ROCK HILL, S.C., April 12, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 3D Systems Corporation (Nasdaq:TDSC) announced today that it will showcase its latest, affordable, Bits from Bytes color 3D printers and 3D printer kits at the 2011 Gadget Show Live, in Birmingham, UK, April 13-17, stand #M22.
3D Systems will demonstrate its entire range of consumer color printers starting at under $1,300. These affordable 3D printers and kits can print almost any object from a wide range of print materials in a variety of colors making them ideal for use in the home, classroom and workshop. The Bits from Bytes team plans to print 'real world' apps at the show using the RapMan™ 3D printer kits and BfB™ 3000 3D printers to share functional gadgets, figurines and customized miniatures with the audience.
"We are delighted to introduce the Gadget Community to the exciting capabilities of our affordable, easy to use color 3D printers," said Andy McLaren, Sales and Marketing Director for Bits from Bytes. "Powered by 3D Systems consumer strategy, we are well positioned to democratize access and accelerate adoption of compelling consumer 3D printers that enable people like you and me to 'print' our ideas."
RapMan™ is an award winning 3D printer kit available online or through a network of authorized resellers worldwide. For more information on the RapMan™ kits and the BfB™ 3000 please go to .
About 3D Systems Corporation
3D Systems is a leading provider of 3D content-to-print solutions including 3D printers, print materials and custom part services. Its expertly integrated rapid prototyping and manufacturing solutions reduce the time and cost of designing new products and printing real parts directly from digital input. These solutions are used to design, communicate, prototype and produce functional end-use parts; customers create with confidence.
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