Astro Thames

The Astro Thames has been designed to ensure the toilet transfer process is made easier, and clothing removal is greatly facilitated. The Astro Thames can be used with most loop and clip spreader bar hoists and is obtainable with head supports, if required to assist in each patient’s needs.

Please contact us to confirm fabric required for your sling when placing your order.

Please ensure that all user instruction documentation, including the “safe sling fitting and safety guide” provided with each product delivery are read prior to first use of any sling operation. A complete risk assessment must be completed by a competent and qualified professional. Visit our education section within this website in order to see full training video’s of how to fit each model correctly. Adhere to LOLER and PUWER regulations. Always conduct a sling and webbing pre inspection prior to any lift, as advised in your instructional information contained with each product. If a sling is damaged in anyway. DO NOT USE!

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Additional information


Small, Medium, Large, XLarge

Fitting Option

Loop, Clip

Head Support

Yes, No


  • Coloured coded straps & binding allow various patient demographic applications i.e. positioning
  • Woven label identifies individual serial number and maximum weight application / LOLER conformable
  • BSEN10535 Compliant provides assurance of safety standards
  • Supportive padding ensuring patient comfort is met during transfers with full under arm support
  • UK Manufactured product provides total confidence to user via exceptional quality and workmanship

Technical Information

  • Small (Max Weight) – 220kg or 35 stone
  • Medium (Max Weight) – 220kg or 35 stone
  • Large (Max Weight) – 220kg or 35 stone
  • Extra Large (Max Weight) – 220kg or 35 stone
  • Manufactured to BSEN10535 standards
  • Quilted Teal Polyester – Quilted with padding, this material provides patients with the extra comfort they require.
  • Grey Mesh Polyester – Recommended predominately for bathing and pool use, the polyester mesh fabric, provides a dependable, functional and breathable sling for patients.
  • Teal Solid Polyester – Designed for multi-functional use, the solid polyester is knitted with a smooth feel.
  • Black Spacer Fabric – Padded, breathable, stretch material, padded for comfort during transfers. A pressure reducing material.
  • Blue Parasilk – Woven polyester fabric, with a smooth feel and quick dry performance.