3D-printed casts for fractured bones could replace the usual bulky, itchy and smelly plaster or fibreglass ones in this conceptual project by Victoria University of Wellington graduate Jake Evill. The prototype Cortex cast is lightweight, ventilated, washable and thin enough to fit under a shirt sleeve. #design
Designer Libero Rutilo of DesignLibero created a unique way to give life back to used plastic water bottles. His 3D printed sculptural vase exterior place over the top of a water bottle & screw on like a cap.
Cadence by Seth Astle, winner of the gold 2011 IDEA (Industrial Design Excellence Award) is a prosthetic and pedal for cyclists who are below-the-knee amputees and helps restore proper cycling movements and efficiency. #IDEA #Prosthesis #Cycling #Seth_Astle