Bead electric scooter

An electric scooter that can be used while sitting in a manual wheelchair

User on electric scooter
User on electric scooter

Description
The user drives the manual wheelchair up onto the electric scooter and presses a button to lock the chair in place. The scooter runs well on forest paths. Good shock absorption.
See also www.bead.nu

Users comments
The Spinalis Foundation at Rehab Station Stockholm owns the electric scooter, which can be tested there.

Bead does special adaptations for persons with impaired handfunction.

Made by
Bead, www.bead.nu (last checked July 2017)

Purchased from
Bead, www.bead.nu (last checked July 2017)

Editors comments
The BB30 minigarage from Dooman Teknik AB is a good storage place for a Bead, see photos 4 and 5, as well as www.spinalistips.se/tips-minigarage-for-electric-wheelchair-bread-bin–en-1343.html

This tip is from 2012

Electric scooter with ramp lowered
Electric scooter with ramp lowered
User rolls onto electric scooter
User rolls onto electric scooter
The Bead in mini-garage BB30. Photo: Casper Hafström
The Bead in mini-garage BB30. Photo: Casper Hafström
Minigarage closed. Photo: Casper Hafström
Minigarage closed. Photo: Casper Hafström

Tipsare: Gunnar 2

Gunnar lives in a house. He is working part time. Since birth he has a disabilitiy similar to a paraplegia, no assistance.