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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.
Users comments The belt is attached with Velcro so that it opens if the user should fall.
Made by User and Mikael Hjälmarsson
Paid for by The user
Whose idea User and Per Västerlund
This tip is from 2007
Kristoffer lives in an apartment together with his partner. He is working part time as a driving instructor. He was injured in 2000 and has a complete paraplegia (Th 5).
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