New Balance Launches Its Own 3D-Printed Shoes

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Allowing for levels of hyper-customization never before seen with regards to footwear, New Balancehas unveiled the next evolution of 3D printing: Selective Laser Sintering (SLS). Hot on the heels ofNike‘s introduction of the 3D-printed Vapor Laser Talon Cleat, New Balance’s SLS uses biomechanical data, motion capture, high-speed video, advanced algorithms, specially-created software, and in-shoe sensors along with help from athletes like U.S. Olympian and current 1500m World Champion Jenny Barringer Simpson, 2012 U.S. Olympian Kim Conley, 2012 Great Britain Olympian Barbara Parker and four-time All-American runner Jack Bolas to create the most precise spike plates on the market.

Read More: http://hypebeast.com/2013/3/new-balance-launches-its-own-3d-printed-shoes

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