First Aid Tweezers

Babel_Tweezers

SUMMARY

Set of tweezers designed for handling sterile bandages/foreign object removal at Health Posts and clinics.
If using these tweezers as a sterile device: these are intended for single use. The tweezers will be sterile when they come off the printer, so long as the tweezers are removed using sterile tools, with the operator wearing sterile gloves. They should be stored in a small sterile plastic pouch or tin.

Download Size 1.5 MB

PRINT SETTINGS

QUALIFICATION

Material:
Print time:
Resolution:

PLA

46m

0.15mm

Printed and tested by 3Dcrowd.

TESTING METHOD

Nozzle size:
Rafts:
Supports:
Infill:
Print Size:

0.4 mm

No

No

70%

Use the tweezers to pick up and manipulate small objects.

TESTING NOTES

Material used:

6 g

Tester wore latex gloves to pick and place small objects, rice, pins, smooth ball bearings, remove splinter.
Grips on the side of the tweezers offered stability.
Hands did not tire during tests

Printer test:

Prusa MK3s

PRINT NOTES

ADDITIONAL COMMENTS

No support required.
No stringing detected on tested settings.
Item printed as expected with no problems to report.
Easily removed from print bed and kept sterile.

What files or other parts do I need to print this?

Babel_Tweezers.stl

Assembly instructions

No assembly required

Original Credit:

This Version:

Thingiverse User: aab60

Licence:

Creative Commons (4.0 International License)
Attribution