Three-dimensional Hardware at the National Center for Advanced Manufacturing
NASA materials engineer Nancy Tolliver, center, and Frank Ledbetter, right, materials and manufacturing division chief in the Engineering Directorate at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., inspect three-dimensional hardware and parts fashioned in the National Center for Advanced Manufacturing Rapid Prototyping Facility at Marshall. NASA engineers are using 3D printing and prototyping technology to create parts for the Space Launch System, the next-generation rocket that will launch astronauts to more distant destinations than ever before.
Image credit: NASA/MSFC/Emmett Given
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