More often than not, due to the delay and lack of adequate care of the socket , a ready fitting of the artificial eye is impossible.
The hip socket will be hollowed out to make a shallow cup and an artificial socket will be placed into it.
Now the Bobby Van teams will advise on fire safety, suggesting that too many electrical devices plugged into the one socket is not a good idea and making sure that smoke alarms are fitted and working.
Unlike conventional electrical appliances, which are simply plugged into a wall socket , computers and their peripherals are connected by any number of lines.
Do not attempt to plug a generator into an electric socket in a wall.
My prosthetist, Ian, bulked up the inside of the socket of the artificial leg with a liner, which has made for a much tighter and snugger fit.
At the inquest, local electrician Thomas Durkin revealed that there was no leaked earth or circuit breaker in the connection to a plug socket in a neighbouring house.
The result was an exact plaster mould of my stump, which Ian will use to make the socket onto which my artificial leg will be attached.
Robinson's next patent, also with Draper and Lord, was for a method of attaching a knob to the socket by turning over the edge of the socket to grasp the bottom of the knob.