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Designing a modular and ambidextrous four-fingered robot hand

Reading Time: 2 minutes Designing a modular and ambidextrous four-fingered robot hand Arduino Team — September 4th, 2019 Gray Eldritch (AKA The Technomanc3r) has been working on a robotic hand for some time now, and has settled (so far) on a design with three independent servo-actuated fingers and a thumb. He’s also implemented a wrist assembly to rotate it […]

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Researchers 3D Print Functional Robotic Prosthetic Hand at a Fraction of the Cost

Reading Time: 3 minutes Researchers from the University of Manchester have developed an extremely affordable 3D printed robotic prosthetic hand. The assistive device enables groundbreaking functionality for amputees, and can be fully customized for the user via an Android app. A team of designers from the University of Manchester have recently created a robotic hand prosthetic with 3D printing technology. […]

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Boy gets prosthetic hand made by 3-D printer

Reading Time: < 1 minute Two years ago, Paul McCarthy began searching for an inexpensive yet functional prosthetic hand for his son Leon, who was born without fingers on one of his hands. McCarthy came across a video online with detailed instruction on how to use a 3-D printer to make a prosthetic hand for his son.   Michelle Miller […]