Date: Sat Jun 08 2002 - 01:39:58 EEST
Wrong. Using a machine that is an infringement of a patent makes the product
an infringing product (product by process) and the receiver of the good, a
possible contributory infringer. Draw your customers into a legal battle and
watch your customers disappear.
In a message dated 6/7/2002 1:07:59 PM, firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
<< If you want to sell your homemade machine, Patents apply, of course. But if
you keep it secret ant just offer a service - manufacturing wax parts from
STL files - there are no reasons to be concerned by patents. But R&D costs
for your machine will be much larger than buying the patents...
Denis Bonnenfant >>
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