Electrically maneuvered cabinet in accessible kitchen

Remote-controlled adjustable height upper cabinet in accessible kitchen.

Upper cabinet
Upper cabinet

Description
Adjustable height upper cabinet, operated by remote control. The cabinets move out and down.

Users comments
Susanne chose a fixed counter. Since the counter does not have an edge in which controls could be installed for the upper cabinet, she uses a remote control device.

Made by
IAB

Paid for by
Local government

Editors comments
IAB is not producing acessible kitchens anymore. Granberg, www.granberg.se sells electrically maneuvered cabinets (last checked Maj 2017).

This tip is from 2005

Remote control
Remote control

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Tipsare: Susanne

Susanne lives in an apartment. She studies as well as working full time as a free-lance journalist. She was injured in 1982 and has a high spinal cord injury (C5). Through hand surgery her grip function in her left hand improved. She has personal assistance.