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A Day at the Children's Musum in Upstate

Bob and I spent from 10 – 4 all day Saturday at the Children’t Museum of the Upstate for their big Innoscate (skate board) event.   They figure they had about 2500 people come. 171 more words

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Update on hands we are helping schools make for kids that need hands

I haven’t mentioned much lately about the prosthetic hand project we are working on but wanted to let you know there is still plenty going on. 489 more words

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Wounded Soldier Gets Robotic Hand Replacement

, a local member of the Cedar Valley Makers makerspace, just made news on Open Bionics for his robotic prosthetic hand called Dextrus v1.2 which he made for his friend, and wounded war veteran, . 267 more words

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WATCH: 3-year-old Kansas boy receives 3D printed prosthetic hand

Three-year-old Preston Bundy seemed over the moon with his choice of colours for his new left hand.

“I want to be orange,” he said.

Preston was born with a condition called Symbrachydactyly, which is an underdevelopment of the hand. 161 more words


Product Lifecycle Stories: Girl Gets New Pink & Teal Hand with 3D Printing

“When his high school in Hudson, Massachusetts got a new MakerBot Replicator 2X 3D printer, engineering instructor Ryan Dailey could hardly wait to use it. He’d worked on small 3D printing projects with his students in the past and wanted to move on to something more ambitious. 269 more words

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Vincent Systems Brings High-End Design to Prosthetic Hands with PTC

The human hand is a complicated piece of work. Fingers bend in three spots, they work with the thumb to pinch and grasp, or they can ball up together to make a fist. 689 more words

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UNC student gives child 3D-printed prosthetic hand

A UNC-Chapel Hill biomedical engineering student is using 3D printers to create prosthetic hands for children.

Holden Mora is the first child in Chapel Hill to receive one of Jeff Powell’s prototypes. 72 more words