Here's a story that will make you smile: It's a video on how 3D printing helped 4-year old Emma Lavelle overcome the limitations of a congenital disorder, allowing her to use her arms for the first time. Using a Dimension 3D printer from Stratsys Inc., researchers at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Philadelphia created what Emma calls her "magic arms." The device is a custom-designed robotic exoskeleton -- made primarily from ABS -- that enables her to conquer greatly limited joint mobility and underdeveloped muscles.
3D printed exoskeleton lets little girl play
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