Washington Heights native brings 3D printing shop to his neighborhood | NY Daily News

BY | NEW YORK DAILY NEWS

3D Heights

3D Heights is located at 4084 Broadway near W. 172nd St. (Photo: Jeff Bachner | NY Daily News)

This printer has Washington Heights popping.

Jerry Castanos can do it all — from model knees that help doctors prepare for surgery to perfectly scaled model buildings and bobbleheads that represent every person in the city .

The 29-year-old businessman opened his store, 3D Heights, on Broadway near W. 172nd St. just over six months ago, and admits it got off to a, well, flat start.

“It was a lot of education that had to happen,” said Castanos, a neighborhood guy who grew up on W. 170th St. and Audubon Ave. “People don’t have to know 3D printing to understand it.”

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