Bionic Prosthetic Hand For The 21st Century

bionic prosthetic hand

Introduction

prosthetic handI listened to the BBC Radio 2 Jeremy Vine show on 23rd June and heard a great article about a young woman who had been given a bionic prosthetic hand for the 21st century. Her name is Nicky Ashwell and here she is in the following video tweet being interviewed by Jeremy Vine who went on to receive this bebionic logo handshake.

More About The Bionic Prosthetic Hand

In the featured image, taken by Alex Lentati (@alexlentati), you can see Nicky delicately handling a flower with her bebionic logo hand. Here is a video of her making more use of it – to thread a needle:

In the BBC interview video below you you can see Nicky tie a shoelace:

I have found another article about Nicky and her ‘bebionic’ hand through twitter at Gizmag.

Below you can see a video demonstrating the various grips this hand, made by The Steeper Group, can perform.

Author: Helpful Colin

I have a background in telecommunications and a fascination with all things scientific and technical – from physics to electronics, and computing to DIY.

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