SELFMADE: Making your own 3D printed assistive devices

02/01/2018

Photo: Professor Ingo Bosse and his team; Copyright: Technische Universität Dortmund, Oliver Schaper

Professor Ingo Bosse (first from left) with his team: Dr. Bastian Pelka, Leevke Wilkens, Britta Vogelsang, Henrike Struck.

Photo: SELFMADE drinking cup with handle out of the 3D printer; Copyright: Technische Universität Dortmund, Oliver Schaper

One of the most popular products is the SELFMADE cup with handle. It can be further adapted to different needs - a second handle is also possible. The printing of the cup takes up to seven hours.

Photo: Thickening out of the 3D printer for a game controller; Copyright: Technische Universität Dortmund, Oliver Schaper

The range of printable products is diverse: In addition to thickening for a game controller (photo), there are also ideas from blind users for printing reliefs or art objects. For reasons of time, however, this could not be implemented at the moment.

Photo: Nadine Lormis; Copyright: private

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