Teen Matthew Campagna Creates 3D-Printed Exoskeleton: A Not Impossible Original from ISEF

NotImpossibleNow visited Intel's massive international science fair competition - ISEF - to check out young minds with innovative solutions to helping humans. Pennsylvania teenager Matthew Campagna brings 3D-printing tech to a low-cost exoskeleton to aid in rehabilitation.
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NotImpossibleNow visited Intel's massive international science fair competition - ISEF - to check out young minds with innovative solutions to helping humans. Pennsylvania teenager Matthew Campagna brings 3D-printing tech to a low-cost exoskeleton to aid in rehabilitation.

Pennsylvania-teenager Matthew Campagna is tackling rehabilitation arm-first. By introducing 3D-printing to an exoskeleton (i.e. active brace) that functions to rehabilitate / augment arm strength, Campagna is delivering a $350 price point for a tool that could quite easily cost at least five times that amount. 

NotImpossibleNow.com editor Elliot Kotek caught up with the softly-spoken and determined student at Intel's international science fair in downtown Los Angeles last month.

We love that Campagna didn't test print something fanciful before turning his printer to its more important task. We wish we could say the same thing about our office staff. 3D-printed iPhone stand, anyone?