3D printing has boldly made its way into the consumer market. But most desktop printers are limited to printing plastics which limits what can be created with these machine despite the fact that they are capable of doing more.

Today a Waterloo-based company that has created an accessory for 3D printers blew by its crowdfunding goal in mere hours. The Structure3D extruder now stands at $30,815 raised on a $30,000 target. The gadget unlocks 3D printing potential, allowing it to go beyond plastic to print with silicone, wood filler, cookie dough and even nutella.

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