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Charlotte Valve 3D Printed Respirators

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Technology helping fight the coronavirus COVID-19 is just a amazing story. Already believed to be helping hundreds of peoples lives using a simple snorkel and 3D printer.

Isinnova a small start up Italian company has shared there easy to make 3D  file for the valve for anyone to use for free to help people during this pandemic. They have named it the Charlotte Valve.

By simply connecting the 3D-printed C-PAP (continuous positive airway pressure) with a easybreath snorkeling mask made by decathlon with a oxygen supply it will work just like a ventilator explains Alessandro Romaioli.

This virus is making people so inventive and trying to help people in need. 

Well done Isinnova so inspiring. #BeatingCoronavirusWithTec

Italian technology start-up Isinnova use snorkel to help coronavirus ventilation problem
Italian technology start-up Isinnova use snorkel to help coronavirus ventilation problem

Charlotte Value Checklist

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3D Printer

FDM filament printer

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PLA Filament

Common filament PLA (polylactic) which is odorless as people need to breath air through it.

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Easybreath Snorkel Mask

Easybreath snorkeling mask by decathlon.

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Oxygen

Oxygen Source

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Patient Consent

Authorisation to use a non certified medical device without CE mark.

How to print a Charlotte Valve

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