The Adjustable J Hook Bracket Hardware Seating Package, package 20XX, is seating hardware designed for use on a wheelchair. The Package includes a solid back insert including T-nuts; a solid seat insert including T-nuts; a wide, 1.5-inch offset seat to back hinge; a pair of 1- inch diameter tube two-hole J hooks; a pair of five-hole adjustable L brackets; a pair of 1-inch diameter tube six-hole J hooks; a pair of two-hole adjustable L brackets; a 1-inch diameter tube drop stop; and a 1-inch diam
The Adjustable Split Solid Seat Insert, model SSP80XX, is a solid seat insert designed for use on wheelchairs. The solid seat insert includes HR foam, T-nuts, and an adjustable split seat, model MOD4900. DIMENSIONS: The foam is 1.5 inches thick.
The Alimed Aerocell II is a wheelchair cushion cover designed for individuals at risk of developing pressure sores. The cushion distributes pressure for even positioning for a more relaxed and comfortable sitting experience. The device is made out of black stretch nylon and its cover is washable. DIMENSIONS: Standard size is 18 inches length x 20 inches width x 4 inches depth. CAPACITY: 440 pound capacity. WEIGHT: 3.5 pounds. COLOR: Black. WARRANTY/GUARANTEE: As stated by the manufacturer.
The Anti-Thrust Solid Seat Insert, model SSP40XX, is a solid seat insert designed for use on wheelchairs. The solid seat insert includes HR foam, T-nuts, and an anti-thrust seat, model MOD4400. DIMENSIONS: The foam is 1.5-inches thick.
Wheelchair seat insert with integral pelvic bolsters and tapered side sections for pelvic centralization. Has a 15 degree wedged seat, a thigh shelf and an integral abduction pommel to provide good positioning and weight distribution. Standard cushion is removable and vinyl covered. Options include polyfoam or viscofoam cushion, lateral padding, reinforced side panels. 7 sizes: 11 inches wide by 13 inches deep, 12 by 14 inches, 13 by 17 1/2 inches, 14 by 18 inches, 15 by 20 1/ 2 inches, 16 by 20
Wheelchair insert with integral pelvic bolsters and tapered side sections for pelvic centralization. Seat has 7 slope and a flat front profile. Unit clips directly over the wheelchair seat frame tubes, it seats the persons lower than normal for easier transfers, while still providing appropriate positioning.
The Drop Base is a ABS plastic solid seat panel with cutouts for wheelchair cross braces designed to allow the mounting of custom or commercial seat cushions level with or below seat rail level. The panel fits between the seat rails, with 1- and 2-inch drop hooks to fit 7/8-inch or 1-inch rails. DIMENSIONS: Sized to fit 16 and 18 inch widths.
The Drop Seat and Cushions is a solid seat insert and a gel and foam or foam seat cushion designed to lower the height of wheelchair seats to enable self-propulsion using the feet or to enable the user to reach the footplates to stop sliding. This seat can be used with standard or hemi chairs and lowers the center of gravity, making the chair less likely to tip. This seat attaches to the frame in place of the standard seat without the use of tools. A drop seat gel and foam cushion to reduce the
The Drop Seat Base ($42.50) and Hardware ($169) are a combination solid seat insert and adjustable hook hardware designed to fit 7/8 or 1 inch diameter wheelchair seat rails. Gravity hook assemblies allow automatic locking of the seat base onto the frame. It requires cutting of the plate to accommodate wheelchair cross-frame tubes, and drilling to mount hardware in appropriate locations.
Drop Seats are solid seat inserts are designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. Made of seven-ply birch, these seats have pre-drilled mounting holes and include T-nuts. Cutout slots fit around chair frame crossmembers. DIMENSIONS: Model 31649 fits chairs with 14-inch seats and is 14 x 11 inches; model 31651 fits chairs with 16-inch seats and is 15 x 13 inches; model 31655 fits chairs with 18-inch seats and is 17 x 15 inches; and model 31656 fits chairs with 20-inch seats and is 19 x 1
The Howdaseat is a posture chair or web seat designed to provide correct support for the back for persons with back and lower extremity disabilities. The multi-purpose, roll-up seat is made of sanded basswood slats covered with stain and water resistant canvas. Cotton webbing straps are attached to the back and seat of the chair with a stapling and wrapping method of closure for extra strength and durability. Designed to firmly support the back, the seat wraps itself around the back and bottom w
The Jay Adjustable Solid Seat is a solid seat insert designed to improve posture by providing a firm, fully-adjustable base of support. The seat is adjustable in height, width, depth, and angle to allow an immediate fit and future change, when needed. The seat is made of rib-reinforced urethane and has an anti-slide surface so that cushions will not shift. The seat insert is designed to fit all wheelchairs; the universal cross-bar cut-out allows dropping the seat depth on virtually all wheelchai
The Large Rifton Activity Chair Standard is a positioning chair designed for children with neurological and physical disability for use in the classroom and at home. It enables children to learn functional sitting skills while they participate in activities. The Rifton Activity Chair does not require any additional tools to make adjustments. Parents and caregivers can make adjustments with the child in the chair. OPTIONS: Spring Option - This allows the child to have user-initiated movement. It
The Modular Seat and Back Cushions are designed to work with custom systems or replace standard wheelchair upholstery. The cushions ($68 and up) are made of foam, with an easy to clean skin surface. The back pads ($23 and up) may be installed permanently with glue, attached with velcro, or bolted to the seats with hardware.
