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Michigan Technological University

Discount Lab Jack

Caption: After Joshua Pearce priced a lab jack at about $1,000, he decided to make his own using a 3-D printer and open-source software. The resulting piece of equipment cost him about $5.

Credit: Joshua Pearce

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