Photos of the Day: The Cyborgbeast 3D-printed hand

Thu, 04/24/2014 - 1:17pm
ECN Staff

Jeremy Simon from 3D universe was able to create a 3D-printed hand that he calls the Cyborgbeast. It's a completely mechanical device made from ABS plastic with a series of flexible cords that allow it to act like a real hand.

See: Engineering Update #55: The 3D-printed creation that replaced a $42,000 prosthetic

3D Universe targeted Jose Delgado, Jr., a 53-year old who was born without most of his left hand. Delgado had previously relied on a myoelectric version that costs $42,000. But the 3D-printed e-NABLE Hand only costs about $50.


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