Sep 28, 2014 - 3D-Druck News

Welcome Aboard: The First 3D Printer in Space Docks the ISS

It’s official! A 3D printer has made it into space! Last weekend, the uncrewed Dragon spacecraft from Space X was loaded up with 5,000 pounds of cargo, including one piece of baggage precious to those in the 3D printing community: the Made In Space Zero G Printer, a 3D printer specifically designed to operate in the absence of gravity. And, after a bit of a weather-related delay, the Dragon Capsule was launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida into the depths of space atop the Falcon 9 rocket on September 21, 2014 at 1:52 AM EDT:
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