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"This led to me dashing to and from the RCA's freezer.

The material is impregnated with a resin which cures or hardens on contact with warmth.

His futuristic, curvy prototypes are made from carbon fibre, the material used in racing cars, modern tennis rackets and ski-ing or mountain-biking equipment.

And he has succeeded in making them look more like trendy sports equipment than a walking aid, although his main aims were comfort and ease of use.

"Designing a new type of forearm crutch seemed tailor-made for me.

IT'S bad enough having an accident, without having to struggle along on unwieldy crutches afterwards.

But, thanks to an imaginative art student using somewhat unusual components, recovery could become easier - and certainly more stylish - for future victims.

Next week, Guy's design can be seen as an award-winning "Product of the Future" in the recently added Wellcome Wing of the Science Museum.

It is the result of a collaboration between the museum and the Royal College of Art, and supported by the National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts (Nesta).

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