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DISCONTINUED. (Verified 3/93) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Add-on power assist unit for manual wheelchairs. Single pneumatic wheel drive unit attaches to the center of the rear of most manual wheelchairs.
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 04/93) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Power assist unit, powered by Amigo drivehead with two forward and two reverse speeds. Easily attached and detached to most conventional wheelchairs by person using the chair.
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of an electric power assist unit for a manual wheelchair for individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury so they can independently access their local communities saf
The Levered-Power Wheelchair is a prototype designed for individuals with mobility disabilities. This device includes a hand lever that activates secure hitching to the frame of the wheelchair. It allows any wheelchair to be powered in a rowing motion.
DISCONTINUED. RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Standard manual wheelchair attachment for power assist only when needed for slopes, etc. Motors attach to front casters, apply power when increased load requirement is detected.
DISCONTINUED. (Verified 02/2013) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. The PowerTrike is a power assist for a wheelchair designed for individuals with spinal cord injury, mobility disabilities, and lower extremity disabilities.