Alpine Metal Roofing creates 1,500 respirators from snorkels

first_imgAlpine Roofing says they are looking for help from anyone who has a 3-D printer. As of April 8, Alpine Roofing says it created 1,500 masks. Alpine Metal Roofing in Sidney is converting snorkel masks into respirators and putting them in the hands of healthcare professionals. They simply remove the snorkel from the mask and replace it with anti-bacterial filters. The company says the masks can be used as a face shield and a respirator at the same time. SIDNEY, N.Y. (WBNG) — One local manufacturer is stepping up in the fight against COVID-19. PHOTO CREDIT: Alpine Metal Roofinglast_img