Measuring mat, baby, horizontal

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MEASURING MAT, baby, horizontal, 99cm/5mm CH 73.02 0kg 0 Add

General information

Length, rather than height, is used to measure the statural growth and corpulence of children under two years of age.  

Children under 2 years of age are placed horizontally on their backs, barefoot, on an accurately graduated height board, whose 0-value extremity is fitted with a fixed perpendicular headboard. The child’s head is held firmly against the headboard, the buttocks must rest fully on the table, and the legs extended by pressing on the knees. The measurement cursor lies perpendicular to the table; it is slid against the child’s heels while maintaining his or her feet at right angles to the legs. The cursor is firmly held in place while the child is removed; the child’s height (or length) is recorded to the nearest millimetre.

This device is light and practical for carrying; it can be used in mobile clinics and to conduct nutritional surveys, as well as in other health clinics.


Mechanical device for measuring the length of babies or toddlers in a supine position.


Description overall size:

W 300mm x H140mm x D1340mm


Weight: 580g


Measurement range: 100 - 990mm


Graduations: 5mm


Fixed head piece (headboard).


Slide foot positioner.


Washable and foldable (can be rolled or hung up when not in use)

Unit presentation:

1 mat with multilingual user manual: English, French and Spanish, others when available.


1 unit in a strong protective plastic bag or lightweight carton.


Product name, reference number, manufacturer’s address, CE mark and reference number of notifying body.


Temperature range: +10°C to +40°C.

Other requirements:

Meets requirements in Medical Device Directive 93/42/EEC: Class I with measuring function.