<strong>3D printing has made prosthetic design and production incredibly more affordable for those that are missing limbs In general prosthetics can cost a family anywhere from $5000 $50000 resulting in a significant financial burden Moreover prosthetics need to be custom fit to the individual requiring a production time on the order of weeks or months The affordability of 3D printers and the ability for anyone to design and print custom design parts has made prosthetics radically more affordable and accessible to people all over the world<strong>