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Laser beams, Sintering, Reverse engineering, Competition (Economics), Product life cycle, Moire method, Interferometry, CAT scans, 3D printing, Manufacturing costs, Manufacturing, Product development, Manufacturing industries, and Rapid prototyping
7.5 Rapid Prototyping and Advanced Manufacturing This section presents basic technologies of rapid prototyping and their application in the development and functional verification of market products. Time to market is [...]