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MatterThings Donates 3D Printed Prosthetic Hands to e-Nable to Help Make a Difference in a Child’s Life

MatterThings, one of e-Nable‘s volunteers in Pincourt, the West Island of Montreal (Quebec) Canada is donating twenty-five (25) 3D mechanical prosthetic hands for kids to help meet worldwide demand.

MatterThings is using a MakerBot Replicator 2 to build the prosthetic hand kits in PLA (Polylactic Acid or Polylactide) - a bioplastic derived from renewable resources, such as corn starch.  It takes approximately 6 hours to 3D print each kit.

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Source: Matter Things