Researchers help launch 3-D printing into space
PULLMAN, Wash. – Researchers at Washington State University are working with Aerojet Corporation on an exploratory project to make custom satellite parts using 3-D printing. Lower costs, less waste, quicker turnaround and easier modification are some potential benefits.
He said he anticipates WSU will help the company develop parts that work every time. The researchers plan to co-author a paper on the project.