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Wet-Stop3

Features & Technology:

Wet-Stop3 is a wired alarm. It uses a clip sensor.

  • Traditional wired alarm, where a wire connects the sensor on the briefs to the alarm worn by the patient.
  • Uses 2 AAA alkaline batteries (not provided).
  • Loudness levels not provided.
  • No sound volume control.
  • 5 sounds are available.
  • Sound and/or vibration available.
  • Clip sensor which clips onto cotton briefs.

Convenience:

Where it can be used:

  • Unisex. Can be used with males and females, children and adults.
  • Battery powered. Can be used anywhere.

Comfort:

  • Medium (typical) for the alarm box attached to clothing by a clip.
  • No volume control. Loudness cannot be changed.
  • One vibration level. Low, as in pager or cell phone.
  • Alarm is bulky.

Easy-to-Use and Clean:

  • Stainless steel clip can be cleaned with soap-water and dried with towel.
  • The clip has hidden areas that cannot be conveniently reached for cleaning or drying.
  • The moving parts of the clip can break if care is not used.

Cost:

Up-front Initial Cost: $26 – $30 .    Subject to whimsical changes.

Continuing Costs for Supplies and Replacement Parts in 6 Months (Estimated): $0.00

Limited Warranty: 1 year on alarm, 6 months on clip sensor.

Credibility:

Providing Complete Product Data: Average.

Advertising: Good (inadequate data provided).

Trust in Company Claims: Very good.


Comparisons:

Comparing Wet-Stop3 with Chummie Premium and Elite:

  • Both have average sound levels. Neither provides sound levels data.
  • Wet-Stop3 is somewhat bulkier than the Chummie alarms.
  • Wet-Stop3’s clip sensor is easier to attach and can be cleaned more hygienically.
  • Chummie’s sensor has a larger area to sense wetness.
  • Chummie requires significant continuing costs in buying replacement tape and sensors.
  • Chummie’s product claims are not credible.
  • Wet-Stop3 is much less expensive than the Chummie Premium and the Chummie Elite.

Examine the factual data presented.

Which would you prefer? Wet-Stop3 or Chummie Premium or Elite? Is your reasoning logical?

Comparing Wet-Stop3 with DryBuddyEZ+ 2:

  • Wet-Stop3 will not provide sound level data, while DryBuddyEZ+ 2 does.
  • Wet-Stop3 has no volume control while DryBuddyEZ+ 2 has a continuous volume control.
  • Wet-Stop3 is bulkier than the DryBuddyEZ+ 2.
  • DryBuddyEZ+ 2’s magnetic sensor is much easier to use and clean thoroughly than Wet-Stop3’s clip sensor and has a longer 1 year warranty.
  • The prices are similar.

Examine the factual data presented.

Which would you prefer? Wet-Stop3 or DryBuddyEZ+ 2? Is your reasoning logical?

Comparing Wet-Stop3 with Malem Ultimate:

  • Both have average sound levels. Neither provides sound levels data.
  • Wet-Stop3 is bulkier than the Malem.
  • Malem is much more expensive.

Examine the factual data presented.

Which would you prefer? Wet-Stop3 or Malem Ultimate? Is your reasoning logical?