Tamarack Flexure Joints Archives | Tamarack Habilitation Technologies, Inc.

Tamarack Habilitation Technologies is pleased to announce that Tamarack Flexure Joint Caps, the new external mounting option for installing Tamarack Flexure Joints, are now available in large and medium sizes. Purchasing Information: Part Number Description Size Color 741-CAP-LB Tamarack Flexure Joint Caps Large Black 741-CAP-LN Tamarack Flexure Joint Caps Large Natural 741-CAP-MB Tamarack Flexure Joint […]

We’ve just updated the animal orthotic & prosthetic facilities page on our Animal O&P website! Check out http://www.animaloandp.com/facilities.asp for a list of facilities who fabricate custom orthotic braces and prosthetic limbs for family pets and farm animals. Our Animal O&P Resource Site includes facilities across the United States, Canada and England. Tamarack Habilitation Technologies, Inc. […]

We were pleased to learn that Acor Orthopaedic is now offering an Articulating AFO Gauntlet utilizing the Tamarack Flexure Joint®. This durable, versatile and easy-to-install orthotic joint is available in three sizes and either free motion or dorsiflexion assist options. For more information about Acor’s new Articulating AFO Gauntlet (model G9430), visit Acor Orthopaedic Online. […]

In response to increased utilization of Tamarack Flexure Joints for custom veterinary brace applications, Tamarack Habilitation Technologies has launched a new Veterinary Tamarack Flexure Joint product. Featuring lighter 65 durometer polyurethane, the Veterinary Tamarack Flexure Joints are specially designed to offer an easier break-in period for dogs and other animals. And because most veterinary orthotic […]

Interested in learning how to articulate a solid ankle foot orthosis using the Tamarack® Hand Molding Tool (Model T-740-1)? [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gVyLjnymXUo&fs=1&hl=en_US&rel=0&color1=0x234900&color2=0x4e9e00] While many orthotists will pre-fabricate their solid ankle orthoses with Tamarack® Molding Dummies – regardless of whether or not the patient has immediate need for an articulating brace, for one reason or another, sometimes the […]

Michael Smith of Carbon Express in Land-O-Lakes, Florida, has been fabricating very minimalistic ankle foot orthoses using carbon fiber. Michael’s core business is central fabrication of low extremity orthotics using carbon fiber. The pictured ankle foot orthosis (AFO) includes Tamarack™ Dorsi Assist Flexure Joints. Orthotists commonly use Tamarack Dorsi-Assist joints in AFOs intended for people […]

This is the first in a series of posts on Inside Tamarack that highlight content from our new Tamarack Flexure Joint™ Product Guide. If you’re using Tamarack™ joints in your fabrication of custom lower & upper limb orthoses, we highly recommend downloading the Product Guide from our website. View/download the Tamarack Flexure Joint Product Guide […]

If you’ve been using Tamarack Flexure Joints™ in your practice to fabricate custom orthotic-prosthetic devices for clients, we hope you’ll request a copy of our new Tamarack Flexure Joint Fabrication Guide. Complete with nearly 30 pages of full-color images and detailed instructions, the Tamarack Guide will assure every ankle-foot orthosis (AFO) and other lower or […]

The tooling for making the molding dummies for Tamarack Flexure Joints™ and Tamarack Dorsiflexion Assist Flexure Joints™ was replaced this fall. This gave us the opportunity to make some minor improvements. We’ve designed the new tooling to produce the parts more efficiently, and were very careful not to change the shape or size of the […]

If you’re an orthotist, prosthetists, CPO or technician who uses Tamarack Flexure Joints™, visit our website to view, print or save the new Tamarack Flexure Joint Fabrication Guide. The 30 page “how to” guide is great for obtaining tips to improve fabrication results, or as an introduction to thermoplastic fabrication of lower & upper limb […]