First Successful 3D Print In Space Completed

The ‘First Print’ in space is a part of the printer itself. The printhead faceplate holds internal wiring in place within the 3D printer’s extruder.

The team at Made In Space was proud to announce that on November 24th at 9:28pm GMT, their printer completed the first functional print in space. The item seen above is a face plate to cover wiring on the extruder of the printer, designed specifically for the space station. It was printed... Read more »


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