What can NASA do with 3D printing? Take a look at these pioneering ideas for current and future missions.
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3D on a mission
NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center has already taken its first additive-manufactured device into space: a battery-mounting plate used for a sounding rocket mission. The part was created using a material called polyetherketoneketone and was demonstrated during a mission testing a thermal-control device.
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