Category: Lower Extremity Disabilities

Bracket To Hold Power Packs For Wheelchairs

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CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a controller for a power assist for a manual wheelchair to be attached to wheelchair push handles. The power assist units are suspended under the wheelchair seat and the controllers are attached to the wheelchair push handles with the included full-circle Bakelite clamp for access by caregivers.When the clamp did not fit over the rubber handgrips, a split metal clamp was designed. The top lock was macined of aluminum and threaded for bolts. The bottom was made of bent mild steel. The two parts are held together by wingnuts which can be released without tools to enable the staff to remove them for transfer to another chair. TITLE: Wheelchair Control Unit. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Vol 23 no 1, Autumn 2003: p.9. PAGES (including cover): 2 2003.


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TAD is a charity organisation that has the authority to fundraise. TAD uses volunteers dedicated to the design, construction and provision of aids for people with disabilities. Members of TAD provide a resource pool comprising a range of design, engineering, rehabilitation, computer, therapy and other professional and technical skills. Aids custom-designed by TAD volunteers are described in the TAD Journal.

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