The economy push-up blocks are designed to develop upper body strength. They are hardwood constructed, foam padded and covered with vinyl upholstery. DIMENSIONS (WxH): 2.75 x 6 inches with 1/4 inch padding.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Enables a person to do " press-ups" for arm development. Materials list and instructions for wooden exercise bars which sit on base on the floor. Person sits securely between the bars and lifts torso up by pressing down on the bars with upper extremities. Photo and graphics. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D. TITLE: Easy to Make Aids For Your Handicapped child. REF:Book: Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ: p 96- 97. NARIC CALL NUMBER: R1
The push-up blocks are designed to develop upper body strength and may be used on a mat or in bed. Constructed of finished hardwood and contoured, padded, angled hand grips. DIMENSIONS (WxL): 7 x 9 inches. Height is adjustable from 7 to 9 inches.
Mat Crutches, Model 31977, are push up blocks designed to strengthen upper extremities. Each block includes a contoured hand grip. DIMENSIONS: Height is adjustable from 6 to 8 inches. WARRANTY: The manufacturer warrants these products against defects in workmanship and materials for 90 days from the date of purchase.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Blocks with rods for use as an arm strengthening aid, useful for children who use crutches. Describes construction of push up blocks made of softwood (two blocks 3/ 4 by 4 by 6 inches each) with sides, battens and bars (two wooden dowels 6 inches by 1 inch diameter). These can be used in bed or on the floor. Includes drawings. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Aids for Your Handicapped Child REF: London, England: Souve
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Blocks can be used as part of an exercise routine to strengthen arms for children who will use crutches. Push up blocks consist of 1 inch wooden dowels suspended between 2 square pieces of softwood. These side pieces are glued to a rectangular wooden base. To construct a pair of blocks, drill a 1 inch diameter hole an inch from the top of 3/4 inch by 4 inch by 6 inch side pieces. Glue 2 battens 3/4 inch in from each end of the wooden base. Glue side pi