Alleles aims to empower amputees through providing choice of self-expression with affordable fashion-forward prosthetic covers for legs and arms. The range includes over 50 designs with 20 colours to choose from, totalling over 2000 colour combinations.
Allele covers are made out of different types of ABS plastic. which is proven to be: durable, lightweight, flexible, cleanable, and easily modifiable.
How durable are the covers?
The durability of the covers completely corresponds to the patterning of the various designs. Covers with more perforations tend to be more delicate, and detailed, but also very lightweight. Designs with less perforations are more durable, but are a bit heavier. Keep in mind that selecting a cover is completely based on your personal expectations for both design style and durability.
How do the covers attach to my prosthesis?
The covers are attach to the prosthesis with two polyurethane straps with metal hooks. The material is extremely durable and keeps the cover from rotating and sliding on the prosthesis.
Fully custom design patterns starts at $1500 US