--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Aids in the inability to drink independently. A retracting arm, tubing, adhesive and a tennis ball make up the drinking aid which fits onto a wheelchair.
COMMENTS: This mechanized drinking aid is designed for someone who has severely limited hand/upper extremity use (such as those with muscular dystrophy or ALS) and couldn't normally drink independently.
SKILLS REQUIRED: Mechanics/motor skills.
AUTHOR: Bert Peters, Bruno De Naeyer & Francis Van Poucke.
TITLE: D4E1 Drinkhulp/ drinking aid.
REF: Instructables.com; http://www.instructables.com/id/D4E1-Drinkhulp-drinking-aid/.