Storage for remote control for radio/phone

Remote control units that sit on a firm surface are easier to use for persons with impaired hand function

Holder for remote control units on swivel telephone arm
Holder for remote control units on swivel telephone arm

Description
A swivel telephone arm is enlarged with small plates on which the remote control units sit. Velcro straps hold the remote control units in place.

Users comments
It is easier for the user to press the buttons on the remote control units when the units sit firmly in place. The user presses on the buttons with his knuckles.

Made by
The user’s personal assistants

Paid for by
The user

Whose idea
The user

This tip is from 2006

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Tipsare: Ragge

Ragge lives together with his wife in a house. He is developing ideas which make everyday life easier for himself and for others. He was injured in 1973 and has a high tetraplegia. He has homehelp 27 hours a week.