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I am currently working on upgrading the APRL hook. I will keep posting as things progress. Hopefully in the forward direction.
As some know, I posted many years ago about the lack of quality in the manufacture of the APRL hook. Hosmer made a small attempt at improving the TD, but nothing significant. Recently, Hosmer has merged with a company called Fillauer, and has doubled the price of the APRL hook to $2600. Repairs are now in the low $1000 range making it too…Continue
Well, well, where do I start?
I have been a left arm below elbow amputee for over 17 years and am using a voluntary closing APRL hook developed by th US army after World War 2. It is currently manufactured by Hosmer and has not had any changes made since its inception over 55 years ago. I am seeking design and manufacture help to increase this hook's quality an longevity.
A bit of my history with the APRL:
After I had my accident which caused the need for…Continue