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Call for donations of material for the digital production of protective medical equipment

01/04/2020 - 15:40 h

The city’s digital fab labs and maker community have started using 3D printers to produce protective medical equipment, helping to address shortages and prevent the spread of Covid-19.

Donations of the following materials are needed to help produce materials for medical workers:

  • Acetate (24 cm × 30 cm)
  • Silicon heating sticks
  • Tape
  • 3D printing material (PLA or ABS, 1.75 mm or 2.85 mm thick)
  • Semi-rigid polypropylene sheets
  • Polymethylmethacrylate
  • Ozone jets

Have you got any of these materials, sealed and ready to donate?

Fill in this form and we’ll get in touch with you as soon as possible.

For any queries, call 010.