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3D printing hands on: Attempting to print a NASA wrench

3D printing hands on: Attempting to print a NASA wrench
It costs about a thousand dollars to loft a pound of anything into space. Scientists, astronauts, and project managers are therefore understandably careful about what they choose to send to the International Space Station. Years of careful planning …
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Printing a Giant Wrench with a 3D Printer

As seen on the Objet Blog: ow.ly 3D printers can be used to create virtually any object directly from a computer aided design. This video shows how an Objet Connex 3D printer can produce 6 different size adjustable wrenches from 5cm in size to 50 cm in size – all in one print run. All the wrenches contain fully-movable parts and were created with no assembly. The wrenches are made of Objet’s ABS-like material which has the strenght and toughness of ABS-grade engineering plastics. Visit the Objet Blog: ow.ly Objet Website: ow.ly
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