Hammock Sling - Dosec®

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Although this product is cut to provide multi-application, our alternative hammock sling is particularly useful for amputee patients. This item can also be cut as a special product to allow toiling procedures as required. Manufactured from a variety of high grade materials and sizes to meet variable patient demographics. Pine is also available with a differing loop webbing selection or alternatively either of our patented Cloop® or Dosec® designs. A multitude of heights can be achieved whilst ensuring transfer security throughout the complete lifting procedure.
> Available with or without a head section.
> Available with or without a toilet aperture.

Suitable for amputees
Specialist pattern design
Provides total security and stability
Patented Dosec® clip
“Supersoft”, breathable and padded for complete comfort
Black spacer fabric available as standard
Adjustable for multi-patient - Hoist application.
Cloop® or Sloop® clip or loop attachment
Loler compliant - does not wash out at high temperatures
Embroidered weight & serial number label
Paediatric (4 - 6 Years)
> 200 Kg / 32 Stone
Paediatric (6 - 10 Years)
> 200 Kg / 32 Stone
Paediatric (10 - 14 Years)
> 200 Kg / 32 Stone
> 200 Kg / 32 Stone
> 200 Kg / 32 Stone
> 200 Kg / 32 Stone
X Large
> 200 Kg / 32 Stone
XX Large
> 300 Kg / 48 Stone
XXX Large
> 300 Kg / 48 Stone

NB: The Pine sling selection is compatible for use with most mobile hoist and ceiling track products.

Bespoke / Made to measure service available.

Sling Fabric Selection

Mackworth Healthcare Limited have a variety of durable, flame retardant fabrics available to meet varying “patient specific” requirements. A selection of 100% polyester and cotton materials, ensures that there is no distortion arising from differing shrinkage in laundering, whilst complying with current fire regulations. The webbing used by Mackworth has a breaking strain of over one ton, and does not tangle or "corkscrew" during the cleaning process. All materials are repeatedly launderable up to 85 degrees, ensuring enhanced longevity.

Polyester Solid

A smooth knitted polyester fabric of a solid consistency for multi disciplinary use.

Polyester Mesh

A versatile, breathable and durable polyester mesh.

(Aqua Marine Blue)

A smooth, lightweight, low friction, woven polyester fabric. Ideal for wet room and bathing applications.

Supersoft Spacer

A “supersoft” breathable, stretch capable fabric, which is also padded for comfort during longer periods of transfer.


A padded and quilted polyester fabric which enhances patient comfort.

Accessories & Fixings...

Sling Extension Pieces - Sloop®

A variety of extension straps or Sloop® fittings are available to increase the length and design as required.

Dosec® Clip & Dosec® Convertors

The patented Dosec® Clip technology provides security and stability during lift procedures. This product is compatible with most hoist clip systems. Sets of Dosec® clip convertors (as shown) can also be used on standard loop slings, thus encouraging compatibility of both clip and loop hoist systems via your existing loop sling.


A variety of high quality belt systems and fabrics are available.

Cloop(R) - Dual Clip and Loop Fitting.

Cloop® is a registered trademark belonging to Mackworth Healthcare Ltd ®, being a combination of Dosec® Clip and Sloop® (loop fitting) technology, which is manufactured onto a single sling. This provides the unique ability to use on various hoists with clip and loop attachments.

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Mackworth is a trading name of Prism UK Medical Ltd, a company registered in England and Wales. No. 04992349 Registered Office: Unit 4, Jubilee Business Park, Jubilee Way, Grange Moor, Wakefield WF4 4TD. VAT Reg. No. 845 6079 03