Santa Barbara Independent Article

Mission St. has been featured in a Santa Barbara Independent article titled "3D Printing for You and Me: Mission Street Manufacturing Making Three-Dimensional Printers Affordable and Easy-to-Use" by Matt Kettmann.


“Right now, inside what appears to be an otherwise residential Craftsman bungalow on Santa Barbara’s Westside, a team of young technology wizards is hammering away at making history. In the living room, where the walls are covered in butcher paper featuring scribbles of recent brainstorming sessions, a handful of software designers huddle around their computers, barely even looking up to acknowledge visitors.

Out back in the garage, next to the Astroturf putting green and Airstream trailer that’s become home for the team leaders, another handful of hardware experts intently watch machines as they build three-dimensional plastic objects like poker chips and coasters. It is a typical afternoon at Mission Street Manufacturing, which has been furiously working all summer to change the face of 3-D printing, one of the fastest-growing sectors of the high-tech hardware market.”

Read the full article here