Robert Downey Jr. gives young fan 3D-printed Iron Man arm

by ChinaBambi

Downey Jr. worked in conjunction with Microsoft One Note‘s #CollectiveProject and Albert Manero, a Fulbright scholar and mechanical engineer whose organization Limbitless Solutions helps provide 3D-printed prosthetics to people around the world.

While doing the good deed, Downey Jr. maintained his famously suave persona.


“Thank you Robert Downey Jr for helping us deliver our newest arm!!! ‪#‎3DHope‬
Learn more about our work at and how you can help join the project too! ‪#‎BuiltByUCF‬ ‪#‎CollectiveProject‬” – Limbitless Solutions

“Had the absolute privilege of presenting a brand spanking new 3D-printed bionic Iron Man arm to Alex, the most dapper 7-year-old I’ve ever met.” – Robert Downey Jr


“Nice bow tie, by the way.” – Robert Downey Jr

Special thanks to Albert Manero, OneNote, and #CollectiveProject for their work making artificial limbs like this more affordable for families with kids who want to show the playground how badass they are. Check out learn more about this incredible project. #goodcause

Aww how cute is this? Albert is one amazing guy and to have RDJ deliver it to the kid.. WOW!



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