3 Things Investors Should Know About 3-D Printing

The 3-D printing industry continues to see major breakthroughs, but the technology has only scratched the surface with consumers. Will we ever reach the point when most homes can print up a new part for the car, or a toy for the kid?

That was the topic addressed by experts at CE Week in New York City. Motley Fool analyst Rex Moore was there and spoke with CNET executive editor Paul Sloan, who moderated the conference, "Bringing 3D Printing to Consumers."

In this segment, Sloan talks about some of the hurdles that 3D Systems (NYSE: DDD  ) , Stratasys (NASDAQ: SSYS  ) , and others are facing on the road to mass acceptance.

Printing up a bright future
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compares this disruptive invention to the steam engine and the printing press. Business Insider says it's "the next trillion dollar industry." And everyone from BMW, to Nike, to the U.S. Air Force is already using it every day. Watch The Motley Fool's shocking video presentation today to discover the garage gadget that's putting an end to the Made In China era... and learn the investing strategy we've used to double our money on these 3 stocks. Click here to watch now!


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