[nabs-l] Cane grip and hand, wrist, forearm pain

T. Joseph Carter carter.tjoseph at gmail.com
Sat Jun 27 16:55:19 UTC 2009


Robert,

No it won't keep it from collapsing, but it will help.  *grin*

Joseph


On Wed, Jun 24, 2009 at 12:02:02AM -0400, Robert Spangler wrote:
> If you are very light with the cane and use the palm-up method it should  
> not stick in cracks.  Also, have it at belly-button level and out about  
> an arm's length.  Carbon fiber tends to be the lightest but not as bendy  
> and will break easier.  The fiberglass canes are very bendy but are  
> slightly heavier.  With the telescoping canes, you need to pull them all  
> the way out but twist each piece tightly after pulling it out; this will  
> keep it from collapsing on itself when traveling.




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