Category: Cutting and Chopping Tools

Adapted Knife For Partial Hand-Amputation Patients.

AbleData does not produce, distribute or sell any of the products listed on this website, but we provide you with information on how to contact manufacturers or distributors of these products. If you are interested in purchasing a product, you can find companies who sell it below.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Adapted knife and cutting board to allow slicing and chopping by a person with a partial hand or partial use of a hand. Device consists of a wooden cutting board with a swivel pin at one end to which a chopping knife can be fastened by its tip. Materials include the board (about 15 by 18 inches), a ten inch chef's knife, a 1 1/2 inch aluminum cotter pin and a 2 1/2 inch aluminum piston bolt. The board can be anchored to a table or counter with suction cups. Includes instructions and drawings. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. Metalworking. AUTHOR: Patricelli, J; Eckroth, J TITLE: Adapted Knife for Partial Hand-Amputation Patients JOURNAL: American Journal of Occupational Therapy REF: Vol 36 no 3, Mar 1982: p 193-194 PAGES (including cover): 2 1982.


Price Check
as of: