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Prizes announced for global make:able competition

With global registrations for the make:able contest now exceeding 14,000 the finalists prize pools have been announced. For those unfamiliar with make:able, it is a 3D printing and assistive technology design challenge for students, developed in collaboration with the PrintLab teacher resource platform and Autodesk maker of CAD software including TinkerCad. The competition brief is to design and make a product or prototype that improves the day-to-day life of someone who struggles with mobility in their hands.

Relevant prize categories are below

CategoryAge Group – Under 13 yearsAge Group – 13 to 18 years
Best inspirational story1 x EinScan-SE 3D scanner1 x EinScan-SE 3D scanner
Best use of 3D printing1 x Ultimaker 2 Go 3D printer1 x CraftBot Plus Pro 3D printer
Best use of Autodesk softwareFinal model printed on an industrial 3D printerFinal model printed on an industrial 3D printer
Best showcase of iterative design5 x Reels Filamentive PLA5 x Reels Filamentive PLA

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