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3D printed drone takes to the skies

Thermoplastic unmanned aerial vehicle that can be made using a commercial printer offers prospect of cheap and plentiful drones.

3D printed drone takes to the skies

Date - 17th April 2014
By - Gary Mason - Police Product Insight
Engineers at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) at the University of Sheffield have successfully printed a 1.5m-wide prototype unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) for a research project looking at 3D printing of complex designs.The...
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