Blown film is a tough, thin membrane available as thin as 0.001 inch and in widths up to 80 inches. The film features tensile and tear strength; abrasion and puncture resistance; fabricability; and resistance to fuels, oils, solvents, and other chemicals. Blown film can be used for products such as bladders and cushions; as an adhesive for emblems; or as a laminate to fabric or other substrates for applications ranging from conveyor belts to medical products.
The Space Kid, 11, will be one of the first civilians to have his design manufactured in space by NASA, thanks to the City X Project, which inspires kids to think about new 3D-printed inventions that could be useful for humans living in space.
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