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User with arm cycle
User with arm cycle

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Modified exercise bike

A quiet exercise bike modified into an arm cycle – suitable for wheelchair users

Description
An old exercise bike was modified to meet the user's needs. The foot pedals were removed and replaced with handles. The entire exercise bike was turned upside down.

Authors comments
The exercise bike runs quietly, which allows the user to watch TV at the same time.

Manufacturer
User's relative

Idea
The user

Tip is dated from 2007

Categories for this tip
looking after ones health » training, Tips and tricks from people with High tetraplegia with partly function in arms/hands (C5-6, ASIA A, B).

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2 comments:

  1. Can you show more pictures of the bike from other angles? Was it initially an upright stationary bike? What parts were removed? Did you build a standfor the lower portion of the bike? Did you move the display screen- how?
    #1710# comment 2011-07-15
  2. Is this bike for sale?
    #3022# comment 2012-03-13

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