This has to be one of the most innovative uses of 3d printing out there. For all the nahsayers out there that don’t get how revolutionary 3d printing is going to be and simply write it off as a way to print trinkets and tchotchkes – point them at this. The Osteoid Medical Cast. Not only is it lighter, breathable and fully custom-fitted. It can also be coupled with a low intensity ultrasound system that when used improves the healing process up to 38% and the healing rate up to 80%. It’s going to be an amazing world 5-10 years from now!
Garage built concrete 3d printer Well that didn’t take too long to replicate the industrial success of someone doing the same thing in China. via hackaday.