Cardiff University | Prifysgol Caerdydd ORCA
Online Research @ Cardiff 
WelshClear Cookie - decide language by browser settings

Returning to the beginning: enabling craft production using 3DP

Potter, Andrew ORCID:, Gosling, Jonathan ORCID: and Ryan, Michael ORCID: 2020. Returning to the beginning: enabling craft production using 3DP. Eyers, Daniel, ed. Managing 3D Printing: Operations Management for Additive Manufacturing, Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 127-142. (10.1007/978-3-030-23323-5_8)

Full text not available from this repository.


For many products craft-specialisation and craftworkers were once the principal means of production, but these approaches were largely eclipsed as a result of the Industrial Revolution and subsequent rise of mass-manufacturing. Recently there has been increased interest in the market for craft and artisan produced items, and in this chapter we examine how 3D printing can successfully contribute to new craft-based business ventures.

Item Type: Book Section
Date Type: Published Online
Status: Published
Schools: Engineering
Business (Including Economics)
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 9783030233228
Last Modified: 09 Nov 2022 09:26

Actions (repository staff only)

Edit Item Edit Item