Wohlers Report 2019 ISBN 978-0-9913332-5-7
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Wohlers Report 2019, available as a color digital and full-color printed/bound version, provides a worldwide review and analysis of additive manufacturing (AM) and 3D printing. This edition marks the 24th consecutive year of publication. The report has served as the undisputed industry-leading report on the subject for more than two decades. Many have graciously referred to it as the "bible" of 3D printing.
New and expanded features of the report include:
The report was developed with the support of 127 service providers, 71 manufacturers of industrial AM systems, and 30 producers of third-party materials and desktop 3D printers. It documents government-sponsored research and development, collaborations and consortia, and the activities of 139 academic and research institutes around the world.
The report has benefited from the important contributions of 80 co-authors and contributors in 32 countries. Wohlers Associates is fortunate to have developed what is believed to be the largest worldwide network of professionals in the industry. This access and trust has resulted in a report that offers an unparalleled window into additive manufacturing and 3D printing.
The 369-page Wohlers Report 2019 includes 35 charts and graphs, 122 tables, and 285 images and illustrations. It also includes more than 147 pages of supplemental online content available exclusively to the buyers of the report.
Wohlers Report 2019 (ISBN 978-0-9913332-5-7) is $495 for a single-user (one-person) color digital version with printing disabled. A full-color printed/bound version is available for $595. When purchasing the digital version, you can add the printed/bound version for $295. To order one or more reports, please complete the order form.
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