VentilAid: Open source ventilator for 3D printing
Polish group of engineers and designers has created an open-source prototype for an emergency ventilator that could help in solving equipment shortages
The ventilator costs about EUR 50 to produce and could save lives whenever professional equipment is missing. The team of creators at Urbicum is currently working on further improvements and partnering with scientists to quickly put their innovation at use.
What is the initiative?
Open source, emergency ventilator that can be produced anywhere with a 3D printer and a set of inexpensive parts.
Who is it for?
Public administration, healthcare institutions and anybody with an interest to help in the development. The creators have published the specification and technical guidance for everybody to use.
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