--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Long handled tools are easier to use if the forearm is secured to the handle. A leather cuff is attached to the shaft of the tool and has velcro straps to secure the forearm.
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 06/98) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. The Appalachian Cultivator is a gardening hand tool that incorporates a wooden ball which serves as a fulcrum for levering stubbornly rooted weeds from the soil.
DISCONTINUED. RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Handle attachment for hoe, rake, pushbroom, sponge mop, etc. Designed so tool can be used without stooping over. Adjustable handle height, can be changed from tool to tool.
DISCONTINUED. RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Handle attachment for shovel, spade, garden fork, etc. Enables it to swing in all directions to turn, swing or lift tool. Holds tool close to weight, alleviates bending over.
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 03/93) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Long handled broom with bend in handle. Polymyra bristles are solvent resistant and resist curling to stay flat on ground and wear evenly. 18 inch wide head, handle reverses.
The Back-Saver Po-Lyte, Lite, and Snow Shovels are shovels with angled handles designed to reduce the pain and stress associated with shoveling snow and bending over. They feature bent, steel tubular poles and a sturdy poly D-grip handles.
The Back-Saver Sweeper, model BR18-BS, is a push broom with an angled handle designed to reduce the strain on the back associated with sweeping. The broom features a bent tubular handle made of fused, powder-coated steel.
DISCONTINUED. RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Lightweight hoe with cutout blade reduces drag, makes work easier. Ash handle. Two models: 24 inches long, weight 1 1/2 pounds; or 57 inches long, weight 2 3/4 pounds. Blade 5 inches wide.
The PRO Bulb Auger is designed for those with a limited grasping pattern as a result of neurological impairment, arthritis or a nerve injury. It has a carbon steel auger head with depth indicators and an extended tooth for easy insertion into compacted soi
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 03/93) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Specially designed pruner requires less strength for a strong cut. Teflon coated cutting blade reduces friction. Contoured handle allows for secure grip. Features a locking catch.
DISCONTINUED. RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Garden pruner with gripper to hold cuttings, eliminating bending to pick up flowers or debris. Low effort design. Lightweight, 3/4 pound, 8 inches long.
The Dramm Colormark 30 Inch Rain Wand is a professional watering tool designed for the aging population and for those with upper extremity disabilities. Made with handcrafted brass shut off valve and gentle flow water breaker.
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 5/2012) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE.--- The Earth Bud-Eze Pruning Saw is a short handled garden tool designed for use by individuals with carpal tunnel syndrome, arthritis, and other upper extremity disabilities.
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 03/2007) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. The Earth Bud-Eze Shrub Rake is a short handled garden tool designed for use by individuals with carpal tunnel syndrome, arthritis, and other upper extremity disabilities.