Prosthetic foot – 1C50 Taleo
Benefits at a glance
Smooth rollover for effortless walking
The Taleo's seamless rollover from heel strike to toe off offers you effortless and comfortable walking without dead spots. It lets you move smoothly when changing your direction and walking speed.
Energy efficient walking for less fatigue at the end of the day
Spending the entire day on your feet isn’t a problem anymore. Taleo offers you the right amount of energy for every step. So you’ll also have more energy to cover longer distances or walk at varying speeds.
Freely navigate uneven terrain with comfort
The Taleo prosthetic foot adapts in real-time to varying terrain conditions. You can move freely and comfortably on uneven or rolling terrain - no matter if you are at home or out on grassy areas, forest paths or rocky terrain.
Salt water isn't off limits
Salt and fresh water alike are no problem for the Taleo. Plus, water runoff channels on the connection adapter and openings in the sole of the foot let the water drain away – so you can enjoy your hobbies without thinking twice.
Walking comfortably with bare feet
Do you prefer to take your shoes off when you’re at home? The Taleo carbon foot lets you comfortably walk barefoot for short periods indoors.
On the go with sandals and a natural look
The Taleo has an abducted big toe so you can easily wear thong sandals on warm days or at the swimming pool. Its slim shape makes it easy for your prosthetist to provide you with a cosmetic fitting – for a natural look.
The Taleo carbon foot lets you walk smoothly, so you have more energy when you’re on the go! Its balanced combination of dynamism and flexibility plus adjustable heel stiffness that can result in greater freedom of movement. To try it yourself, just speak to your prosthetist.
The Taleo prosthetic foot is suitable for active users (K3) weighing up to 330 lbs. Both above knee and below knee amputees can benefit from the flexible prosthetic foot.
The Taleo prosthetic foot is primarily designed to provide support for your everyday activities, however, it can also be used occassionally for light sports activities such as bowling or golf.
Yes, the Taleo prosthetic foot is waterproof and can be worn in salt or fresh water. In addition to water-resistant material, the carbon foot also has a water runoff contour and openings in the sole of the foot that let water drain away from the prosthesis. In order to maintain the functionality of the foot, it is essential to clean it as instructed after using it in water.
The prosthetic foot is available in a range of sizes from 22 to 29 cm. Your prosthetist selects the Taleo for you based on your foot size and body weight.
No, the Taleo can be integrated into either a new or an existing modular prosthesis, provided it has sufficient structural height.
No, the Taleo is delivered with a footshell that is based on the shape of a natural foot and is therefore compatible with all common types of shoes. Plus, a slim and a normal footshell are available in most foot sizes to match your natural foot as closely as possible. The abducted big toe on the footshell even makes it possible to wear thong sandals and walk barefoot for brief periods indoors.