Originally Posted by vernon smith
There are a couple topics currently on the forum featuring machines that can be considered reasonable affordable. My question is will the plastic based materials they use hold up as well as the current run of the mill fiberglass creations?
The current 3D printing technology that a builder can afford can not create a part that will hold up to the heat environment of the engine compartment.
There are a number of non-structural objects a 3D printer can produce.