[AI] Walking stick with some difference

akhilesh akhil.akhil29 at gmail.com
Sun Sep 9 20:15:29 EDT 2007


hello atul, many many thanks from me as well for himalayan expidition.
good luck!!!
akhilesh.

On 9/9/07, firoz <firojjee at gmail.com> wrote:
> oh wov great best of luck
> i also done some basic rock climbing and trecking camps but could not get
> chanse to himalayas
> best of luck
> firoz
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Atul Ranjan Sahay" <arsahay at accessindia.org.in>
> To: <accessindia at accessindia.org.in>
> Sent: Saturday, September 08, 2007 10:36 AM
> Subject: [AI] Walking stick with some difference
>
>
> > Friends,
> >
> > A week back, I saw an advertisement from www.homeshop18.com about this
> > walking stick basically meant for the elderly persons. Out of curiosity
> > and also because my old age is not too far, I ordered for one. Yesterday,
> > I received the product. It's very strong with a good grip and can be
> > broken into pieces. It has a torch built in the grip and a small button
> > which makes the grip vibrate and massage the palm. My common sense says
> > that this massage should help us keep our palm and fingers in good shape
> > and counter the bad impact of using keyboard for long hours which many of
> > you discussed a few weeks back. A part of the grip can be unlocked and
> > rotated to work as hand charger for supporting the torch and the massager.
> > This stick is also adjustable in length by about 1 to 4 inches. However
> > the tip of the stick is made of rubber and so it may not work as a good
> > mobility device for those who use white cane for walking on the road and
> > for differentiating between different type of surfaces. As I use white
> > cane for limited durations and in known/predictable areas, I am fine with
> > the hard rubber tip.
> >
> > I am going to use this cane during my forthcoming expedition to Aid
> > Kailash (16500 ft. above sea level) from September 14-30 along with Ms.
> > Bachendri Pal, the first Indian lady to climb The Everest. I will not have
> > to carry a torch with additional cells as required from all participants
> > and the strong rubber tip should also prove to be an advantage in the
> > mountain where in any case I will be a part of 24 member team. The
> > massager should also come handy during tough times.
> >
> > This stick costs INR. 2000 and as mentioned earlier, is available from
> > www.homeshop18.com
> >
> > Atul.
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