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Christmas Gift Guide

Five 3D-printed storeys

3D-printed luxury

Check the walls

Interior

Inside the apartment

Wall sample

The 3D-printed apartment building stands five storeys high and has a red brick pattern on the outside.

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The 1,100 square metre 3D-printed villa doesn't look 3D printed from a distance.

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However, if you look a bit closer, you can see the layers in the walls that indicate the motion of the extruder head.

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Inside the mansion, iron elements add a touch of class.

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Inside the apartment building, you can also make out the 3D printing, as well as unfinished elements, such as wiring for the lighting.

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This sample of wall shows the hollow interior with zig-zagging reinforcement, while an array of jars indicates the recycled materials that can be included in the print material.

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