One of the most exciting technological advances in recent years, with little question, has been the development of 3-D printing. However, one of the main issues, as with most cutting-edge technology, is that the earliest versions are too expensive for most people to justify buying. 3D printers can be purchased, but not cheaply and you will need to maintain it. The creation of the “3D pen” represents a possible game-changer as it provides the average consumer with a tool that will allow them to get in on the trend without having to break the bank.
The LIX pen, which is being marketed as the smallest 3D pen out there, allows users to plug into their laptop (through the USB port) and begin creating various pieces of art. At 16.5cm long and 1.4 in circumference (at its thickest), it is not significantly larger than your average pen and provides a pen that you could reasonably carry around in your pocket.Read More