Assistive Device, K-2, 2016
3D printing may well be the future of prosthetics. Among the benefits of products produced using this technique is that they are lightweight and can be customized for the individual, offering many more choices. Most prostheses are quite expensive and most lack the ability to control fine motor skills. Designs like these also have a "cool factor," adding to their appeal.
It is credited
Lent by Evan Kuester.
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Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 23 × 8 × 8 cm (9 1/16 × 3 1/8 × 3 1/8 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Access+Ability.