The low-profile Z-12 has a prefabricated magnesium frame and is for patients requiring support and stability following ligament injuries.
Pre-fabricated braces come in colour black. Custom available in a range of colours.
Please note this is a special order item and will require 7-10 business days to ship out.
Sizes: xs, s, m, l, xl, xxl
Weighing in at 14 oz (.4 kg), our Z-12 brace is one of the lightest on the market. The low-profile Z-12 has a prefabricated magnesium frame and is for patients requiring support and stability following ligament injuries. The Z-12 is not recommended for contact sports
Athletic Brace Style:
The thigh sizing is one size larger then the calf sizing. Ex: when the thigh is a size Large, the Calf would be a size Medium to allow for a better fit for individuals with larger thighs.
Uses D-Rings instead of over-center buckles to fasten the straps to the brace, and hi-activity pads instead of everyday pads.
Combined Instability (PCL/CI):
Standard Strapping with additional strap for PCL protection.
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- iWalk 3.0 - 5 day return policy
- Compression socks/stockings - 5 day return policy
- DRYPro Products - 5 day return policy
- Rigid ankle / Foot immobilizers - 5 day return policy
- Shoulder immobilizers / slings - 5 day return policy
- Barefoot Science Products - 5 day return policy
- Post-operative braces and shoes - 5 day return policy
- Bone Growth Stimulators - non-returnable
- Cold Therapy products - non-returnable
- COMPEX TENS, FIXX, AYRE and Like Units/Accessories - non-returnable
- Custom braces - non-returnable
- Custom ordered compression socks/stockings - non-returnable
- DRYPro Cast Relief - non-returnable
- ComfiHips - non-returnable
- Hernia Brief/Boxer Products - non-returnable
- Theratherm Moist Heat Pads - non-returnable
- Muscle Aid and COMPEX Tape - non-returnable
- Compression Sock Accessories - non-returnable
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Common Examples of Use
- Knee ligament injuries / deficiencies
- Meniscal instabilities
- Pivoting gastroc strap design helps minimize brace migration
- Quick-release buckles ease application
- Low-profile and lightweight
- Sport model available with Hi activity pads and D-rings
- Hi activity pads feature an extra-grip material to assist in fit and suspension for impact activities