Army's First 3D Printer in Operation on Humphreys

By Spc. Adeline WitherspoonDecember 31, 2018

The U.S. Army's first 3D printer, operated by U.S. Army Soldiers assigned to 194th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 2nd Sustainment Brigade, 520th Support Maintenance Company, prints a an ignition switch for a Humvee, on Camp Humphreys, Republic of Korea, Oct. 29, 2018. The printer has the capability of manufacturing objects made of carbon fiber, fiberglass, and Kevlar. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Adeline Witherspoon, 2nd SBDE PAO)
1 / 1 Show Caption + Hide Caption – The U.S. Army's first 3D printer, operated by U.S. Army Soldiers assigned to 194th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 2nd Sustainment Brigade, 520th Support Maintenance Company, prints a an ignition switch for a Humvee, on Camp Humphreys, Republic of Korea, Oct. 29, 2018. The printer has the capability of manufacturing objects made of carbon fiber, fiberglass, and Kevlar. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Adeline Witherspoon, 2nd SBDE PAO) (Photo Credit: Spc. Adeline Witherspoon) VIEW ORIGINAL