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Sabrina on the Job: Speciality Brace & Limb

Sabrina spent the day at Speciality Brace & Limb. She learned a lot about prosthetics and met a lot of great people.

If you ever are need of a prothetics, check them out at http://www.prosthetistrob.com and http://specialtybrace.com/.

The Academy of Ability is a great school. They help kids with Cerebal Palsy or similar disorders to learn life skills to make them more independent. Visit their website at http://www.academyofability.org.

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    Speciality Brace & Limb in Orlando - they do great things there.
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    Some of the prosthetics they make.
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    Sabrina getting ready for her Cat Mask
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    The mold being applied
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    And taking it off
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    Some of the molds for the prosthetics.
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    Chris finishing the mold for the mask.
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    Chris finishing the mold for the mask.
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    Chris finishing the mold for the mask.
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    There's the mold of Sabrina's face
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    Sabrina's face in kitty litter.
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    Mixing up the ingredients to fill the mold
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    Mixing up the ingredients to fill the mold
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    Mixing up the ingredients to fill the mold
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    Filling the mold
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    Infrared oven
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    All the tools
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    More tools
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    They can put any pattern on a prothetic you could want. Here's some designs they use to transfer on to the legs.
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    This is Grady, he lost his leg in his 20s in hitchhiking accident.
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    Grady's prosthetic is a vacuum suspension type.
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    Sabrina makes a mold of Grady's leg
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    Sabrina makes a mold of Grady's leg
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    Sabrina makes a mold of Grady's leg
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    Sabrina makes a mold of Grady's leg
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    Sabrina makes a mold of Grady's leg
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    Sabrina makes a mold of Grady's leg
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    The mold is done!
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    Back to the cat mask, the mold is done!
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    Back to the cat mask, the mold is done!
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    Sabrina's Face
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    Now to cut off the top to put the cat ears on.
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    Now to cut off the top to put the cat ears on.
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    Nina has Spina Bifida and is getting leg braces
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    She is an awesome little girl!
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    Sabrina helps shape Nina's leg brace.
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    Sabrina helps shape Nina's leg brace.
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    Nina's new leg braces!
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    We went to The Academy of Ability. They teach their students life skills to help them be as independent as possible.
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    Abby is getting a brace fitted his legs.
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    The brace will help keep his feet and legs straight.
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    Sabrina helps make the fiberglass mold.
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    Sabrina helps make the fiberglass mold.
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    Josh is a huge REAL Radio fan! He knew who Sabrina was when we got there!
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    Robert, Rob, Sabrina and Chris!
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    The plastic for Sabrina's cat mask
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    The cat mask mold
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    Applying the plastic
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    Applying the plastic
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    Applying the plastic
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    Applying the plastic
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    Cutting the mask out, Michelle makes it looks so easy.
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    Almost done!
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    Applying the resin to the News Junkie leg
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    The resin will set the graphic to the leg.
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    Applying the resin
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    Applying the resin
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    Applying the resin
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    Applying the resin
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    Can't wait for the finished product!
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    Cutting the eyes out.
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    A gift from Michelle.