by materializacion3DColombia Jul 1, 2016
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Great idea! Thanks a lot for giving some extra in life to those not so lucky

English translation of Instructions:

Design Artist: Wilmer Garcia https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1046494932&fref=ts
mechanical concept of Ing. Mecatrónico Christian Silva https://www.facebook.com/christiansilva.silva?fref=ts
students from the National University of Colombia.

AMERICA CAP HAND prosthesis FLEXY II is a project designed and developed by artist Wilmer A. Garcia P. student at the National University of Colombia and directed by Cristian Silva Mechatronic Engineering PhD student at the National University of Colombia. Model in turn based on the Flexy arm of Christian Silva, The Flexy_Hand 2 Steve Wood (Gyrobot), arm RIT (Rochester Institute of Technology) e_NABLE work group (http://enablingthefuture.org/). Work developed by the team e-Nable Colombia and 3D http://materializacion3d.com/ materialization Foundation in Bogotá, with the participation and support of Recreartech http://www.recrear3d.com/ https: //www.facebook .com / recrear3d? fref = ts in the process of 3D scanning and Realiza3D participation http://www.realiza3d.com.co/ https://www.facebook.com/impresion.realiza3d/?ref=ts&fref= Tsen part of 3D printing. All these files are covered by the common creative license attribution goods. Non-commercial, please use the reference to us if you want to print.

All parents and children were informed about the study and research for the development of this work. For children 3-16, consent was explained by the principal investigator and signed by the children and their parents. Written informed parental consent was obtained in order to publish the pictures and videos that appear in the research study and research. I was given detailed safety guidelines for parents about the use and care of prosthetic arm.

detailed safety guidelines link:

The fingers are printed on Flexy materials, hand, forearm, arm and other parts of PLA material.

For more information on 3D materialization, E-Nable Colombia and E-Nable Foundation:

Colombia - materialization 3D / Bogota Foundation
Print Settings

Printer Brand: RepRap

Printer: Prusa I3

Rafts: Does not Matter

Supports: Yes

Resolution: 0.15 mm

Infill: 80

The recognition and contribution you make to our work is also great.
Thank you.

Excelente campaña....

The recognition and contribution you make to our work is also great.
Thank you.