3D-printed component flies in Trident missile tests

Sunnyvale, Calif. (UPI) Mar 21, 2016
Three unarmed Trident intercontinental ballistic missiles test launched by the U.S. Navy recently flew with their first 3D-printed component.
Lockheed Marin said the component was a connector backshell, which was designed and fabricated in entirely digital processes in half the time of traditional methods.
The process involves Lockheed Martin’s Digital Tapestry, a set of advanced —> Read More