20 Coolest Products From CES 2011

MakerBot Thing-O-Matic

It may look like something out of a mad scientist's lab and it sure has a strange name. But MakerBot's Thing-O-Matic could be scribed as a thing of beauty; it's a 3D printer that can be easily hooked up to your Windows, Mac or Linux system via USB. The device creates 3D plastic models using MakerBot's open source software, and according to the company the Thing-O-Matic can "print" objects as large as 6 x 6 x7 inches. Oh, and the 3D printing machine glows, too.

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