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Abraham Lincoln 3D Printing face mask
HCC has brought history to life, thanks to the new frontier of 3D printing.   Courtesy of Smithsonian Institute
Abraham Lincoln 3D Printing face mask
Costing upwards of $40,000 only a decade ago, today's 3D printers are available in desktop models starting at $2,200. Courtesy of Houston Community College
Abraham Lincoln 3D Printing face mask
HCC hopes to bring the technology out of the engineering labs into more academic settings. Courtesy of Houston Community College
Abraham Lincoln 3D Printing face mask
Lincoln in 1860 and 1865 Courtesy of Smithsonian Institute