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Cockpit in adapted sailboat
Cockpit in adapted sailboat with slide-out table top.
Bench with storage space below surrounds cockpit. A slide-out table is at the stern.
Under the bench there is room for a manual wheelchair (see photo 3), fire extinguisher (photo 4) and diesel heater.
Cockpit designed for optimal use of space while allowing the user to easily move around on the bench.
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This tip is from 2005
Claes lives in an apartment together with his wife and a son. He is working full time. In 1984 he was injured and has a low tetraplegia. He does not have any personal assistance.
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