Stormtroopers surprise 7-year-old with 3D-printed prosthetic arm

Liam Porter, a 7-year-old boy from Augusta, GA who needed a new arm, received a heartwarming surprise by an unlikely crowd.

The crowd consisted of stromtroopers, clone troopers, and other members of the 501st Legion's Georgia Garrison, an international Star Wars costuming organization composed of volunteers who attend charity events, visit sick children in hospitals, and provide event security for Star Wars celebrities.

The prosthetic arm was created by 3D-printing enthusiast John Peterson and an online community for 3D-printing replace limbs,  The arm took three months to build and cost about $300 to make.

Posted by ilovestarwars in Other
Mar 21, 2016 12:00am
Like this post


Be the first to comment! Enter your thoughts in the form below.

Leave a Reply

Log in or sign up for an account to submit comments.

Other posts you may like...