Works well as a dressing aid. Magnetic tip improves performance. Metal stud can be used to hook clothing or bags. Plastic clip attaches to walkers, wheelchairs and canes. 10 lb. maximum capacity.
Not ideal for picking up small, flat objects (coins, magazines, etc.). Lightweight construction is not meant for heavy duty use.
Thick rubber grips. allows it to perform delicate tasks. Provides good feedback on grip strength. Rotating grip for different grabbing needs. Steel cable mechanism with a 5 lb. weight limit. Rust-proof aluminum shaft. Ergonomic handle.
Does not lock on objects. Reach is shorter than promoted. Becomes misaligned under heavier load.
Generous 36" extension. Magnetic tip and rubber grips improve security. Grips heavy or bulky items securely. Ergonomically designed trigger – not a pistol grip. Indoor/outdoor use.
Head does not rotate. Hard rubber tips can lose grip. Heavy and requires significant wrist strength in certain positions.
Head rotates 90 degrees. Ribbed rubberized tips grip objects securely. Internal mechanism uses metal cable, not nylon or cotton rope. 5 lb. weight limit. Ergonomic grip does not require much hand strength.
Tendency to snap between head and handle. Jaw opening is only 3 1/2" wide, which limits usefulness.
Works well as a dressing aid. Silicone rubber grips. Head rotates 90 degrees. Picks up flat objects easily. Lightweight but sturdy aluminum shaft. 32" extension range.
Some larger objects difficult to pick up. Jaws do not lock in place. Limited weight capacity.
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