Echelon

Suitable for submersion (up to 1 metre)
Activity Level 3

The award-winning Echelon is a waterproof hydraulic ankle that absorbs and damps on impact, self-aligns on rough and sloping surfaces, then remains dorsiflexed at toe-off. These design features help reduce abnormal pressures at the socket interface and other joints, promote comfort and postural symmetry to help reduce the risk of falls and preserve musculoskeletal health.

Features

  • Independent hydraulic control of plantar and dorsi-flexion
  • Biomimetic design simulates natural ankle motion
  • Toe up for swing through clearance
  • Natural toe position for sitting
  • e-carbon heel and toe springs
  • Elegant and compact for cosmetic finish
  • Sandal Toe Footshell

Foot shell and glide sock included. 

Learn about Hydraulic Ankle Technology

Earn CEUs Online

 

Hover

Real Life Stories

Elaine’s Story

Scientifically Proven

Hydraulic Ankle Clinical CompendiumEndolite’s Biomimetic Hydraulic Technology mimics the dynamic and adaptive qualities of muscle actuation to encourage more natural gait. Multiple independent scientific studies, comparing Endolite hydraulic ankle-feet to non-hydraulic feet, have shown:

  • Greater comfort, reduced socket pressures
  • Improved safety, reduced risk of trips and falls
  • Smoother, easier and more natural gait
  • More evenly balanced inter-limb loading
  • Greater satisfaction

Please click on the Clinical Compendium to download the document as a PDF.

Technical Data

Max. User Weight:

275 lb

Size range:

22-30cm

Component weight:

1 lb 8 oz

Heel height:

10mm

Specification

Max. Amputee weight:  125kg (275 lb)
Activity level: 3
Size range:  22cm-30cm
Component weight:  688g (1 lb 8 oz)
Build height:  115mm – 125mm (4¹⁷/₃₂ – 4⁵⁹/₆₄”)
Heel height: 10mm

†Component weight shown is for a size 26cm without foot shell.

Suitable for submersion

Ordering

Example

EC 25 L N 3 S
Product Code  Size Side Width* Spring Set Sandal Toe

 

*Narrow (N) and Wide (W) available for sizes 25-27 only.
For dark tone add suffix D.
Example: foot size 25, left, narrow, spring rating 3, sandal toe.

Footshell Width Guide

Click on the table below to help choose the correct width when ordering the new Sandal Toe footshell. For sizes 25, 26 and 27 you can now choose between Narrow (N) and Wide (W) fittings.

Sandal Toe Footshell Width Guide

 

Selection Chart

Click the image for full size version.

Patented reg: 8574312, 6719807, 8740991. Patented in Japan under patent number 5336386.

An annual visual inspection is recommended. Check for visual defects that may affect proper function. Maintenance must be carried out by competent personnel.

Blatchford trademarks.

Last updated: 15th May 2019

Share this page: 

We use cookies on this site to improve your experience. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more

Accept