Wrist strap to facilitate soft braking of the wheelchair

– appropriate for wheelchair users with impaired hand function

User brakes with wrist strap
User brakes with wrist strap

The tipster uses a wrist strap to brake the wheelchair. He uses his forearm to brake. He uses a gel coated pushrim with god friction (Tetra grip).

Users comments
Leather wheelchair gloves against the tetragrip push rims result in hard braking, while the wrist strap gives a soft braking experience.

Purchased from
Sporting goods stores

Tipsare: Anonym 23

The late person had a high spinal cord injury.