Point Designs prosthetic fingers have an expected service life of 2-3 years. We validate our prosthetic fingers by cycling them at least 250,000 times, which is roughly equivalent to opening and closing each digit over ~30-45 times each hour.
No, your prosthetic fingers should work fine without lubrication.
We absolutely recommend that you clean your prosthetic fingers. This can be done with soap and water, just water, or any other mild detergent. However if you do clean them, we encourage you to fully dry them before you wear them again.
Yes you can! We just encourage you to dry them fully after getting them wet.
If your socket doesn't fit well, please contact the prosthetist that fit your current prosthesis and have them make adjustments.
If your prosthetic fingers need to be serviced, please fill out the "contact us" form on our website or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
While the breaking strength is much higher, we recommend a safe loading limit of 150 lb.
If you need new fingertip pads for your prosthetic fingers, please fill out the "contact us" form on our website or email us at email@example.com and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
To maintain your prosthetic fingers, we recommend that you wash them with soap and water as needed, or just water. After you wash them, we recommend that you fully dry each finger before using it again.
Each prosthetic finger is 3D printed out of titanium, and assembled with brass and stainless steel components.