2nd Sustainment Brigade Hosts Army's first 3D Printer

By Spc. Adeline WitherspoonDecember 31, 2018

The U.S. Army's first 3D printer, operated by Soldiers assigned to 194th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 2nd Sustainment Brigade, 520th Support Maintenance Company, manufactures an ignition switch for a Humvee, on Camp Humphreys, Republic of Korea, Oct. 29, 2018. The printer uses the method of additive manufacturing, which is the process of building a 3D structure by introducing material to a space that previously had none. (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 Soldiers assigned to 194th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 2nd Sustainment Brigade, 520th Support Maintenance Company, manufactures an ignition switch for a Humvee, on Camp Humphreys, Republic of Korea, Oct. 29, 2018. The printer uses the method of additive manufacturing, which is the process of building a 3D structure by introducing material to a space that previously had none. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Adeline Witherspoon, 2nd SBDE PAO) (Photo Credit: Spc. Adeline Witherspoon) VIEW ORIGINAL