The Orthotic Drop Seat, model 6331, is a solid seat insert designed to lower a wheelchair seat to enable foot propulsion of a wheelchair or to enable the user to reach the footplates. This seat replaces a standard sling seat and provides adjustable drop and it may be configured to create a wedge to prevent forward sliding. A removable padded, wipe-clean vinyl cover is included. DIMENSIONS: This seat fits 18-inch wide chairs and the drop is adjustable up to 3.5 inches.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: The Pediatric Bucket Seat is a quick and simple floor seating solution for young children with balance, mobility or neurological disabilities who need a little extra support. For safety reasons, this seat should ONLY be used on the floor.
Plantar Fasciitis Insoles are orthotic insoles designed for individuals with plantar fasciitis or persons with a weak arch or for adult men and women who just need added support when standing or walking. The insoles use a 4 degree rear wedge which encourages a neutral foot position, preventing excessive pronation. Provides shock absorption. Can trim to ideal height.
The Pommel Sit-Straight is a foam seat cushion with a built-in pommel for abduction designed to reduce sacral sitting and to limit forward movement of the pelvis of individuals using sling seat style wheelchairs. The cushion has a concave bottom and a flat top. The pommel reduces the danger of adduction contracture and has a core that extends through the cushion to the cushion base for added stability. The material of the surface of both the cushion and the pommel is made of T-Foam (see separate
Posturetex-multiway cushion is designed for individuals with limited mobility and use a wheelchair or a scooter for mobility. It is a versatile cushion featuring a 2 inch nodular foam base as well as a 2 inch nodular foam back which can be folded in half to make a 4 inch base cushion. The 2 inch base cushion is available with standard or coccyx cut out. Covered in black jacquard velvet which is removable for machine washing and a carry handle easy transportation. Spare covers are also available
Solid seat, 1/2 inch marine grade plywood and 1 1/2 inches of foam padding, naugahyde upholstery. Quick release brackets fit 3/4 inch, 7/8 inch and 1 inch tubing. The bracket has a latch that pivots for easy quick release. Seat comes with multi-adjustable brackets. Seats are cut to fit between the rails.
The Sammons Preston Solid Seat Insert is designed for use in wheelchairs with sling seats. This semi-rigid closed-cell foam insert provides a firm, flat seating surface in sling seats. This surface also helps improve posture by helping to balance the pelvis and distribute weight over the hips and thighs. This insert is available in standard, narrow, or relaxed-fit styles. DIMENSIONS (WxD): The standard model is 18 x 16 inches, the narrow model is 16 x 16 inches, and the relaxed-fit model is 20
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Eliminates the sling effect from a wheelchair sling seat, provides a solid seating platform. Diagram and direction for making a wooden seat support for a wheelchair. the board should be placed between, not on, the rails to which the seat is fastened. Similar to commercially available product. SKILLS REQUIRED: woodworking AUTHOR: Gavee, B. TITLE: Wheelchair and Accessories REF: Book: Accent Press, Bloomington, IL; p 45. NARIC CALL NUMBER: R0848. 1981.
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted seating support for a child with dystonic cerebral palsy. When sitting in a chair, the child pushes his pelvis forward and becomes uncomfortable, and the child concentrates more on sitting than on his books, crafts, and other activities. The family attempted to remedy the seating issue by adding a two-piece insert, the commercially available “tomato seat;" however, this device did not secure properly to the chair. The child
Slouch Couch is designed for young children who have difficulty independently sitting upright as a result of low muscle tone, cerebral palsy, Down’s syndrome or traumatic brain injury. It is designed to keep their head and upper body at a higher level than their legs. This allows parents and caregivers to supervise and maintain eye contact with the child. If additional support is needed, there is a harness that can be used to secure the child in place. The curved shape allows youngsters to re
Solid Drop Seat Systems are solid seat inserts designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. The systems include a seven-ply birch solid seat insert and jeavy-duty J-brackets that may be adjusted to raise or lower the seat to achieve proper positioning for the user. The seat features cut out slots to fit around frame crossmembers. DIMENSIONS: The seat insert is 3/8-inch thick. Model 31642 fits chairs with a 16-inch seat and is 13 x 16 inches. Model 3143 fits chairs with 18-inch seats and
Custom size solid seat with 1 inch medium density foam on 1/2 inch birch plywood. Upholstered with cover foam and vinyl cover. T-nuts for hardware attachment and abductor mounting. Custom foams available. Modifications available include anti-thrust seat, leg length discrepancy, and built-in abductor. May be ordered without aluminum hardware, or mounted to chair with cinch straps, stationary knob- release hardware, adjustable angle knob-release hardware, non- adjustable drop hooks, or adjustable
The Solid Seat, model SS1000, is a drop seat for a wheelchair designed for use by individuals with a need for a lower seat due either to a high cushion or who propel the wheelchair with their feet. The Drop Seat is made of durable HDPP and fits most manual and powered wheelchairs. The hole pattern accomodates one-inch mounting increments. Velcro strips are provided to secure a cushion. The hardware adjusts from one-inch above a tube frame to 3 inches below a tube frame. DIMENSIONS (LxW): Avai
Solid seat and back inserts. Hardwood plywood base with firm foam padding. Naugahyde cover. Various hardware styles and clamps attach units to wheelchair. Customized to fit any wheelchair frame; manual, power drive, travel chair or sport chair. Back insert models: T-back, R- back or with straps.
