What to Consider when Designing Face Shields #COVID19 #3DPrinting @flowalistik

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What to consider when designing and manufacturing a COVID-19 face shield

In such a complex situation due to COVID-19, the maker community has stood out thanks to its ability to tackle issues such as protection equipment shortage by manufacturing and distributing open-source face shields. But, what do you have to consider when designing and manufacturing your own face shield?

First of all, it is important to understand who is going to use the face shield and how. Most of the equipment is used for several hours by doctors, police officers, cashiers and other people exposed to COVID-19. The face shield design must be ergonomic and comfortable for the largest possible public…

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