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Customer Reviews | 86 reviews | 3.8 out of 5

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86 reviews | 3.8 out of 5

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86 reviews | 3.8 out of 5

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1-20 of 74 total reviews
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Carex 26 E-Z Grabber Aid
1/30/2017

Customer review by Hipman

2.0 stars 1/30/2017 by Hipman
by Hipman
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Does not work as well as I would prefer. Their is a Pick up Tongs that works much better. It is a older version but made better and works better.

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Hipman
Would recommend to a friend? No
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BEST grabber I have ever owned!
2/22/2014

Customer review by gretagirl1

5.0 stars 2/22/2014 by gretagirl1
by gretagirl1

I have 4 grabbers of varying lengths and strengths. This little grabber is by far the best one I have ever owned. I am a bilateral amputee and wheelchair bound. This sturdy grabber is just the right length for me to pick up dropped items and removing items from cabinets, freezer and refrigerator. I use it constantly throughout the day and can't picture my life without it.

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gretagirl1
Metairie LA
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:65 or older
Ownership:5 - 6 months
Gender:Female
Usage:Every day
Very useful product
4/18/2009

Customer review by ginav

5.0 stars 4/18/2009 by ginav
by ginav

My husband had hip surgery and this product is a life saver because it allows him the ability to do things for himself that I would have to do if he didn't have the grabber. He can put on his socks, take off his shoes, pick up things that he has dropped on the floor etc. He can also get things off shelves, drawers etc. It allows him immeasurable freedom during his recovery. Thank you for such a useful and helpful product!!!!!!

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ginav
Albany, Georgia
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:55 - 64
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Female
Usage:Every day
Awkward
2/4/2017

Customer review by KWinNJ

2.0 stars 2/4/2017 by KWinNJ
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I don't need the wrist support..makes it awkward to use..trouble with some objects like cans or jars..ok for others.

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KWinNJ
Would recommend to a friend? No
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It worked!
1/31/2017

Customer review by cheryl

5.0 stars 1/31/2017 by cheryl
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I bought this item for my mom and dad. They were both pleased with how it worked.

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cheryl
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
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Great for my Mom 89 yrs young!
8/28/2013

Customer review by hewhealthnut

5.0 stars 8/28/2013 by hewhealthnut
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Got this for my 89 yr old mother who only has use of left arm and has difficulty walking, standing and bending. She is smart enough to know not to overuse the only hand she has ~ by 'grabbing' too much, so she is using this grabber slowly, more and more each day ~ so far, so good. My husband and I practiced with it before/during our visit with my mom and found out how versatile it is ~ works just like it says. My husband is an engineer, and he said the design and function is great! Get one now!!!

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hewhealthnut
NH
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:55 - 64
Ownership:1 week or less
Gender:Female
Usage:Every day
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Good sturdy grabber.
1/28/2012

Customer review by Doran

5.0 stars 1/28/2012 by Doran
by Doran

I am not too happy with the wrist attachment and wish I could remove it. Since I do not need the attachment it makes the handle big and my hands are quite small.

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Doran
Rochester, NH
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:65 or older
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Female
Usage:Every day
Best grabber I have found!
2/18/2015

Customer review by abearwhocares

5.0 stars 2/18/2015 by abearwhocares
by abearwhocares
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I have tried several brands and lengths of grabbers and I have found these variety of length CAREX brand grabbers with the suction cup tips the best so far. They are a bit pricey and the rubber cup ends do sometimes come off! I solved that problem with a TINY drop of super glue in the screw hole opening when reattaching and another drop between the rubber and the metal holder-- no more loose cups! These grabbers are easy to use and fairly strong for picking up metal cans and small items with the rubber ends. The cups are 'slippery' so picking up papers/magazines can be awkward-- be patient. Be cautious in using this style to try and pull on socks-- you could easily cut fragile leg skin on the metal edges. A good choice if you can afford the higher cost as CAREX products seem very well built for lots of use. A good gift for anyone really as it is handy to get things in tight places too-- between a fridge and cabinet--under a bed- etc.

