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Hemispherical Halves of Tanks

by admin |May 27, 2016 |0 Comments ,

The hemispherical halves of tanks are built layer by layer as spools of titanium wire spin and provide material. As a result of using the process, Lockheed Martin Space Systems says they plan to re-think the way they make satellite propellant tanks, and they’ll eventually move the construction of those tanks in-house–and save money in the bargain.