Designed as modular, adjustable and easy to use. PDE/TP
springs for thermoplastic bracing are a perfect solution for:
Any patient who would benefit from a custom posterior leaf spring AFO where pain and offloading of weight are not a key factor.
Patients with moderate muscle weakness who would
benefit from Dorsiflexion & Plantarflexion assistance.
Available in 5 categories of stiffness and common 250mm length.
Our new Patent Pending spring material is cost effective and ideally balanced for patients requiring:
Design your own brace, do what is best for the patient.
Only a few rules to follow. PDE/TP springs are sold in kit form so you can provide your own unique brace designs with engineered consistent results.
Basic guidelines for choosing spring categories:
Because every patient has unique needs there are no specific weight limitations that aid in spring choice. Choose the category based on your patient assessment.
Category number three (3) spring is the most common selection and a great to start your evaluation. From here, up/down spring category is based on what works best for the patient. Our simple four bolt system makes changing the spring quick and easy.
When building a custom device, its’ always nice to have options. That’s why we created the PDE Fitting Kit. With the kit, you have the ability to try different categories of springs on your patient until you find the perfect fit!
5 PDE Springs (One each PDE spring category 1 through 5), mounting anchor kit, alignment shim kit, adhesive dispenser and adhesive.
Limit one (1) PDE Fitting Kit per office.
Fabtech Systems warrants the PDE products to be free of any manufacturing or workmanship defects for Six (6) months from the date of purchase. The warranty does not cover failure caused by erroneous application, custom fabrication done to customer specification, improper storage, or intentional misuse or brace designs outside the original stated design parameters. Fabtech
Systems at its discretion will replace or repair any of its products that do not meet this warranty. The replacement or repair of the defective product is the exclusive remedy; liability does not extend to any other damages, incidental, consequential or otherwise.