What is Open Manufacturing?

February 27, 2017 in Freedom to innovate, Freedom to learn

CNC Torch from Global Village Construction Set, one of the pioneers of "open manufacturing"

CNC Torch from Global Village Construction Set, one of the pioneers of “open manufacturing” / Copyright: Cantinarivolta, licensed under CC attribution share alike

What is “open manufacturing”? When I tried to look up the term in Wikipedia some months ago, I was surprised to find no entry on “open manufacturing”.  Nice opportunity to learn more about the term by writing the first stub with a group of people discussing the issue of “open manufacturing”…

Now its your turn: Help wikipedia explain the term! The current version of the article surely needs more editing, more examples, better references, more links etc. Here is the article:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_manufacturing . You may also read the current version of the article as an embedded text below:

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