Q: What is the pelvis model made from?
A: The pelvis is made from a high-quality German PVC plastic.
Q: Is the model flexible?
A: Yes, the sacrum and coccyx are attached to the hips with flexible bungee cord, giving users deeper access to study the skeletal structure of the female pelvis. The femur heads are also fully functional, and are removable as well.
Q: Are there other products that I should get with this model?
A: This model pairs well with an anatomical chart, such as our collection of hip charts:
Hip And Knee Anatomical Chart
Stretching for Hip, Knee and Ankle Laminated Fitness Poster
The Lower Extremity Laminated Anatomy Chart
Joints Of The Lower Extremities Anatomical Chart
Hip and Hip Joint Laminated Anatomy Chart
Muscles of Buttock, Hip and Pelvis Laminated Anatomy Chart
Anatomy And Injuries Of The Hip Anatomical Chart
Q: What type of warranty comes with this model?
A: All Rudiger models come with a 5 year warranty.
Q: I like this model, but does Rudiger make a full spine model as well?
A: Yes, we also carry the Rudiger Flexible Spine Model.
Q: Is this model considered life size?
A: Yes, this model is life size. The dimensions are 10.25 x 9.8 x 9.8 inches.
Q: Does this model allow you to demonstrate nutation and counternutation?
A: Yes, the flexible bungees that hold the hips and sacrum together make the demonstration of nutation and counternutation incredibly easy. This is a great model for demonstrating the changes the female pelvis undergoes in preparation, during, and after childbirth.