Intro to 3D Printing

Jerry Castanos 3DHeights

Interview: Jerry Castaños, Founder of 3D Heights

In this episode, we discuss 3D printing with Jerry Castaños of 3D Heights, a 3D printing retail store located in Washington Heights in New York City. 3D Heights offers the latest in 3D printers and scanners, as well as classes in 3D technology.  Jerry will give us an introduction to the world of 3D printing and share where he thinks this new industry is going.

3D printing is a quickly expanding field. The popularity and uses of 3D printers growing every day, as we continue to learn and more and more about these devices, and as they become available to the mass market.  3D printing can be used to prototype an idea, create replacement parts, and is even versatile enough to print prosthetic and medical implants. 3D printing will continue to have a growing impact on production and innovation. Enjoy the interview!

Mentions in the interview:

Taking the Heights to the Next Dimension, by LLERO Magazine.

Washington Heights native brings 3D printing shop to his neighborhood, from NY Daily News.





Favorite Smartphone App:


Book recommendation for 3D Printing:

Fabricated: The New World of 3D Printing

Shameless Plug:

Visit 3D Heights at 4084 Broadway (between W 172nd and 173rd Sts), New York, NY, and;

Attend Mine-O-Rama on Pier 92, July 12 – 13. Links to come…


You can connect with Jerry at, and on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.

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