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Re: reply summary – molded leather fabricator

Ted Trower

Appearantly I never summarized this question’s responses.

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Sent: Thursday, August 18, 2011 01:48 PM
To: ‘Ted Trower’
Subject: Re: [OANDP-L] molded leather fabricator

Ted -Did you ever get an answer to your question about the molded leatherfabricator? I’m very interested in finding out more about moldedleather and would very much appreciate it if you were willing toforward to me or speak to me about any information that you foundabout the technique.Thanks very much for any help that you can provide.


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Doug orthopaedic fabricators Sacramento
Keren Dar


Have you tried O&P1 in waterloo, Iowa? I gather this would be the closest location to you. 800-408-3598.
Owned by dennis clark, who is associated with lots, such as OPGA, etc
Donnie Priest


Ed Grace at Grace Prosthetics has always done a very good job for me.

Ronnie N. Graves BOCPO, CO, LPO, RTP


Please feel free to give me a call @ O & P 1.


Brad Mattear M.A., CFo
General Manager


I would highly recommend Prosthetic Plus, LLC out of Marshfield WI. They do
great work very reasonable and quick turn around time. Toll free
Northern Orthotics & Prosthetics


Hope all is well.
Of course we do a lot of leather work including very nice molded thigh lacers at Fillauer. We still even get the occasional request for a molded leather socket.
I would be glad answer any questions you may have as well.


Jack Richmond
The Fillauer Companies


Contact BPM Fabrications in Asheville,NC…
They are good!
chris huffstetler


Call Gordie Gardener at the Limb Shed at 517-543-2737 or 517-449-8615. See if he does them. He did a leather thigh lacer for me last year and did a great job.
Jeff Ropp


I know a guy that is good and close to you to boot? I believe he can do what you need. Please tell him I referred you if ya don?t mind J.
The Co. is ALJ Fabrication and Butch is the owner..Ph is 651-324-4811. He does really good work according to everyone I?ve referred him too..
Best of Luck,
John BullDog Bilotta


I have used Fillauer in the past with good results


Bracemasters Wisconsin
Kevin Hines


Don’t know for sure if Bob does these, but does great work on leather ankle
gauntlets. Give him a call at Diamond Fab in Milwaukee 866-460-2100
Gil Gulbrandson CO


PRO-FAB Technology – Larry Malec in Leslie; 589.5160



See if Pel is still doing those; or Fillauer may still do them.
Richard Feldman


I highly recommend AOPS (Advanced O&P Solutions) in Chicago/Hickory Hills IL
Dan Irlbeck


Gordy Gardner – The Limb Shed, in Charlotte MI. He Is the BEST Leather Fabricator I know.

Stephen V. Marfia BOCPO CP CTP


OTS Corp. Does a nice job with leather. They have many experienced technicians qualified to fabricate a leather orthoses
Josh Dillingham


I have a local guy in Tacoma who worked for NW Prosthetics for 30 years and does custom leather stuff either from cast or measurements. Lacers, ankles wrists, KAFOs, etc. He really is great and has his own business now. Small fab business including leather and metal fabrication, Arizona, etc. He’d love the business.

Fred Folk
Apex Custom O and P Works
5312 N Court Street
Ruston, WA 98407-3103
253 223 1840
[email protected]

All the best to you and yours
Karl Entenmann


Molded leather thigh lacr, for prosthetic corset application try Grace
Prosthetics, 800 940legs.
Carey Glass CPO,FAAOP

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