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The project uses volunteers around the world who own 3D printers to print the pieces and assemble and deliver the hands.
Gino Tubaro, a 21-year-old inventor whose work was praised by President Barack Obama during a visit to Argentina last year.
Today, more than 500 people, mostly children, have received similar prostheses and 4,500 more remain on a waiting list.
Her amazed friends have even begged to borrow the 3D printed hand, which looks a little like a cheerily colored Transformers toy strapped to her wrist.'It was magical,' her mom, Karina Misue, said. They're using it with pride.'Hundreds of Argentine kids like Kaori who were born without limbs are now able to write, play sports and make music thanks to low-cost prosthetic hands devised by Gino Tubaro, a 21-year-old inventor whose work was praised by President Barack Obama during a visit to Argentina last year.
Kaori wanted a light blue-and-white Princess Elsa model, but since they ran out of those, she got a bright blue and red one that she likes to match with her outfits.'Now it's got these colors and it looks like Wonder Woman,' Kaori said after she used her 3D printed hand to pick up a cupcake baked by her mother.
They include the nonprofit e-NABLE organization that groups volunteers to provide hands and arms to those born with missing limbs or who lost them to war, disease or natural disaster, and the Build It Workspace studio, which teaches people how to use high-tech printers.(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)In this May 30, 2017 photo, Gino Tubaro poses for a picture with the first 3D printer he invented in Buenos Aires, Argentina.Hundreds of Argentine kids born without limbs are now able to write, catch a ball or play a musical instrument thanks to the low-cost 3D prosthetic arms and legs created by Tubaro.Tubaro delivered it in 2014, when he was still in high school.Basic designs are custom modified to fit the needs of each user with the help of orthopedists.