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$10,000 Air Force toilet seat covers reduced to $300 thanks to 3D printing

Following a letter from U.S. Senator, Chuck Grassley demanding justification for the U.S. Department of Defense’s (DoD) expenditure on $10,000 military aircraft toilet seat covers, Airforce officials have announced that it will now pay $300 to produce the part thanks to 3D printing. “You’ll think: there’s no way it costs that,” said Dr. Will Roper, […]

$10,000 Air Force toilet seat covers reduced to $300 thanks to 3D printing

Following a letter from U.S. Senator, Chuck Grassley demanding justification for the U.S. Department of Defense’s (DoD) expenditure on $10,000 military aircraft toilet seat covers, Airforce officials have announced that it will now pay $300 to produce the part thanks to 3D printing. “You’ll think: there’s no way it costs that,” said Dr. Will Roper, […]