offer a clear and compelling choice for „makers? and DIY?s to print their most complex creations instantly.”
About 3D Systems Corporation
3D Systems is a leading provider of 3D content-to-print solutions including 3D printers, print materials, creative printable content development, curation and downloads and on-demand custom parts services for professionals and consumers alike. Its expertly integrated rapid prototyping and manufacturing solutions reduce the time and cost of designing new products and printing real parts directly from digital input. These solutions are used to design, communicate, prototype and produce functional end-use parts empowering our customers to create with confidence.