The 3D Wheelchair
"Design from reason. Experiences with meaning." is one motto of Layer, the "evolution of leading design agency Benjamin Hubert Ltd." based in London. One of their products is the customised wheelchair that will be manufactured using 3D-printing technology.
"Benjamin Hubert of experience design agency Layer will launch the world's first 3D printed consumer wheelchair during Clerkenwell Design Week at Clerkenwell-London on the 24th of May.
The GO wheelchair prototype is the first project under Layer's new research division, LayerLAB, and has been created in collaboration with Materialise, world leaders in 3D-printed software and solutions. LayerLAB is a new inhouse division of Layer that facilitates experimentation and research into the future of physical and digital products.."
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photograph via Dezeen