Dr. Michael Vincenti, associate professor of
and student Peter Arseneault discuss a class project
using the rapid
prototyping machine. The machine builds a prototype part
from a 3-D Computer Aided Design (CAD)-generated solid model.
machine reads the data in the CAD model, transforms that data into
data, and then uses that tool path data to build a plastic part.
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