Jay Leno Uses 3D Printer to Recreate Old Car Parts

After over 100 years of use, the feedwater heater on Jay Leno’s 1907 White Steamer car seemed to be damaged beyond repair, and the part had not been in production for decades. However, 3D scanning and printing technology made it possible to not only recreate the broken part by scanning the old part into a digital file, but he was also able to remove small irregularities found in the original part using the 3D software. Read more in the following article in Popular Mechanics: “Jay Leno’s 3D Printer Replaces Rusty Old Parts.”

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