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Open Source Prosthetics | Better All the Time -
"Collaborating from opposite sides of the planet -- working from their kitchens and garages -- a team of two men has developed a functioning prosthetic finger at a fraction of the cost such devices normally incur." -
When South African craftsman Richard Van As lost most of the fingers from his right hand in an industrial accident, he decided to try and create a prosthetic finger to regain some of his lost mobility. In order to bring this about, Richard recruited the help of Washington State native Ivan Owen, after being impressed with the latter's mechanical hand prop which he had posted on YouTube. The result could be a boon to amputees everywhere. -
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