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Robohand Uses 3D Printing to Replace Lost Digits

Robohand 3D printing

Richard Van As, a South African carpenter, lost four fingers to a circular saw two years ago       He was unable to afford the tens of thousands of dollars to get a myoelectric hand, which detects a muscle’s electric impulses to activate an artificial limb.     “After my accident, I was in pain, but wouldn’t take painkillers. I ... Read More »