Aquacast Waterproof Cast Liner for a short leg cast Aquacast is the original waterproof cast liner. It was originally invented by Gore the makers of Gor-tex cast liner. The materiel often used in ski coats.
It was originally called Gore Procel. This waterproof cast material has stood the test of time becoming a favorite among many of our doctors.
A broken ankle or foot can already be tough on it own, but to now have to deal with a dirty smelly cast on top of your injury. Which is why it is best to insist that your doctors let you get a waterproof cast for your broken bones.
Now you will be able to shower, bathe, and even swim in a cast. If you need a long leg cast LLC, simply double the order of the short leg cast!
* If you need a LONG LEG CAST (LLC), SIMPLY Double your order above QTY (2)
Your waterproof cast will be made up of two components.
1. Waterproof Padding (your kit comes with this)
2. Fiberglass casting tape (This is an add on for x-tra $$)
Step#1 Choose the correct size padding for your waterproof cast kit. (Soft under cast padding)
AquaCast Waterproof Cast Padding is White in color as seen in picture.
Pediatric (Infant - 5yrs) - 1 roll 3" AquaCast- 1ft-SawStop
Child (6 yrs - 10yrs) - 1 roll 3" &1 roll 2" AquaCast- 1ft-SawStop
Teen (11yrs - 15yrs) 3 rolls 3" AquaCast- 2ft SawStop
Female Adult (16yrs and up) 1 roll 4" AquaCast & 2 rolls 3" AquaCast- 2ft SawStop
Adult Male (16yrs and up) 3 rolls 4" AquaCast- 2ft SawStop
* if your child is above average size, move to the next higher level. You can always trim less to make the correct fit, but you want to make sure you have enough to do the cast.
**Also, some patients want to add extra rolls to their cast to make it thicker. They may want to have a thicker cast or may feel they need more.
NEED AN EXTRA ROLL FOR YOUR KIT?
You can order an extra roll of AquaCast Waterproof Padding by clicking the roll below:
|Step#2.(EXTRA CHARGE ADD ON) Fiberglass Cast Tape to the Order (hard outer shell)|
OrthoTape brand fiberglass casting tape is specially designed for salt
or chlorine water types and will keep its color longer than any other
brand of casting tape.
Add this to your order and remember to choose a color of tape and choose size based upon the patient age.
Pediatric (Infant - 4yrs) - Come with 1-3" Roll and 2-2" rolls of casting tape.
Child (5 yrs - 10yrs) - Come with 3-3" Rolls and 1- 2" roll of casting tape.
Teen (11yrs - 15yrs) - Come with 1-4" Roll and 3- 3" rolls of casting tape.
Female Adult (16yrs&up) Come with 2-4" Roll and 2- 3" rolls of casting tape.
Adult Male (16yrs&up) Come with 2-4" Roll and 2- 3" rolls of casting tape.
It is important to insist on a waterproof cast.
We have 1000's of doctors who apply waterproof casts each year.
100% Satisfaction guarantee. If for any reason the product fails you. We just require that you provide photographic proof of failure. Please do not throw away the product. Simply snap a photo of the issue and we will either replace or refund you for any issues. Please note that cast cracking is a result of the application process. The cast technician must reinforce certain heavily used areas with multiple layers to prevent any cast cracks. If for some reason your cast does crack. You can simply apply a new roll over top to repair it.
Frequently asked and answered questions:
1. Do I need to add casting tape to the order? What is the color choice for?
Our OrthoTape brand fiberglass casting tape is specially designed for salt or chlorine water types and will keep its color longer than any other brand of casting tape.
Add this to your order and remember to choose a color of tape and choose size based upon the patient ag2. Do I need to be a doctor to purchase this item? No, we are happy to sell this to those doing self-help or patients taking this to their doctor. It's always good to insist on your rights as a patient and tell your doctor what you want. Let them know you want a waterproof cast for your medical care. This way they know your wishes up front. There are many medical opinions out there. Many of our doctors even send patients to us.
3. How fast does the cast dry and can salt water or chlorine affect the cast? It will take about 20-30 minutes for the cast to fully dry. You can get it to dry faster by using a hair dryer set on low or by using our cast cooler. We recommend that you wash the cast with fresh water after swimming in salt or chlorine water. This will extend the life of your cast.
*This product should be applied by a trained medical professional or for educational training. Always consult a doctor prior to use.