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this is a thumb prosthesis for those missing the distal thumb phalange.
Print and scale for exact fit. Hollow shell allows for fit to most injuries. this is best printed in nylon 618. this prosthesis is quite durable and significantly less expensive than custom pvc or silicone prosthetics. Nylon can be dyed to approximate individuals skin tone. The bottom can be scalloped for a custom comfortable fit. Please note this is not a medically approved device when printed with non FDA approved plastics.
thumbprosthesis.3 by xibalbawax is licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution - Share Alike license.
So what's this mean?
We're sure xibalbawax would love to see what you've printed - take a photo and share it on Thingiverse as a Make.
To post a Make simply visit this Thing again and click I Made One to start uploading your photo. You can also download the Thingiverse Mobile app (available via Google Play and Apple App Store) to take a photo and upload your Make right from the app!