The German company Arburg, which specializes in the production of high-end injection molding devices for the production of plastics, unveiled its newest masterpiece — the Freeformer. The Freeformer is a machine that can manufacture fully functional plastic parts using Arburg’s proprietary additive manufacturing technology. The machine can produce soft and hard plastic pieces individually or in small-volume orders and without the need for a mold.

Read more from Cabe Atwell, Design News, 12/13/2013.

Arburg Unveils Freeform 3D Printer