The Solid Seat Insert, model 94, is designed for use in wheelchairs with sling upholstery to provide additional seating support. The insert has a rigid base with a foam liner.
Solid Seat Inserts are designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. Available in a choice of seven-ply birch wood or paper phenolic with or without a hand hole, these inserts can be used in a standard sling seat to provide support for a cushion or as a base for a custom seating system. DIMENSIONS:Models 31640, 31645, and 31647 are 16 x 16 inches. Models 31641, 31646, and 31648 are 16 x 18 inches. The birch models are 3/8-inch thick. COLOR: Models 31647 and 31648 are black. The other mode
Solid seat, 1/2 inch marine grade plywood with 1 1/2 inches of foam padding, naugahyde upholstery. Brackets allow up to 3 inches of drop or 3 inches of raise in seat, or tilt in seat to accomodate needed angle of hip flexion. Can be fixed or removable depending on placement of the clamps. Seats are cut to fit between the rails.
Solid seat and back, 1/2 inch marine grade plywood and 1 1/2 inches of foam padding. Hardware is designed to allow adjustment of seat to back angle, seating depth and flexion. Naugahyde upholstery. Full of cushion is rounded. Custom widths.
Adaptive solid seat, 1/2 inch plywood base, 1 to 1 1/2 inch foam padding. Naugahyde, shelterite or synthetic lambswool covers. Any width or depth available. Special modifications available include cutouts, leg length discrepancy, wedge cut, special foam, anti-thrust cushion. Available with or without mounting hardware.
The T-Gel Plus Solid Seat Insert (SSI) Cushion, models 1294 and 1295, is a combination cushion utilizing the Alimed Solid Seat Insert and a dry flotation T-Gel Plus Cushion (see separate entries). The cushion is intended to correct positioning of individuals in nsling seat style wheelchairs by providing a flatter sitting base. This semi-rigid base is 3.5 inches thick and creates a more stable sitting surface. DIMENSIONS:16 x 16 inches (no. 1294) or 16 x 18 inches (no. 1295).
Solid seat and back inserts. Plywood base with padded foam and vinyl cover. Available in standard adult, narrow adult. Fits over regular seat and back. Back secured over push handles with fabric loops.
The Varilite Solid Insert is a solid seat insert designed for use in wheelchairs by individuals with lower extremity disabilities, mobility disabilities, and spinal cord injury. This insert is placed between the cushion and upholstery or directly inside the cushion cover to eliminate the effects of sling upholstery. Inserts are available to accommodate pediatric as well as adult users. They are made from durable plywood with rounded edges and sanded surfaces to reduce chance of splintering or pu
The Web Seat Frame is a detachable seat frame with elastic webbing that can be substituted for sling upholstery in a 16 or 18 inch wide wheelchair. The Frame is easily removed for folding the chair. It supports a variety of polyurethane integral skin foam cushions, which clip onto the frame and remove for cleaning.
The Wheelchair Leveling Pad is a solid seat insert designed for use in wheelchairs. This solid, closed-cell foam pad makes wheelchair sling seats flat and level with the seat frame. This pad can be used as a foundation for other cushions. Model 757010 does not have a cover and model 757015 includes a vinyl cover. DIMENSIONS: Both models are 16 x 18 inches.
The WheelNest Seating System is a portable system for prolonged, balanced seating in wheelchairs, cars, office or other chairs that has a molded seat, solid seat and solid back inserts, and gel flotation seat cushion. WheelNest provides a balanced underseating as well as lumbar back support; helps maintain proper lordosis (curvature of the spine), correct hip position and proper spine alignment; and helps prevent decubitus ulcers. BACK SUPPORT: The back support is made of padded, contoured layer