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edoheny65
11-14-2005, 04:36 AM
We are looking for a device (a tendon tapper) to initiate the stretch reflex of the biceps tendon. Ideally we would like a device which can control the force, velocity and postion of the tap. The device which seems to be most widely used is a hand-held electromechanical tapper - either model 201 or 101- made by Ling-Altec Ltd, Royston, UK. However, this doesn't appear to be on the market any more.
Does anyone know of a suitable device which is available to buy? Or do you have any suggestions on where we could find one?

Many thanks,

Emer Doheny
PhD Student
School of Electrical, Electronic and Machanical Engineering
University College Dublin
Ireland

email: emer.doheny@ucd.ie