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A company certificate for 3D printing parts available.

A company certificate which ensures that "minor" spareparts are available in 3D database.
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Often parts of products like battery container cover get lost or broken and there are no spareparts available anywhere. Companies should pledge to offer 3D models of such items in the most common formats.
Thrust, Mar 16 2016


       Certificate is good idea [+]. But the concept is baked in the form of open source hardware.
ixnaum, Mar 17 2016

       Should I change to Public: Information: Database?
Thrust, Mar 17 2016

       As 3D scanners become more common, some of this need will be met communally - just ask someone with the same item to scan it and send you the file.
MaxwellBuchanan, Mar 17 2016

       I think that there is a database of 3D sparepart models. It is upkeeped by hobbyists. http://www.yeggi.com/
Thrust, Mar 17 2016

       There is another 3d model "database": http://www.thingiverse.com/
Thrust, Mar 27 2016

       You can add actual links if you click the "[link]" link below your idea.
notexactly, Mar 30 2016


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