The record breaking lightness makes it the potential go to metal for aircraft. It’s lightweight structure could make airplanes lighter and more fuel efficient if used in the future.
It’s a 3D open-cellular polymer structure and can often be compared to something like bone structure: hollow on the inside and rugged on the outside, yet strong and lightweight. Microlattice is one of the strongest and lightest materials known to science.
World’s Lightest Metal
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