DISCONTINUED. (Verified 9/2011) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. The Lumex Weighted Pen is a ballpoint pen with large cylindrical handle and adjustable weight designed for individuals with motor dysfunction.
The Weighted Pen is designed for use by individuals with arthritis, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson disase, and other fine motor, neurological, or upper extremity disabilities. This pen has a large barrel with five weights in it.
DISCONTINUED (Verified 11/2001) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. The Weighted Universal Holder (no. 11350) is a writing aid for pens, pencils, or other instruments with diameters from 1/8 to 3/8 inches.
This weighted holder sets out to solve several writing problems. For starters, it makes various writing utensils easier to grip. It’s also weighted. The additional weight aids in stabilizing the hand for those with hand trembling.
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 02/93) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Portable writing board developed for low vision individuals. Used with fluorescent crayons for high contrast. Measures 13 inches by 18 inches by 1 5/8 inches and weighs under 5 pounds.
The writing C.L.A.W. is a writing tool designed to teach individuals how to write properly, encourages proper muscle placement and aids those with dexterity issues. Provides comfort and fits left or right hand.
DISCONTINUED. RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Writing frame, bow shaped wire frame, tripod action, supports fingers but only slight finger motion is needed to grasp device. Reversible for left or right hand.
DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To make a pencil easier to grasp for a person with grasping disabilities. With scissors, cut strips from a section of rubber pipe insulation. Glue the strips to a pencil. MATERIALS: pencil; rubber pipe insulation; glue.
Writing rascal is a new character-face writing tool that facilitates a proper grasp with molded finger indentations that naturally promote a functional tripod grasp, with three different grasping positions. Made of soft, rubbery material.
Yikes! are easy grasp pencils designed for use by individuals with upper extremity fine motor disabilities. These colorful number 2 pencils are triangular in shape to encourage proper hand positioning.
Yoropen is an ergonomic pen, pencil or crayon designed for use by individuals with arthritis, multiple sclerosis, repetitive stain injury, or grasping disabilities. This writing instrument has an adjustable grasp to reduce writing strain and cramp.
Zaner Bloser Utensils are easy grasp pens and pencils designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This pen and pencil (sold separately) have built-up barrel shafts with ridges surfaces for an easier, less fatiguing grasp.
The Zebra New Hard BN-5200 is an assistive device designed for the elderly or people who have limited dexterity to help them hold a ballpoint pen. This device can be used by anyone who has difficulty holding a pen.