Thermal mug

Thermal mug with large handle suitable for persons with impaired grip and loss of sensation.

Two thermal mugs with large plastic handle
Two thermal mugs with large plastic handle

Description
Various models of thermal mugs with large handles are available in the market. Some are narrower at the bottom and intended for use in a boat or car.

Users comments
The user becomes spastic when his hands get too warm, so the thermal mugs are perfect for him. They are also non-breakable. Mugs that are narrower at the bottom are not stable enough.

Paid for by
The user

Whose idea
The user

Editors comments
For persons having difficulties keeping a cup steady while drinking, there is an alternative, a cup with a rotatable handel, se www.handsteady.com (last checked May 2017).

This tip is from 2005

Thermal mug with large handle (close-up)



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Bänkskåp med lådor
Counter cabinet with drawers
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Easy sliding drawers at the right height are conveniently accessible and appropriate for wheelchair users
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Cabinet with easy sliding drawers with safety stop to prevent drawers from sliding out completely. Drawer contents are easy to view and to access.
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Counter cabinet with sliding drawer, open
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Thermal mug with large handle (close-up)

##62## ( published:True )

Descriptive title ##:
Bänkskåp med lådor
Counter cabinet with drawers
Summary ##:
Easy sliding drawers at the right height are conveniently accessible and appropriate for wheelchair users
Description ##:
Cabinet with easy sliding drawers with safety stop to prevent drawers from sliding out completely. Drawer contents are easy to view and to access.
Manufacturer ##:
Purchased from ##:
Whose idea ##:
User's comments ##:
Editor's comments ##:
Other comments ##:
Image 1 description ##:
Counter cabinet with sliding drawer, open
Image 2 description ##:

Tipsare: Anonym 1

The person lives together with his wife and an child in a house. He is working part time. He was injured in 1975 and has a high tetraplegia (C5). Through hand surgery his grip function improved in both hands. He has personal assistance 7 hours a day.