Padded Waist conversion:
This Ocah carrier is currently our most popular design. The padded Waist conversion has 1 long waist strap with length of padding of about 22" long . It has Seat darts to shape the seating area of the carrier which makes it easier to get your child seated in the centre of the carrier. It comes with a Sleep hood and Wrap straps. This Design can be made to your requirements by adding any of our additional design features. If you supply your own wrap these Ocah conversions cost just £50 We can order a wrap for you for as little as £48 if you do not have one to send to us.
The Body of this carrier measures approximately 17.5" (44cm) wide and approximately 16.5" (42cm) long. These measurements do not include the height of the waist band which is one long continuous length that is attached across the bottom of the carrier. There are 4 seat darts stitched in the body of the carrier, 2 on the front and 2 more on the inside, giving the carrier a contoured shape for seating your little one. The body of the carrier can be rolled up to shorten it for smaller babies or for toddlers that like to be carrier with their arms out.
The Integral sleep hood measures approx 10" (25cm) long by 10" (25cm) wide. The sleep hood is used to support the head of a sleeping baby and has straps attached which fasten on to the shoulder strap of the carrier. The straps on the sleep hood are sewn long enough that they can be reached easily from behind you when you are wearing your little one on your back. The sleep hood can be tucked inside the body of the carrier when it is not being used.
The wide, wrap style shoulder straps are approximately 78" (2m) long.
The waist straps is one continuous length and measures approximately 5" (13cm) wide and 75" (190cm) long. The waist strap is padded for approximately 22" (56cm)
A generous seam allowance is included with all weight bearing seams reinforced to ensure strength and durability.
Guttermann thread is used throughout.
Wrap Length Required for this carrier approx 5m (a wrap of 4.6 metres may be suitable for some padded waist conversions, please contact us for details)