INSTRUMENTS & PAYLOADS

MELT

Design, development and testing of an ISS-compatible 3D printer breadboard, the project was carried out together with OHB, BEEVERYCREATIVE and Active Space Technologies for ESA.

Specifications

  • Project lead
  • Systems engineering
  • Thermal Engineering
  • Structural Analysis, Quality Assurance

Development a 3D printer breadboard capable of printing engineering thermoplastics under microgravity environment. The breadboard is compliant with ISS safety requirements and documentation for a potential parabolic flight has been prepared (responsibility for project management and system engineering).