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Anpassning av Permobils styrbox, (svensk text)

Modified control box
Modified control box

Modified control box
Modified control box

The user starts his wheelchair
The user starts his wheelchair

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Modification of Permobil control box

External buttons on the Permobil control box make it easier to shift between steering and adjusting the seat position – suitable for people with impaired hand function

Description
The user has an electric wheelchair (Permobil). The control unit sits in a swivel arm. When he drives he has the control box right in front of him, where his hand mobility is best. The control box is modified with two external buttons to be able to easily switch between steering and setting the seat. The joystick is enlarged.

Manufacturer
Hjälpmedelcentralen (assistive device center)

Paid for by
County Council

Tip is dated from 2016

Categories for this tip
mobility » moving around by wheelchair, Tips and tricks from people with High tetraplegia with partly function in arms/hands (C5-6, ASIA A, B).

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