A Wrinkle Prevention Lamination Tip for Below the Knee Or Above the Knee Prosthesis

Have you ever been stringing your  lamination and one of your fabrics in the layup wrinkles?  This is a great tip to prevent that from happening again.  The trick to this tip is to pull your finishing stocking down around the base of the mold, twist it, and then reflect it back up to the top of the mold.  The theory is now you have tension on the nylon going in both the up and down direction.  You can now string the lamination both ways without fearing that you will get a wrinkle in your lamination.  Here is a video of the process.

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