The healthcare industry is already making use of 3D printing technologies to print casts, tracheal splints, ears, prostheses, and even cells. Now, a New York-based company wants to print the insoles in your shoes to reduce foot pain and improve posture. Custom insoles are nothing new; but Sols Systems lets users take a scan of their feet with a smartphone app and submit the scans directly to the company’s database, reducing the time required for the production process.

 

 

 

 Read more by Stu Robarts, gizmag, February 4, 2014

Sols scans your feet and creates 3D-printed custom insoles
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