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A range of lightweight, sailcloth (polyamide), flexible compression stocking aids. It is available in three styles, for leg and arm stockings.

General Details

Extra product information

Available in three models:

Eureka On
Designed for putting on elastic stockings for legs, with open or closed toes.
Includes a shaped, two layered mat, which is wider at one end than the other, and has five holes along each longitudinal side. Attached to the inside of the two layers, at the narrow end (but not attached at the other end, is a long reinforced flap. The Eureka also includes a long, flexible plastic pin.

Eureka Off
Designed for taking off elastic stockings for legs.
A sock / stocking shaped device.

Eureka Arm
Designed for putting on elastic arm stockings.
An arm length, cylindrical device, which is open at one end, and is sewn shut at the other, with a loop attached.

Cleaning Requirements

Wipe the Eureka with a damp cloth.

Method of Use

The manufacturer suggests that using rubber gloves provides a better grip on the stocking.

Putting on leg stockings (Eureka On):

1. Fold the Eureka in half length ways, and thread the pin through the five pairs of holes, towards the narrow end.
2. Put the end of the pin securely in the pocket at the narrow end.
3. Slide the Eureka over the foot, with the pin side under the sole of the foot, until the Eureka stops at the instep. Do not try to pull too far.
4. Pull on the compression stocking in the same way as a boot.
5. Place the heel in position and spread the stocking evenly over the foot.
6. Pull the pin at the back of the leg out of the Eureka.
7. Take hold of the flap, which should be positioned at the front of the lower leg.
8. Pull the Eureka out of the stocking
9. Position the stocking on the leg, and spread evenly.

Removing leg stockings (Eureka Off):
1. Slide the Eureka over the stocking until the Eureka stops at the instep. Do not try to pull too far.
2. Fold the Eureka down to the ankle (several folds may be necessary).
3. Push your thumbs between the leg and the stocking and slide the stocking down to the ankle.
4. Fold the stocking over the Eureka. The folded down part of the Eureka must be completely hidden under the stocking.
5. Pull the stocking gradually over the Eureka in the direction of the toes.

Putting on arm stockings (Eureka Arm):
1. Slide the Eureka over the arm.
2. Slide the stocking over the Eureka.
3. Slide the stocking into the correct position.
4. Hook the loop of the Eureka over something firm , such as a door handle. Hold the top of the stocking in position and step backwards, pulling the Eureka out from under the stocking.

Manufacturer/Country

Czech Republic

Maintenance

Refer to the supplier and manufacturer manual for maintenance instructions and safety warnings.

Models / Specifications

Model Eureka Arm: For putting on arm stockings

Model Eureka Off: For taking off leg stockings

Model Eureka On: For putting on legs stockings with open or closed toes

  • Length Overall 395 mm
  • Width Overall 470 mm

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