Adapted joystick for Permobil

Joystick appropriate for persons with impaired dexterity.

Padded cradle on Permobil joystick (close-up)

Padded cradle on Permobil joystick

The joystick has a cradle that is padded with hard foam rubber. The user operates the Permobil by placing his hand sideways in the cradle, thumb side up.

Users comments
Modifying the joystick enables the user to drive more safely; he can also wear mittens while driving.

Made by
Hjälpmedelscentralen (assistive device center)

Paid for by
County council

Whose idea
The user

Author: Pasi

Personen bor i lägenhet och arbetar deltid. Han skadade sig 1996 och har en hög tetraplegi (C 5). Han har personliga assistenter dygnet runt.

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