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abearwhocares
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
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Perfect for nearly every need
11/11/2013

Customer review by KevMan3

5.0 stars 11/11/2013 by KevMan3
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Used following back surgery for everything from picking up dropped pappers to helping dress myself. Absolutely perfect and the locking grip is a plus.

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KevMan3
Cleveland, OH
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:45 - 54
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Male
Usage:Every day
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Nice grabber
9/7/2016

Customer review by glenrdo

4.0 stars 9/7/2016 by glenrdo
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This is a nice grabber. The only thing that I don't like are the suction cups. They are made of a hard slippery plastic which makes it difficult to impossible to pick up some items. I have used an older version of this same grabber which had soft rubber suction cups and it picked things up much easier.

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glenrdo
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
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Good,efficient product!
6/28/2012

Customer review by MeTransplant

5.0 stars 6/28/2012 by MeTransplant
by MeTransplant

Just right for a short person like me! It locks in just about any position. Can turn the prongs to accommodate the type of job it is doing.My only quirk is the plastic wrist guard.Can do with out that.But,over all.A great product.Not a steal for the price.But,very satisfied with it.

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MeTransplant
High Point,NC
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:55 - 64
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Male
Usage:Every day
2/8/2013

Customer review by RTMac

2.0 stars 2/8/2013 by RTMac
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Was disappointed that 26 inches was shorter than I expected. I bought to replace one I had used for many years and did not think that there would be such a big difference in lenth. To antone buying I would recommend checking length.

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RTMac
Scottsdale, AZ
Would recommend to a friend? No
Age:65 or older
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Male
Usage:Every day
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7/28/2013

Customer review by MBLUVR

5.0 stars 7/28/2013 by MBLUVR
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This grabber/reaching aid is the best!!!! I cannot bend and am very short to reach items. This aid allows me to get to everything I need with no problem. Easy to use. Great value

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MBLUVR
MYRTLE BEACH, SC
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:55 - 64
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Female
Usage:Every day
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It's ok
11/4/2016

Customer review by 2heartsb1

4.0 stars 11/4/2016 by 2heartsb1
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Seems flimsy but so far it works well

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2heartsb1
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
4/13/2009

Customer review by Carolejean

1.0 stars 4/13/2009 by Carolejean
by Carolejean

returned product. It didn't turn 90 degrees as stated and it did not lock on item as stated. It was worthless to me.

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Carolejean
Hemet, CA.
Would recommend to a friend? No
Age:65 or older
Ownership:1 week or less
Gender:Female
Usage:Never
Great product
1/17/2014

Customer review by Joanne64

5.0 stars 1/17/2014 by Joanne64
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This grabber is much stronger and sturdier than the ones I have purchased in the past. Definitely worth the price. I recommend this grabber to everyone who is needing one.

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Joanne64
Alexandria, LA
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:65 or older
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Female
Usage:Every day
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very useful
12/6/2008

Customer review by muisje

5.0 stars 12/6/2008 by muisje
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Had eye surgery and could not bend down to pick up things.this saved my life .

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muisje
Big spring TX
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:55 - 64
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Female
Usage:Every day
1/4/2013

Customer review by husky05

4.0 stars 1/4/2013 by husky05
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works great for short distances which is what I wanted

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husky05
Greentown, Indiana
Would recommend to a friend? Yes
Age:65 or older
Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
Gender:Male
Usage:Every day
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doesn't do what's expected
11/30/2013

Customer review by grandmaluvsu2

2.0 stars 11/30/2013 by grandmaluvsu2
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The lock doesn't unlock

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grandmaluvsu2
L A CA
Would recommend to a friend? No
Age:55 - 64
Ownership:1 week or less
Gender:Female
Usage:Every day
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Waste of money
9/18/2016

Customer review by Tommy

1.0 stars 9/18/2016 by Tommy
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Extremely hard if at all to pick anything up. Hard plastic suction cups are useless . Not as described hard to squeeze. I wouldn't order. Way way way over priced. Several people have tried using this it's junk plain and simple!

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Tommy
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