These lightweight aluminium axilla crutches are based on the traditional wooden design with the benefits that lightweight aluminium can offer.
They have a comfortable underarm pad and hand grip.
The underarm pad and hand grip are both height adjustable to ensure maximum user comfort and usability.
These axilla crutches are available in 3 sizes, the sizes refer to the height of the user, not the underarm height.
Small: 4`6″ – 5`2″ (137cm – 157cm).
Medium: 5`1″ – 5`9″ (155cm – 175cm).
Large: 5`10″ – 6`6″ (178cm – 198cm).
Weight (each): 3lbs (1.25kg).
Max user weight: 20st (127kg).
They are supplied with a PU foam underarm pad to offer comfort and support to the user, these are a replaceable item should they become worn out. They should be adjusted to suit the under arm height first.
Secondly adjust the hand grip to a comfortable height, this is normally the height from the floor to the crease in your wrist, when wearing normal outdoor shoes.
The height is adjusted on this bottom section, simply depress the sprung button and slide the inner section to the required length, ensure that the button is fully located before use.