3D printed external ankle ligament prevents sprains
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We have recently seen numerous products such as D-Air Ski and D-Air Street, which provide sportspeople with specialized protection exactly where they need it. Now, from the Netherlands, Exo-L is a personalized, 3D scanned and printed, external ankle ligament. It is designed to strengthen the ankle and reduce sprains in highly active wearers — particularly sportspeople. Exo-L is produced to order according to the precise specifications of the wearer's body. It is then positioned over the Achilles tendon and fastened by strapping to the outside of the shoe via a special patch. The Exo-L presents a superior option to braces…
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