The next challenging task replicators
face is creating the right materials for the slurry pump.
Yet one thing we didn't see on Star Trek were the harried engineers scrambling to keep up with backlog of malfunctioning replicators
, nor annoyed crew members clamoring for service: "Hey, Scotty, you said you'd fix my replicator
three days ago " And not once did we see Kirk or Spock on hold with tech support
Doug Palmer, a VP at Crest National, said the practice of replicators
not paying royalties is having a negative effect on the industry.
Buy either a port replicator
or a docking station to make office use more convenient.
also must be able to harness energy.
are a bit uncomfortable with 3M's 2-P dual-layer/single-sided process because they haven't seen it used commercially, whereas dual-sided SD production has been demonstrated at the WEA manufacturing plant in Olyphant, Pa.
Soon, the expected opening up of the market for high-density compact discs (HDCDs) will create new business and require disc replicators
to establish new quality/productivity parameters.