Ramp to adapted RV

Custom-designed stable ramp for adapted RV – an option for people who drive wheelchairs

Wooden ramp to RV
Wooden ramp to RV

Description
The ramp to the RV is made of plywood and consists of three sections and two trestles. The sections are hooked to the RV door and the trestles, respectively. The RV has plenty of room for the ramp sections.

Users comments
Helena and her husband investigated which ramps were available in the market. There are 3-meter telescoping ramps made of aluminum, though they are heavy and felt wobbly. Helena’s husband decided to build the ramps himself.

Made by
User’s husband

Paid for by
User

Whose idea
The user and her husband’s

This tip is from 2009

Helena’s husband puts together wooden ramp to RV
Helena’s husband puts together wooden ramp to RV
Helena’s husband puts together wooden ramp to RV
Helena’s husband puts together wooden ramp to RV
The ramp is hooked to the RV door opening (close-up)
The ramp is hooked to the RV door opening (close-up)
Ramp in parts outside the RV
Ramp in parts outside the RV

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Tipsare: Helena

Helena lives together with her husband and two teenage children in a house. She is working part time (75%). Since birth she has a muscular disease with symtoms similar to a high spinal cord lesion. She has personal assistance 24 hours a day.