3D Printer Form 1 Gets 6X Its $100K Funding Goal On Kickstarter… In One Day

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http://techcrunch.com – 3D printing is coming into its own. No longer relegated to the professional sector, anyone who has the cash can essentially join in the fun with a Makerbot or a RepRap. But FormLabs has found a way to bring the high-end performance of top-notch machines down to the price of a Makerbot. Yesterday, they launched the Form 1, an affordable, professional 3D printer, on Kickstarter with the goal of reaching $100,000 in funding in one month. Today, they’ve received about $660,000 and have over 400 backers. And the number keeps climbing. I spoke with co-founder Maxim Lobovsky about his sudden su (IT news)