Specs

Opera® Stand Assist Sling Specifications

Suitability in use

Loops lifters (L) Yes
Clips lifters (C) Yes
Amputees above the knee
Bilateral below the knee amputees
Limited head and neck control Yes
In-situ/All day use (Parachute/Spacer fabric)
Toileting use Yes

Transfer types

Transfers from supine
Transfers to supine
Transfers from seated Yes
Transfers to seated Yes
Transfers from floor (semi-recumbent)*

Measuring for size requirements

Available sizes (mm): Colour A B C (max)
Small (S) 600-680 330 1020
Medium (M) 680-750 360 1120
Large (L) 720-800 400 1220
Extra Large (XL) 780-840 430 1320

Measuring instructions (the critical measurements for this sling are A & C):

  • A: from back of under-arm, round the back, to back of other under-arm
  • B: from middle of shoulder blades (80mm above under-arm) to just above waist line
  • C: round the waist, just below the rib cage
    Pro Tip: For most accurate results measure B + C together, then keeping the tape in the same place measure just B and subtract it from the total to give the value of C
Measurement Guide for Opera Stand Assist Sling
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Opera® Stand Assist Sling

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Price: £149.00 with VAT Relief Price: £178.80 inc. VAT
Product code:  VSL008

Opera® Stand Assist Sling

VSL008

The Opera® Stand Assist Sling is a broad support sling with under-arm padding and a combined velcro/buckle waist belt to ensure user comfort and security. A non-slip back section keeps the Stand Assist sling in place, giving the patient and carer confidence.

Price: £149.00 with VAT Relief Price: £178.80 inc. VAT
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Embroidered label with laser-etched serial number

The Opera® Stand Assist Sling is made with a durable, embroidered specification label. Sling details are stitched and the serial number is laser-etched meaning the label is indelible and will not fade when washed. This ensures the sling will never fail a LOLER test as a result of a faded label.

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Triple-stitched lifting straps ensure safety

Each lifting strap on the Opera® Stand Assist Sling is securely fastened to the main body of the sling at three points. This triple-stitch method ensures durability and maximum patient safety.

Assistant handles and positioning pockets

Handling loops and positioning pockets are incorporated into the design of the Opera® Stand Assist Sling to ease user handling. They maintain dignity for both the patient and the carer.

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Manufactured in the UK

The Opera® range of slings are manufactured in the UK ensuring high quality standards and trustworthy manufacturing methods.

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Reduced abrasion

The ends of the lifting straps on the Opera® Stand Assist Sling are covered with additional pieces of material to reduce skin shear and abrasion.

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Colour coded banding for easy size identification

The Opera® range of slings uses industry-recognised colour size coding. Each sling has coloured edge banding to coordinate with the size of the sling. Size to colour is as follows:

  • Small: Red
  • Medium: Yellow
  • Large: Green
  • X Large: Blue
Assistant handles and positioning pockets Assistant handles and positioning pockets Assistant handles and positioning pockets
Triple-stitched lifting straps ensure safety Triple-stitched lifting straps ensure safety Triple-stitched lifting straps ensure safety

Assistant handles and positioning pockets

Handling loops and positioning pockets are incorporated into the design of Opera® slings to ease user handling. They maintain dignity for both the patient and the carer.

Triple-stitched lifting straps ensure safety Triple-stitched lifting straps ensure safety Triple-stitched lifting straps ensure safety

High safe working load

The Opera® Stand Assist Sling is adaptable to heavier patients with a maximum safe working load of 400kg.

Polyester Material

Polyester

SWL = 400kg

 

A multi-purpose material that is easy to apply, slides easily and dries quickly after washing.