Jaipur foot will now be made using 3D printers
The famous prosthetic limb Jaipur foot will now be made using digital technology.
IIT-Bombay has created three-dimensional (3D) printers that will allow this.
Around 200 people will now get the latest 3D printed limbs soon. The earlier version of the limb takes upto eight hours to make. The 3D printers take just a few hours.
High density plastic material is used to make this. Large scale production of the foot will start in some time.