[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]
  [Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]

Re: [IP] Paradigm - waterproof

There is no pump that is waterproof only water-resistant because there 
are two chambers that open, Battery and resivor chamber. My paradigm has 
works fine in water from an 1 hour in a lap pool to 6 hours floating in 
the lake.

Dont worry, be happy and jump in the lake!


email @ redacted wrote:

>In a message dated 8/28/02 9:23:46 AM Central Daylight Time, 
>email @ redacted writes:
>>I started on the Paradigm last month and called them for specific answers to 
>>  questions on how waterproof it is since I spend a fair amount of time in 
>>the  pool.  I was told that it has recently been tested and found to be  
>>waterproof up to 8 feet for 24 hours. The material sent with the pump was  
>>outdated but that is what the help line representative told me.
>I find it curious that they changed it from 30 minutes to 24 hours after they 
>received their FDA rating and their website says *water resistant* not 
>*waterproof*.....seems like a different story with each person at Minimed. I 
>would think they would want to give a universal answer to so important a 
>Beverly, Mom to Mary, NINE!!, dx'd 9/97, pumping with Animas and Nick, who is 
>now ten!
><A HREF="http://www.parsonwhitestudios.com/">http://www.parsonwhitestudios.com/</A> 
>for HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe, contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org
>send a DONATION http://www.Insulin-Pumpers.org/donate.shtml
for HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe, contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org
send a DONATION http://www.Insulin-Pumpers.org/donate.shtml