ALPS498-P Gear Type Locking Device with Pyramid (US Patent No. 5,507,837)
The patented AlpsLock with Pyramid (S498-P) integrates a pyramid into the lock body design.[ You can opt out of Google Ads if you are a registered user at /ad-options ]
The AlpsLock with Pyramid (S498-P) must be used with laminated sockets.
- Smooth Gear Locking Mechanism
- Durable Glass Reinforced Nylon Lock Body
- Convenient and cost effective all-in-one design
- Infinite pin adjustment reduces play
- Quiet operation
- Convenient side mounted release button
- Removable gear housing
- Built-in Pyramid
- Weight: 195g
- 220 lbs (100 kg) weight rating*
This suspension system can be used in both transtibial and transfemoral prostheses and is offered in several configurations.
If you are going to use this, you get ONE-SHOT at making the socket correctly and in the correct alignment to mout the lower portion pieces !!! It is cast into the socket.
One year warranty from the date of purchase against defects in material and workmanship. The weight limit is 250 lb (115 kg) for all system components.
Most International shipping is $39.95
Shipment occurs usually by the tenth day after cleared payment AND the completed order has been received, unless there are other special order items, or the warehouse is out of stock, in which case we follow mail order policy from http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/pubs/business/adv/bus02.shtm
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