Lifearm 3.0

Summer internship at 3DLifeprints, Kenya
Responsibilities: User research, Ethnographic interviews Concept prototyping, CAD
An arm prosthetic made from with a combination of tools like 3D scanning & 3D printing.

Traditional prosthetic requires the user to go through the extensive process of casting. This requires the prosthetist to go through various iterations before reaching the right fit for the user.

Research

Testing 3D prints and strength details for various parts. Work was done as a team

Scaled models of arm socket for various iterations

All work © 2019 Neeraj Rao