Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Scouts, Venturers give a 3-D-printed hand to kids in need
by Bryan on Scouting - Blog
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This could be the coolest STEM-related Scout service project I've ever seen.
Scouts and Venturers in Baltimore are creating 3-D-printed hands to distribute to kids in need around the world.
Increasingly affordable and simple to use, 3-D printers do exactly as their name implies: they create, seemingly out of thin air, a three-dimensional model of pretty much anything you can think of. Prosthetic hands are among the more altruistic 3-D-printed items around.
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