3D Printing Ventilator Valves for Coronavirus AND How YOU Can Help!

3D Printing Ventilator Valves for Coronavirus AND How YOU Can Help!

3D Printing helped save lives when Cristian Fracassi from Isinnova modeled and 3d printed a Venturi valve for respirators. Italian doctors couldn’t get them fast enough from the manufacturer for the Coronavirus / COVID-19 response. This story took hold, and many reached out wondering how THEY can help with their 3d printers. Here are some ways to help!

#3dprinting #coronavirus #covid19

SIMULATIONS
https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2020/world/corona-simulator/

HOW TO HELP
https://www.fabbaloo.com/blog/2020/3/18/3d-printing-against-coronavirus-who-and-how-to-help

https://www.facebook.com/groups/670932227050506/

https://www.linkedin.com/posts/josephmclauchlan_formlabs-support-network-for-covid-19-response-activity-6646121821727002624-5tEi/

VIDEOS TO WATCH
Kyle Hill: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Wkb3BTWknc
Mark Rober: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I5-dI74zxPg

LINKS USED IN THIS EPISODE
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/coronavirus

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/03/11/science/how-coronavirus-hijacks-your-cells.html

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/mar/12/science-soap-kills-coronavirus-alcohol-based-disinfectants

https://www.3dprintingmedia.network/covid-19-3d-printed-valve-for-reanimation-device/

https://hackaday.com/2020/03/16/3d-printed-parts-keep-respirators-operational-during-covid-19-epidemic/

https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/akwa7p/these-are-the-impacts-of-trumps-coronavirus-fumblesand-how-to-protect-yourself

https://www.theverge.com/2020/3/17/21184308/coronavirus-italy-medical-company-threatens-sue-3d-print-valves-treatments

https://www.fastcompany.com/90477940/these-good-samaritans-with-a-3d-printer-are-saving-lives-by-making-new-respirator-valves-for-free

https://futurism.com/overwhelmed-italian-hospital-3d-printing-parts/amp

https://www.techtimes.com/articles/248121/20200317/maker-ventilator-valves-threatens-sue-volunteers-using-3d-printed-coronavirus.htm

https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20200317/04381644114/volunteers-3d-print-unobtainable-11000-valve-1-to-keep-covid-19-patients-alive-original-manufacturer-threatens-to-sue.shtml

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