This full-sized, right or left leg model by Axis Scientific provides great detail of the bony structures of the human leg, and comes complete with an articulated foot. It is able to demonstrate flexibility in the knee and ankle with limited flexibility in the foot. Also includes a half hip, which is flexibly mounted with a bungee, which can be removed if desired.
Made by Axis Scientific and backed by a 3 year warranty. Measures about 36 inches long. The foot specifically measures approximately 3 inches at the widest point, and 8.75 inches from the back of the heel to the tip of the big toe. The entire model weighs approximately 3.5 lbs.
|Compare to Similar Products||Axis Scientific Leg Skeleton||Axis Scientific Hip Bone||Axis Scientific Femur Bone||Axis Scientific Patella Bone|
|Assembled With||Bungee on Hip/Metal Throughout||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Molded from Real Bones||✔||✔||✔||✔|
|Full Range of Motion||✔||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Designed in the USA||✔||✔||✔||✔|
Q & A
Q: Does this leg model move or bend?
A: Yes, the leg articulates at the hip, knee, and ankle. All toes are fully-articulated as well.
Q: What is the model made of?
A: This model is made of a high-quality PVC plastic cast from an original human skeleton.
Q: How are the different parts held together?
A: The hip and femur are held together with a soft, flexible bungee cord. The knee and ankle joints are held together with a high-quality metal bracket. The patella, toes and small bones of the foot are held together with metal wire.
Q: Can I order the left or right leg?
A: Yes. We offer both the left and right legs.
Q: Is this leg considered to be life-size?
A: Yes, this model is life-size. It measures at 36 inches long.
Q: What type of warranty does this model have?
A: All Axis Scientific Models come with a 3 year warranty.
Q: Can this model be disassembled?
A: No, this model is not meant to come apart.
Q: Will I be able to see the bony landmarks on this model?
A: Yes, the bony landmarks are visibile.
Q: Is there any numbering or labeling on the model?
A: No, there are no numbers or labels on this leg.
Q: What is the size of this leg model?
A: This model measures approximately 36 inches long. The foot specifically measures approximately 3 inches at the widest point, and 8.75 inches from the back of the heel to the tip of the big toe.
Medical Education, Patient Consultation, Medical Illustration
The detail in the bones is fantastic and the material it is made out of does not feel cheap at all. It is a running gag to bend the foot to make it look like a nasty injury. Thankfully it can bend right back in place.