Travel kitchen

Kitchen travel kit that makes it easy for a person who uses a wheelchair to prepare food, even if the environment is not adapted

Travel kitchen
Travel kitchen

Description
The travel kitchen consists of a hard suitcase that can be used as a work surface held on a lap. It contains an ergonomic  peeler, a flexible cutting board, sharp knives and an electric halogen hotplate (photo 3) or an induction hotplate (photo 4), an extremely quick hotplate that is ideal for stir frying and deep frying.

Users comments
The user feels that the travel kitchen is superb. It allows him to help with the cooking, any time, anywhere. It is also ideal for a camping vacation/holiday.

He also uses other suitcases and a lap cushion as a tray and to keep balance, see associated tips.

Purchased from
Appliance store

Paid for by
User

Whose idea
The user’s

This tip is from 2009

User prepares salad with the suitcase as a work surface
User prepares salad with the suitcase as a work surface
Halogen hotplate
Halogen hotplate
Induction hotplate
Induction hotplate

Related tips

Lap tray that stays on lap
Lap tray that stays on lap
Tray with many applications for people who drive a wheelchair.
Handy packing
Handy packing
Aluminum suitcases for storage of fragile items such as music and computer accessories - can also be used as support or tray on lap for wheelchair users.
Flexible cutting board
Flexible cutting board
Cutting board that also makes it easy to move and pour ingredients into a bowl or pot.

Tipsare: Tomas

Tomas lives in an apartment together with his partner. He works part time as a photographer. He was injured in 1983 and has a low tetraplegia. He has home help one hour a day.