#<p><img class="alignleft size-full wp-image-10923" alt="caxton" src="http://channeleye.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/caxton.gif" width="330" height="260" />Despite high start up costs, more and more businesses are planning to use 3D printers for a whole variety of applications.</p>
<p>IDC surveyed 330 people employed by companies with 100 or more staff that are planning to deploy 3D printing.</p>
<p>The survey revealed that the primary uses are prototyping and product development, there are many other reasons for deploying 3D tech. <a href="http://channeleye.co.uk/3d-printers-make-the-grade/" class="read_more">more&#187;</a></p><div class="feedflare">
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