There are many types of
seats that are available that fit differently.
We select a seat that would be for your weight and size from the
information that comes from your measurement form. How you're going to
use the Legsim is another consideration.
A person who wants the device for short time use
“going to the rest room at night” would want a seat that
would be easy to mount, typically a narrow back.
For a person who will use the Legsim for longer periods
of time, such as a person who suffers from neuromas and has a problem
wearing their prosthesis all day, a wider soft gel seat would be a
Hip disarticulations often do better with a split seat
where the residual femur does not have excessive pressure on it. The
gel seat cover can be hollowed out or compressed to achieve a more
comfortable custom fit.
Seat Photos and Descriptions
Comfort gel seat | Woman's split seat|
Men's/Women's split seat | Men's/Women's split seat
Comfort gel seat
Comfort gel seat midsize Women & Men; fairly easy to mount. Good for short or longer time usage.
Woman's split seat
Woman's split seat, slightly larger in size, firm but comfortable. This seat type is the most popular.
Compressed gel seat
Compressed gel seat before seat cover is added.
Men's/Women's split seat
Men's/Women's split seat with a seat cover for hip disarticulations.