Prostheses can also be elegant and stylish!

Prostheses can also be elegant and stylish!

Categories: Design and Architecture | Health and Medicine

Bespoke Innovations was founded in 2009 by industrial designer Scott Summit and orthopedic surgeon Kenneth Trauner. Their goal is to "transform people who have lost their limbs for some reason." The company creates "fairings" — special coatings for leg prostheses that accurately recreate the shape of the leg. In a word, disability can now be stylish.

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Prostheses can also be elegant and stylish!

Prostheses can also be elegant and stylish!

1. Such prostheses are created using the process of three-dimensional scanning of the unique shape of each patient's leg.

Prostheses can also be elegant and stylish!

2. "Fairings" are created for people with amputated lower limbs and with their direct participation.

Prostheses can also be elegant and stylish!

3. The patient is offered to choose a design from a library of patterns and styles.

Prostheses can also be elegant and stylish!

4. The customer can even use his own text or other elements in the manufacture of the prosthesis.

Prostheses can also be elegant and stylish!

5. The client can also choose a special form of finishing, for example, armored nylon, leather or mirror-polished metal.

Prostheses can also be elegant and stylish!

6. This pleasure costs from 4000 to 6000 dollars.

Prostheses can also be elegant and stylish!

7. The basic "tire" weighs about 187 g.

Prostheses can also be elegant and stylish!

8. Leather trim usually adds 80 to 140 grams, while metal trim increases the total weight to about 510 grams.

Prostheses can also be elegant and stylish!

9. "Fairings" are also available for amputated limbs above the knee, however they do not cover the prosthetic components on the upper leg.

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Keywords: Disabled people | Prosthesis | Style

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