UConn makes 3-D copies of antique instrument parts

UConn makes 3-D copies of antique instrument parts

In this July 17, 2014 photo, Dr. Robert Howe, a medical doctor and a PhD candidate in music history, displays antique English horns at the University of Connecticut's Depot Campus in Mansfield, Conn. Howe and his colleagues have been using CT scans and 3D printing to unlock the secrets of antique instruments and make replica parts that will allow them to be played. (AP Photo/Pat Eaton-Robb)

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