Made In Space
Key Technology

Space-Enabled Manufacturing

VULCAN

PROVIDING ROBUST MANUFACTURING CAPABILITIES IN SPACE The Vulcan Advanced Hybrid Manufacturing (VULCAN) System combines several manufacturing technologies into one seamless system to produce precision metallic, polymer and hybrid parts. Utilizing additive and subtractive manufacturing, VULCAN provides a unique capability to advance manufacturing in the microgravity environment and pave

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Additive Manufacturing Facility (AMF)

FIRST COMMERCIAL 3D PRINTER IN SPACE The Additive Manufacturing Facility (AMF) is the first permanent commercial manufacturing platform to operate in low Earth orbit. AMF is our flagship technology onboard the ISS and its versatility and durability have made it a reliable resource for government and commercial customers

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Plastic Recycler

ENABLING SUSTAINABLE SPACE MISSIONS The Plastic Recycler is a robust, semi-autonomous manufacturing facility capable of processing polyethylene (PE) raw materials into usable 3D printing filament for the Additive Manufacturing Facility (AMF) aboard ISS. The Recycler will complete the plastic sustainability lifecycle on-orbit by providing astronauts the ability to convert

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Archinaut

FOR SPACE, IN SPACE Archinaut is a Made In Space (MIS) enterprise solution for in-space manufacturing needs, enabling the next generation of large-scale, off-world manufacturing. It is a technology suite that combines additive manufacturing with robotic assembly for remote in-space construction of large complex structures. Implementing these on-orbit

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Space Infrastructure Manufacturing

Optimast-SCI

EXTENDING OUR VIEW OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM The Optimast-SCI (Structurally Connected Interferometer) satellite employs extended structure manufacturing technology, validated in the Archinaut Development Program, to enable the deployment of an 10-50 meter optical boom interferometer from a smallsat bus. Optimast-SCI relies on autonomous, robotic in-space manufacturing and assembly to create a beam interferometer with high field resolution on an affordable smallsat platform. Future missions

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Space Interferometers

Optimast-SCI

EXTENDING OUR VIEW OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM The Optimast-SCI (Structurally Connected Interferometer) satellite employs extended structure manufacturing technology, validated in the Archinaut Development Program, to enable the deployment of an 10-50 meter optical boom interferometer from a smallsat bus. Optimast-SCI relies on autonomous, robotic in-space manufacturing and assembly to create a beam interferometer with high field resolution on an affordable smallsat platform. Future missions

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Fiber Optics

Fiber Optics

BEST IN CLASS FLOURIDE-BASED FIBER FOR MEDICAL, TELECOM AND RESEARCH Commercial manufacturing of microgravity-enabled optical fiber has enormous potential, both on Earth and for space exploration. The Made In Space Fiber Optics (MIS Fiber) miniature fiber-pulling machine harnesses the unique properties of the microgravity environment to produce an optical fiber orders of magnitude better than what can be produced on Earth. In January 2018,

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Crystal Growth

Industrial Crystal Facility (ICF)

DEVELOPING NEW MATERIALS IN SPACE Made In Space, Inc. continues the development of the orbital economy with the Industrial Crystal Facility (ICF). The ICF is designed to explore the growth and formulation of inorganic large single crystals and other exotic materials microgravity with size and quality relevant to terrestrial use. The ICF project focuses on advanced materials engineering and expands the utilization of the

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