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Universe Today – First 3D Tools Printed Aboard Space Station
The first item ever manufactured in space was a replacement part for the printer itself, in November 2014. Image: NASA
This simple wrench was the first tool printed with the Additive Manufacturing Facility on board the ISS. Image: NASA/MadeInSpace/Lowe’s
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