Bummer. It sucks when something works and you can't find a replacement. I
am having the same problem with some of my vent circuit parts. Some of the
old parts work better for me but I can't find replacements.
On Thu, Feb 22, 2018 at 7:15 PM, Jeffrey Gaede <jsga...@yahoo.com> wrote:
> Yeah, those don't work for me, Jim. Every time I've searched for sip and
> puff mouthpieces, that's what I find and usually that's all I find. I'm
> sure they are out there somewhere but who knows what they were originally
> used for.
> *From:* Jim Lubin <jlu...@eskimo.com>
> *To:* Jeffrey Gaede <jsga...@yahoo.com>
> *Cc:* Quad-list Post <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> *Sent:* Thursday, February 22, 2018 7:03 PM
> *Subject:* [QUAD-L] Re: Mouthpiece Search
> I think it got rejected by the list with the photo attached.
> I've been using these dental "saliva ejectors" with my sip and puff. They
> are a flexible tube about 5" long with wire embedded so it keeps the shape
> when you bend it.
> On Thu, Feb 22, 2018 at 6:32 PM, Jeffrey Gaede <jsga...@yahoo.com> wrote:
> Hello, Folks. I was wondering if you might help searched for something. I
> have a sip and puff controlled wheelchair and back around 2005 I had the
> perfect mouthpieces for this chair. A few years ago I got down to the last
> mouthpiece and went online to order more, only I couldn't find the same
> thing. I've searched a number of times the past couple years and can't come
> up with anything close. It's possible that these were never designed to be
> sip and puff wheelchair mouthpieces, but I'd be more than grateful if
> someone could locate them for me. They are "L-shaped", made of a very
> sturdy plastic composite, giving them a little flex but you couldn't clamp
> it closed with the tightest bite, and there is a "doughnut" molded into one
> end. The attached picture is of the last one I had. It's a little warped
> because someone tried to wash it in a dishwasher, but it would normally be
> about 5" long, again, L-shaped, and has a doughnut molded onto one end.
> Thanks for any help… Jeff