Warm wheelchair gloves

Mittens with large opening adapted with hard rubber, used as wheelchair gloves in winter

User drives wheelchair while wearing custom-made wheelchair mittens
User drives wheelchair while wearing custom-made wheelchair mittens

Description
Hard rubber is attached to the palm of a soft mitten (see photo 3). The top of the glove is made of a windproof fabric and the palm of durable moose leather. It is spacious and has a large opening that is closed with Velcro (see photo 2).

Model: Lill Sport Overstrap

Users comments
The hard extra rubber on the palm of the glove provides friction against the push rims when driving the wheelchair.

Purchased from
Sporting goods store, such as www.skistart.com (mitten), last checked February 2018.

Paid for by
The user

Whose idea
The user

This tip is from 2015

Mitten Lill Sport, Photo: www.lannasport.se
Mitten Lill Sport, Photo: www.lannasport.se
Mitten with hard rubber on palm
Mitten with hard rubber on palm
User puts on the mitten
User puts on the mitten

Tipsare: Anonym 23

The person has a high spinal cord injury.