ATTENTION: The Boards will be closed permanently on May 28th, 2014. Posting will be disabled on April 28th, 2014. More Info

Wanted: Space Tech Innovations for NASA's Future

dryson

GROUP: Members

POSTS: 749

Report this Jul. 31 2013, 4:00 pm

A 3D printer developed by Made in Space will fly to the International Space Station. - See more at: http://www.space.com/22152-nasa-space-technology-innovations.html#sthash.YBfWecdb.dpuf


http://www.space.com/22152-nasa-space-technology-innovations.html


Humans first manufacturing facility in space.


Who would have thought that in a few hundred years such a small manufacturing facility would lead to house sized 3D manufacturing plants that turned out all sorts of parts for space exploration.


Who would have ever known that the Xerox Copier would have lead to the 3D Printing Process.


Who would have thought that Benjamin Franklins Printing Press would lead to the Xerox Copier.


Who would have thought that carving on stone tablets and in dirty little caves would have led to humanity exploring and manufacturing in space.


No Matter Where I Have Been I Can Always See Over The Distant Horizon As If It Was Yesterday.

Forum Permissions

You cannot post new topics in this forum

You cannot reply to topics in this forum

You cannot delete posts in this forum