A devise used in the construction of devices.
3-D Printers use a paste, the liquid form of whatever they are going to make, and shape it into the desired shape as it cools.
They are used in the handling of materials to difficult or hazardous to be handled by people. They should not be mistaken for Replicators.
Their mechanics are used elsewhere
- Mechanoids: Printer, or at least machines based on their mechanics, are used in the construction of Mechanoid bodies.
- CR Pod: They are also in CR Pods, repairing and replacing parts.
- Synthetics: They are used to create synthetic parts
- Factories: Most factories use them in place of labor.