Asterisk Introduces the UltraCell™ Knee Protection System

October 24, 2011 12:00pm

Lake Forest, CA - Asterisk is pleased to announce the introduction of the UltraCell™ Knee Protection System. The UltraCell™ is built on 10+ years of time-tested and proven designs of the original Cell® Knee Protection System. Those original concepts have been refined, improved, and entirely reengineered to create the UltraCell™. The UltraCell™ is, as its predecessor, completely customizable to the leg while remaining extremely rigid.

Asterisk is also proud to announce a brand partnership with Boa® Technology. The award-winning Boa® Closure System is, in our opinion, simply the best system available today. Boa® Technology has a ten-year, proven track record in a variety of action sports and other industries.  With their simple, yet powerfully effective method of closure, it was a natural fit to use the Boa® reels and closure components on our Dual-Independent Securement System. Securing the UltraCell™ to the leg has never been easier.

The features and benefits are too many to list, but can be found at www.asterisk.com.

The UltraCell™ is distributed exclusively through WPS and can be purchased through an Asterisk authorized dealership, as well as online directly at www.asterisk.com.

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The Ultra Cell™ Knee Protection System is without question the most technologically-advanced Knee Protection System available. Several patented revolutionary design concepts come together in unison to create this System. The A.R.C. Cuff's ability to be totally adjustable for fit, yet remain rigid, along with a superior fastening design in partnership with Boa® Technologies, a natural free-motion, rolling-gliding hinge, tibial plateau-capturing frame design, brace-to-boot tether attachment, and a full time-full coverage patella cup, sets this knee brace decades ahead of all the rest.
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Ultra CELL™
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A.C.M. FRAME

  • Anatomically correct design
  • Carbon fiber epoxy Matrix
  • Rigid & lightweight, impact distributing structure

ASYMMETRI-GLIDE HINGE

  • Tracks the natural “rolling-gliding” motion of the knee joint
  • Asymmetrical design allows each hinge to set properly
  • Allows for automatic tibia alignment of lower frame
  • Adjustable ext. regulator from 0º to 30º
  • Condyle shims for fine tuning fit

A.R.C. CUFF

  • Adjustable Retention Control
  • Multiform rigid lateral support
  • Built in Anti-Rotation connection
  • Stainless steel retention strips
  • Inverted adjustment increases lateral rigidity
  • Thermo-Formed EV50 shock absorbent foam padding

ANTI-ROTATION TETHER

  • Links the brace to the boot, making them as one
  • Transfers forces of a lower leg rotation
  • Adjustable to suit each individual

DUAL-INDEPENDENT SECUREMENT SYSTEM

  • Medial Macro-Adjustment
  • Superior security to strapping
  • Boa® closure system provides smooth even closure and no pressure points
  • Quick release tabs

TELE-TRI PATELLA CUP

  • Telescoping Three piece design
  • Easily removable
  • High impact Nylon 6 material
  • Full range of motion coverage of the knee cap
  • Thermo-Formed EV50 shock absorbent foam padding

WATER RESISTANT

  • Non-corrosive metals
  • Non-corrosive composites
  • Hand washable soft materials