Tips and tricks from people with spinal cord injuries (SCI).
Wheelchair – extra Velcro straps for fine-tuning of wheelchair back
– makes sitting in Panthera wheelchair more comfortable
Description The back upholstery on the Panthera wheelchair is adjustable using Velcro straps – but there are not enough of them, according to the user. This modification consists of self-adhesive Velcro straps placed in between the standard Velcro straps, allowing for more precise adjustment of the back.
Users comments This tip is part of the series ‘5 tips to make your Panthera more comfortable,’ see associated tips.
Made by The user
Paid for by The user
Whose idea The user’s
This tip is from 2009
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.
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