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Anpassad motorcykel, (svensk text)

User on motorcycle with support wheels down; wheelchair on luggage carrier. Photo: from www.kritto.se
User on motorcycle with support wheels down; wheelchair on luggage carrier. Photo: from www.kritto.se

User on motorcycle, support wheels down. Photo: from www.kritto.se
User on motorcycle, support wheels down. Photo: from www.kritto.se

User next to motorcycle. Photo: from www.kritto.se
User next to motorcycle. Photo: from www.kritto.se

User riding motorcycle. Photo: from www.kritto.se
User riding motorcycle. Photo: from www.kritto.se

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Adapted motorcycle

Motorcycle - adapted for wheelchair users

Description
The motorcycle is adapted as follows:
- gear lever and rear brake with hand controls (right thumb)
- support wheel that folds up with hand controls (left thumb)
- adapted foot holder
- a hip belt attached with Velcro on the motorcycle cushion.
The wheelchair is attached to the motorcycle while riding, see associated tips.

Authors comments
The belt is attached with Velcro so that it opens if the user should fall.

Manufacturer
User and Mikael Hjälmarsson

Idea
User and Per Västerlund

Paid for by
The user

Tip is dated from 2007

Categories for this tip
mobility » cycle/motorbike, Tips and tricks from people with High paraplegia with impaired balance (Th 2-10, ASIA A, B).

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The user attaches his wheelchair to the motorcycle
Tip is dated from 2007.
The user with back support Photo: from www.kritto.seBack support
Back support for riding a motorcycle
Tip is dated from 2007.
User on motorcycle, support wheels in lowered position. Photo: from www.kritto.seStarting a motorcycle
Using hinged support wheels wheelchair users can drive a motorcycle
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5 comments:

  1. wow i like this page thanks for all the tips.
    #287# comment 2010-10-06
  2. wow i like this page thanks for all the tips.
    #288# comment 2010-10-06
  3. Great! But how to change gears? Shifter or pneumatic mechanism, like for support operation?
    #1840# comment 2011-09-05
  4. Vad härligt, måste bygga om min. Hjulen perfekt. Hur får jag kontakt med den som fixat detta?
    #3279# comment 2012-03-27
  5. Kolla www.kritto.se.
    #3280# comment 2012-03-28

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