Saturday, July 31, 2010

The XT9 Prosthetic Knee

I did some more searching for amputee snowboarders. Their return to snowboarding was made possible by a prosthetic knee developed by SymBiotechs called the XT9. It is a knee prostheses that mimics the functions of the quadriceps in high activity sports.

Check out this video of a marine who lost his leg due to an IED in Iraq. This guy can shred.


  1. There might be another way. Check out this link

  2. i could use this right now. do rabbit ankles work in humans?