Podcast – COVID-19 and The Maker Community’s Response

While we are on lock-down we need to get creative with our facilities, so please excuse the screaming toddlers. Today we chatted to Brent Alexander, a Co-Founder of 3DPSA which is a movement that has managed to mobilize hundreds of 3D printers across the country to print personal protective gear for our font-line workers. We also chat to Christy Haefele, the founder of Beating heart, a charity organisation in the Western Cape that is fulfilling a crucial role in this movement. She has set up a collection hub and a sanitisation and distribution center to get this gear to those who need it in the Cape Town area…

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Written by Guy Coleman

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