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Key Features

High medial trimline
covers the navicular to protect from rubbing
Bottom plastic base
with diagonal forefoot trimline to facilitate natural push-off
Full heel cup
for stabilization
Built-in arch padding
gives additional internal support
Plantar surface
supports good alignment with soft, resilient contours
Foam liner
comfortable and very flexible
Flattened toe shelf
can be trimmed to fine-tune fit
Prefabricated; Available in a wide range of pediatric and adult sizes
Widths: Wide and Narrow; Sizes: 4.00 - 12.25 in. (0.25 inch increments)

Indications

For patients who exhibit moderate pronation and have a fully correctable foot position. The patient's medial arch is reduced, forefoot is moderately abducted, and heel is everted.

For patients who may benefit from the sensory feedback that a contoured shoe insert can provide.

Product video | Cricket® and Chipmunk®

This product video looks at the features of both the Cricket® and the Chipmunk® UCBL style shoe inserts.

Product video | Cricket® and Chipmunk®

Before & After: Moderate Low Tone Pronation | Chipmunk

This patient is wearing a UCBL-style shoe insert, the Fast Fit Chipmunk, to help control moderate low tone pronation. The Chipmunk is ortho-engineered to control moderate pronation of the pediatric foot with an optimal amount of support and comfort. This low-profile solution features a unique, integrated two-part system, combining internal alignment from molded foam contours with the stability of a flat external base.

Before & After: Moderate Low Tone Pronation | Chipmunk

Brace design | Introduction to Fast Fit®

Don Buethorn, CPO/Cascade Dafo owner, narrates this quick introduction to Cascade Dafo's Fast Fit orthoses. The Fast Fit line includes affordable pre-fabricated shoe inserts and above-ankle orthoses -- no casting required. For more information, visit Cascade's website and take the free online course: Fast Fit Solutions.

Brace design | Introduction to Fast Fit®