Microwave oven with door hinged at bottom

The microwave oven door can be used to put things on – appropriate for wheelchair users

Microwave oven with open door
Microwave oven with open door

Description
Microwave oven with big buttons and bottom-hinged door. The door has a large easy-grip handle.

Users comments
The user prefers a bottom-hinged door to a side-hinged door. Side-hinged doors take up space. It is also easier to take things out of the microwave oven. He raises the seat of the Permobil to get as close as possible and then places the food on the open door.

Paid for by
The user

This tip is from 2005

Microwave oven with open door
Microwave oven with open door

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Tipsare: Anonym 1

The person lives together with his wife and an child in a house. He is working part time. He was injured in 1975 and has a high tetraplegia (C5). Through hand surgery his grip function improved in both hands. He has personal assistance 7 hours a day.