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--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Allows those who have limited upper extremity issues perform fine motor tasks such as writing. A halved PVC pipe, foam, bolts and nuts as well as adhesive fashion the arm glider.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Device to stabilize the hands of someone with uncontrolled motions, to permit use of a keyboard. Describes device made of clear plexiglass with padded holes for the hands to fit through.
Fluffy palm weights for children and adults who experience excessive finger fidgeting. Fluffy palm weights securely fasten with Velcro and fits right into the palm of a child's hand providing stable proprioceptive input.
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 07/94) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Wrist strap with magnet. Velcro closure. User places hand on the writing panel 12 by 18 inches. Magnet has holding force of up to 15 pounds.
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 08/2012) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Wrist hold down consists of metal writing panel 12 inches by 18 inches, and strap on magnetic wrist band. Stabilizes the wrist and hand.