3-D Printers

by James Bow

Part of a Series: Cutting-Edge Technology.

With a bit of programming and some high-tech science, 3-D printers can use a wide variety of materials such as plastic or wood to create an infinite amount of different creations. This book explores the science behind this incredible technology, including the history of 3-D printing and what scientists hope to achieve with these unique tools. Detailed Table of Contents • Fact Boxes • Full-Color Photographs • Further Information Section • Glossary • Graphic Organizers • Index • Sidebars

ISBN: 9781482451610

JLG Release: June 2017

JLG Member Price

Series Nonfiction: Science 6-8

Grades 6-8


12 books / $20.25 a book

  • Book Details




    Print Book


    Library edition


    Gareth Stevens

    Page Count


    Trim Size

    7 1/4" x 9 1/4"

    Dewey Classification

    621.9 '88-

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 6.8, Points: 1

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 9.4, Points: 3


    Level: 1050L

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