They are using it to print circuits using some kind of laser-gas deposition, or something like that. The person explaining it to me was talking too fast for me do completely digest it, but I know the technology is available, it is just a matter of putting it on a print head, and figuring out how to develop the materials to feed the printer.
I think it will add to the throw away attitude, but the comments on the end in parts storage, will revolutionize the junk yard. Their won't be as many yard sales on unused industrial parts, which end up in the junk yard anyway. Come to think of it, this factor alone will make manufacturing anything way more profitable, and the factories store warehouses will be relieved that they no longer have to track and inventory that cr@p! It really will be revolutionary.
Shades of Star Trek!
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