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Innovation in Action

A Formlabs Form2 printer operated by Airmen with the 60th Dental Squadron prints a dental guard at Travis Air Force Base, California, Dec. 17, 2018. The printer was purchased with Squadron Innovation Funds provided by the U.S. Air Force Chief of Staff, Gen. David Goldfein. The Form2 printer is a stereolithographic 3D multiple resin printer designed for use in dentistry. The innovative printer reduces the manning hours required to produce dental prosthetics by up to 85 percent, cutting hands-on production time from three hours to 30 minutes. (U.S. Air Force photo by Louis Briscese)

PHOTO BY: Lou Briscese
VIRIN: 181217-F-LI975-0050.JPG
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