Planetary Resources Uses 3D Printing in Spacecraft Production
- Product Research & Development
- Additive Manufacturing
- Hardware Design & Engineering Services
Planetary Resources expects that the Arkyd spacecraft will eventually be mass-produced at cost significantly lower than current spacecraft, so weight must be minimized to the greatest extent possible.
About The Customer
Planetary Resources is a space exploration company founded in 2010 in Redmond, Washington that plans to mine asteroids by 2050.
The Planetary Resources design for the Arkyd 200 and 300 uses patented QuickCast patterns from 3D Systems to make the propulsion system structurally integrated with the spacecraft itself.
Cost Of Goods Sold, Design Library, Parts and material pricing, Precision, Weight
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