How Do You Drive a Human Powered Sub? With a 3D Printed Propellor

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This is a Makerbot Industries CupCake CNC open source 3D printer, being demoed at Codebits 2009 by the AltLab crew.

Rapid prototyping machines such as these have existed for some time, but they were the domain of big corporations. Now, any enthusiast can build one to have at home! The future is going to be very interesting.

How Do You Drive a Human Powered Sub? With a 3D Printed Propellor
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