3D Printing Medical Tools in Haiti and Beyond

3D Printing Review

A 3D printed umbilical cord clamp, co-created with medical workers in Haiti. Haiti is both a land of beauty and a land of suffering. This inspired Field Ready to begin recycling ABS and to investigate how to recycle other polymers with the goal of turning plastic waste into filament.

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3D Printing for Development in the Global South: How Localized Manufacturing Can Benefit Poor Communities By Causing Positive Social Change

3D Printing for Beginners

From the international 3D4D Challenge in 2012 to social enterprises in India, Haiti and Iraq, Thomas Birtchnell and William Hoyle delve into the world of 3D printing for development in the Global South. While visiting the FabCon 3.D

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Design that Matters Saves Newborn Lives with Help from SOLIDWORKS

The Solidworks Blog

We just returned from Haiti where we brought early Pelican prototypes to hospitals with stellar global health organizations Partners in Health and the St Boniface Haiti Foundation.

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Will 3D Printing Change The World?

3D Rapid Pro

A plastic or metal part might work on a temporary basis, or not. What about the ability to replace large parts or ones built of a mix of materials? Plastic and PVC all the way up to Aluminum and Titanium parts can be printed, and printers can even print themselves.