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  • Industrial servo mechanism augmented with micro-replicator functionality and an adaptive axionic chip network (TNG: "The Quality of Life")
    • Developed by Doctor Farallon c.2365 (TNG: "The Quality of Life")
    • Intention was to allow individual exocomps to function as independent problem-solving drones (TNG: "The Quality of Life")
  • Practical flexibility resulted in the development of low-level sapience (TNG: "The Quality of Life")
    • Initial recognition of massive circuit pathway development misidentified as design flaw (TNG: "The Quality of Life")
    • Positively identified as sapient by Commander Data April 2369 (TNG: "The Quality of Life")
  • Following identification as sapient, exocomps elected to remain with Doctor Farallon to aid in research of themselves (TNG: "The Quality of Life")
    • Due to public availability of exocomp schematics prior to discovery, some existed in the general public (TNG Novel: Immortal Coil)
      • General prevalence unknown, but a significant number were rescued from mistreatment by Emil Vaslovik and taken in on Valhalla Station, Odin (TNG Novel: Immortal Coil)