18months until the first production for electronics, 6 years for EV's. That sucks. Imagine my 30kw lithium pack of 720 lbs becoming a 90kw pack with 300 mile range. First of all, 6 years is too long for such a small improvement. I think something else, better will come along sooner. JMO.
If they really DO spool up in 18 months for small appliances; if they really ARE 2-3 times more energy-dense, and if they ACTUALLY will work for 1,000s of cycles - then Tesla will make battery packs out of them in under 24 months.
Oh - and even if they don't meet all of those milestones and the batteries are "only as good" - printing technology means cheaper and more durable.
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