07 Apr '17, 4am

Adidas is 4D Printing Sneakers Now

Adidas is 4D Printing Sneakers Now

Breaking away from the footwear industry's 3D printing gridlock, Adidas announces Futurecraft 4D, a collaborative project with Carbon that crafts midsoles using light and oxygen—or Digital Light Synthesis. Born from 17 years of running data, the Futurecraft 4D midsole is the result of a process that eliminates the need for traditional prototyping or moulding. However, unlike standard manufacturing technology, Digital Light Synthesis allows Adidas to create product that addresses the needs of each athlete in regards to movement, cushioning, stability and comfort. Carbon's programmable resin platform also offers unparalleled performance with respect to material durability and elastomeric responsiveness. “With Digital Light Synthesis, we venture beyond limitations of the past, unlocking a new era in design and manufacturing," said Eric Liedtke, adidas Group Executive Board Me...

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