You read that right, Iron Man Factory – based on Shenzhen, China – is planning to sell 3D-printed Iron Man suits for $35,000 each. According to the company’s website, the “Iron Man Mark III suits only weigh about 6.6 pounds and are made from carbon-fiber reinforced polymer for the body with 2mm EVA internal cushion linings and metal joints for stability and durability.” There will be a non-3D-printed, injection molded version as well that costs a mere $2,000,. Continue reading for the news report and more information.
Dvice reports: “Each suit also comes with a “sensor enclosure opening system” that slides the face plate up and down, light up eyes powered by AAA batteries, and a jetpack that flips out. Sweet as this 3D-printed Iron Man suit is, and ridiculous pricing aside, the only downside is it only fits people that are 5’6″ to 6’2″.”