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MKDA Designs Facility for Makerbot in Industry City

Factory work at Makerbot is nothing like the dirty, crowded image of yesteryear. Its new Sunset Park factory at 147 41st Street, between 1st and 2nd Avenues, is bright, clean and well-ventilated. In fact, one of the most striking features of the large space—where workers build the company’s 3D printers—are the Lexington, Ky.-made Big Ass Fans hanging from the high factory ceilings, well above its assembly teams, shifting cargo containers worth of air through the largely window-lit room … 

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