Monash Students Test 3D Printed Aerospike

Although Aerospikes are not new, what is different about this is the fact that it has been 3D printed where the builder is able to play around with complex geometries not able to be manufactured using conventional methods.

Click the picture below to see the testing video.

This particular engine has made use of printing for the nozzle geometry and embedded cooling network as stated in this article.

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