Prusa Research is a company that is known for 3D printing, manufacturing, and mechanical engineering. The company was founded in 2012 by Josef Prusa, in Prague, Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic.
The company is known for producing 3D printers and 3D printed products. They look to produce roughly 6,000 printers a month. The company looks to develop their own software, hardware, and to provide solutions by using 3D printers. They provide printers, filament, and solutions for customers.
Due to the outbreak of the novel COVID-19 (coronavirus), personal protective equipment has seen an increase in demand due to shortages in healthcare environments and hospitals around the world. Prusa Research has worked to produce 3D printed face shields for medics and healthcare professionals. They have printed and donated over 65,000 shields and looked to continue production in order to help combat the pandemic.
3D printed face shields for medics and professionals
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Prague, Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic
- Cluster: COVID-19A cluster of topics related to COVID-19. COVID-19 is the abbreviated name for coronavirus disease 2019, a respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus strain called SARS-CoV-2. COVID-19 was first detected in Wuhan City, China and the outbreak was declared a pandemic on March 11, 2020 by the WHO.
- CoronavirusCDC Coronavirus: Coronaviruses are common throughout the world. They can infect people and animals. Five different coronaviruses can infect people and make them sick. They usually cause mild to moderate upper-respiratory illness.
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