The “Universal Bottle Opener” or “UBO” can open large juice bottles, sports drink bottles, soda bottles, canned drinks, and pop tops!

This design is intended to bring relief and independence to people with arthritis and muscle atrophy.

Fabrication and Assembly Instructions

Device instructions:

  1. To use this product, place the round portion of the device over your bottle cap
  2. Squeeze and twist the device to remove the cap of your bottle


  • FDM 3D printer
  • Material: PLA
  • Nozzle Size: .4mm
  • Layer Width: .2mm
  • Supports: Yes
  • Build Plate Adhesion: Skirt

Print this yourself!

Credit: Travis Corbett

Our devices are available to Illinois residents free of charge. However, we do accept donations to support program costs.

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