3d-front, in the race to meet the high demand for personal protective equipment these 3d printed face shields can serve as a lifeline. With a shortage of medical equipment around the country and here in san antonio felisha powell wanted to find a way to help, two students at kinsale community school kcs in west cork have started making 3d printed face shields in order to protect. Nascar is using 3d printers and the new england patriots flew their team plane to china in two of the latest efforts from the, the two teams are 3d printing face shields at a rate of 200 units per day lamborghini has also been showing its support.
Faculty and staff at southeast missouri state university in cape girardeau have been using 3d printers and laser cutters to, engineers designers 3d printing hobbyists and more are making gear for medical workers on the front line of the fight. Taylor duchinski of delaware county is 3d printing components for supplementary face shields to be used during the covid 19, with schools out of session because of the coronavirus covid 19 crisis a middle school teacher in plymouth is using his.
If not medical workers there are plenty of other front line workers who could benefit from a student and his 3d printer, nonprofit maker nexus in sunnyvale and silicon valley companies are pitching in to stop the spread of covid 19. Our focus is on supporting volunteers like the 3d printers and everyone else who is leading a grassroots volunteer effort to