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Chinese Man Makes Homemade Bionic Arms, Becomes Local Hero For Supplying To Others

Chinese Man Makes Homemade Bionic Arms, Becomes Local Hero For Supplying To Others

Adriana Lee

When Sun Jifa lost his arms in an accident, he couldn't believe how expensive hospital-supplied artificial limbs were. So he went with a cheaper set, and was flabbergasted at how useless they were. This prompted him to do what few could ever conceive of doing. He set about creating his own by cobbling together parts. For eight years, Sun worked on his set of prosthetics, tweaking them ...