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3D printed animal prosthetics
3D printed prosthetics for animals: Not as common as you think

Dieter Pfaff is a specialist among specialists. As an animal orthopedist he can help pets to lead a normal life again.

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Bringing Together Art and Awareness
Venus de Milo Receives 3D Printed Prosthetics for Handicap International Campaign

Venus de Milo and other statues in Paris, France received 3D printed prosthetic arms as part of Handicap International's #BodyCantWait campaign.

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G.I. Joe Receives 3D Printed Prosthetic Foot

A redditor takes 3D printed prosthetics one step further by modeling and creating a new foot for his father's beloved G.I. Joe action figure.

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3D Print Your “Elysium” Themed Exoskeleton

If you're interested in cosplay, this Sci-Fi inspired, "Elysium" themed 3D printed exoskeleton could be the perfect next build.

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Live from 3D Printshow London
Hand printing by Open Bionics

Help for amputees: OpenΒionics is an open-source initiative for the development of affordable, light-weight robot hands and prosthetic devices. We visited them at 3D Printshow London.

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Animal Avengers 3D Print Prosthetic for Zeus the Whippet Puppy

The Animal Avengers have fitted puppy, Zeus, with a 3D printed "ballet shoe" to help him walk properly after his foot was chewed off.

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Team Unlimbited Change Lives from a Garden Shed

A duo of British men calling themselves Team Unlimbited are helping change the lives of children all around the world - with some help from a 3D printer.

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Animal Avengers Use 3D Printing to Save Victoria the Goose

The Animal Avengers continue in their mission to preserve wildlife; Victoria the goose has a 3D printed beak so she can eat and drink again.

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3D Printed Star Wars Prosthetic Is Shiny and Fabulous

Luke Skywalker meets London Fashion. A 3D printed Star Wars prosthetic developed by Open Bionics brings futuristic flair and function.

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Australian Sheepdog Receives Prosthetic Paw Thanks to 3D Printing

Tucker, a five-year-old Australian sheep dog, can run on four feet again thanks to a 3D printed prosthetic paw. The hope is that the paw prosthetic will improve Tucker's mobility and his quality of life. 

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May The Ultrasound Be With You
Amputee Musician Tests Luke Skywalker Hand

Researchers at Georgia Tech use ultrasound to extend the technology behind prosthetic hands and deliver the results to an amputee musician.

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We Have The Technology.
San Diego Aquarium Repairs Sea Turtle’s Shell

Birch Aquarium fits their loggerhead sea turtle with a 3D printed brace, filling the gap that's been in her shell since 2014.

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Cranial Complications
3D Printed Skull Saves Newborn’s Life in Perth

Surgery on a newborn child, unable to breathe, was made possible thanks to a 3D printed skull created by a team at Royal Perth Hospital.

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3D Printing Helps
Marine Corps Veteran Receives First Prosthetic For Land and Water Use

Marine Corps veteran receives the first prosthetic which can be used on land or in water allowing him to swim with both legs again.

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The Victoria Hand Project Uses 3D Printing to Create Ergonomic Prosthetics

Low-cost 3D printed hands for amputees across the world gets an aesthetic upgrade as The Victoria Hand Project details its newest development.