Products Skull, model
This model skull has been used by surgeons for preparation before operating the deformed jaw of a young girl.

The girl's head was first scanned with an x-ray beam. The 3d-coordinates of the skull were then transferred to a Stereo Lithography Machine where the model has been produced.
Danish Name Kranie, model
Category Health care, Medical equipment
Materials Epoxy
Processes SLA
References DTI, Centre for Product Development
Keywords Model
Medical
Prototype
Rapid prototyping
Complex free form
Plastic
Additional information With a similar technique is it possible to scan the bones inside ancient mummies without unwrapping or damaging them.
Photo Ole Akhøj
Copyright © 1996-2003 Torben Lenau
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