DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY PURPOSE: To assist individuals with upper extremity and mobility disabilities in activating a large-button powered door operator. Resembling a baton, this device is made from a wooden cylinder with a section cut from a bicycle handlebar grip covering the end used to push the activator button. The ADO is attached to the side of the door operator pad/button using Velcro. DIMENSIONS: 12 inches long x 0.75 inch in diameter. SKILLS REQUIRED: Basic shop skills with a table saw. AUTHOR: Barr, D. TITLE: Alternative Door Opener. JOURNAL: RE:view. REF: Vol. 33 no. 4, Winter 2002: p. 166-167. PAGES: 3 with cover. 2002.