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SpaceX Shows Off Tooling for BFR Spaceship | Assembly Magazine

SpaceX Shows off Tooling for BFR Spaceship LONG BEACH, CA–Last Sunday night, Elon Musk shared a photo of a tooling that will be used to make carbon-fiber composites for the SpaceX Big Falcon Rocket (BFR) spaceship, reports Ars Technica. SpaceX intends to manufacture the BFR components near its Hawthorne, CA, headquarters for easy shipping to test sites and launch pads. Carbon fibers, which are generally woven into a fabric, possess desirable qualities such as high tensile strength, low mass, high temperature tolerance, and low thermal . . .

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