--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Prosthetic terminal device for golf club. A golf club is inserted into a tapered piece of metal pipe and a thumb screw is tightened to hold the club in place. Attached to this is a metal rod cut in two and held in place by a piece of polyurethane tubing (to simulate the wrist movement in swing- through). The third part is threaded and attaches to the wrist unit of the prosthesis. A piece of sponge rubber tubing covers the area where the device inserts
The Amputee Golf Grip is designed for use by individuals with left hand amputation. The grip can be positioned anywhere on the club grip and uses the remaining hand's gripping pressure to lock the device in place, preventing slippage and improving control.
The Amputee Golf Grip, model DPAGG, is a terminal device for sports for unilateral below and above elbow amputees. The device has a 1/2-inch threaded fitting that adapts to any standard prosthetic wrist. The device can be used by right- or left-handed amputees or by amputees who use a cross grip. The grip allows for full rotation during the backswing, squared club face at impact, and complete follow-through during the downswing. The grip can be positioned anywhere on the club, and is designed to
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Device that can be attached to a standard prosthetic arm (interchangeable with a hook or hand) to allow a grip on a golf club. Instructions for a golf club grip device which can be manufactured in a machine shop. Includes a diagram and photographs. COMMENTS: Developed by Earl Puhl, who has filed a patent application. SKILLS REQUIRED: Metalworking. AUTHOR: Bhala, R P; Schultz, C F TITLE: Golf Club Holder for Upper Extremity Amputee Golfers JOURNAL: Arch
The Golf Pro is an amputee golf grip designed for use by individuals with a right hand amputation. The Golf Pro slips over the shaft of the golf club and is fixed in place on the grip when pulled up. Plastic sizing rings can be enlarged to custom fit the user's golf clubs.
The Quantum Grip Basic One-Glove System is a golf grip and glove system designed to assist individuals with grip impairments in one hand play golf. This system, which is helpful for those who need to be in contact with the club at all times, comes with a left or right handed Quantum Grip glove (depending on whether the golfer is left or right handed), and a Quantum Grip Half-Spiral Grip. The Half-Spiral Grip is intended to help improve the golfer’s gripping power, increase club head speed and co
The Quantum Grip Basic Two-Glove System is a golf grip and glove system designed to assist individuals with grip impairments in both hands play golf. This system, which helps keep golfers in contact with the club at all times, comes with left and right handed Quantum Grip gloves, and a Quantum Grip Full Spiral Grip. The Full Spiral Grip is intended to help improve the golfer’s gripping power, increase club head speed and control, eliminate slippage, and reduce shock in the club. The Basic Two-Gl