3D Printed Covid-19 PPE

Eric has ben 3D printing Covid-19 face shields for staff in Goderich Ontario businesses. Rexall in Goderich has been using the shields since March.

Eric German 3D printing covid-19 shields for local businesses

Open source Covid-19 face shield for medical and public use (splash shield NOT mask) reference files tips and tricks I find along the way

 My Prototype using Visor_frame_v10.stl

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Overview Video (short):

FULL Video Tutorial:


3D Printer (My current fav) :https://amzn.to/2wFEMlt

3D Printer Filament (AMZ3D) https://amzn.to/2vE4upU

Binding Covers (7 mil PVC sheet for shield- Don’t laser cut PVC though) https://amzn.to/2Jk5SBt

Acetate Sheets (4.5 mil option): https://amzn.to/2xQYryW

More acetate sheet options: https://amzn.to/3brzXuS

Eric German Goderich cutting DIY Covid-19 face shields

Version notes:

A4-standard-sheetErics8.5-11- This was first version of full bevels and holes proper for North America paper size

A4-standard-sheetErics8.5-11justholes- This is JUST holes and can be used for someone not wanting to bevel the edges

Letter-sized-shield-for-A4-frame-lasercut .75mm outward from centrebothsides- New version with bevels and holes spaced both sides 0.75mm outboard


Split versions added by Tekmason which can be produced on 3D printers that have smaller build plates 

Get the stacked version here from @Carl0sGS so you can print MANY at a time without restarting your printer: https://github.com/CarlosGS/facemask-print-vertical


Instructions (40 watt lasercutter):

Open my SVG in K40 whisperer and use top section as it was made with version 0.92:

I have already done the correct coloration for Vector cut:

Clcik Vector Cut

Or use a paper punch and make them manually.