Positioning Components


R82

Scallop Seating System

Scallop Seating System

  • Already popular in Europe, the Scallop portable seating system is now available through R82 Convaid.
  • This lightweight system comprises a flexible shell and cushion combined with Velcro to create supported seating for children (GMFCS levels 1 through 3) on the floor or in a chair.
  • Provides stability without inhibiting movement, and also offers helpful tactile stimulation.
  • The system includes a colorful, reversible cushion; two straps; a belt; and a seat pit.
  • Available in four sizes, with maximum user weights of 33 lbs. through 154.3 lbs.
  • Folds up into an easily carried tote bag thanks to two carry handles.
  • (844) 876-6245

Quantum Rehab

12" iLevel

12" iLevel

  • Based on consumer feedback, the iLevel will feature 12" of vertical lift, which is 2" higher than previously available.
  • The additional height will elevate most iLevel clients to between 5'6" and 5'8" to be closer to average adult height, and is expected therefore to further improve environmental access.
  • Extra Stability Technology mechanically stabilizes the Edge power base while its user is elevated to enable the chair to be driven over varied terrains at up to 3.5 mph.
  • LED headlights and taillights in the fenders will now be standard when iLevel is ordered to enhance its user’s visibility outdoors.
  • (800) 800-8586

Ride Designs

Corbac Adjustable Back

Corbac Adjustable Back

  • Safely supports the pelvis and trunk while helping to reduce pressure and shear at the spine and sacrum.
  • Adjustable tension design offers control, comfort and protection with a quick, easy-to-use mounting system.
  • The 1.75-lb. back can be precisely fit with adjustable thoraco-lumbar-pelvic supports, and straps provide almost infinite fine-tuning of posterior and lateral contours.
  • Spacer mesh overlay promotes air circulation and wicks moisture away from the back surface.
  • (866) 781-1633

Invacare

Matrx Elite TR

Matrx Elite TR

  • Specially designed for manual or power tilt-only or tilt/recline applications.
  • Includes an extra layer of SuperSoft HR foam for improved immersion and comfort, and incorporates full support across the shoulder area.
  • “Easy Set” hardware installs and adjusts in minutes, and all adjustments can be made with the user still seated in the wheelchair, for added convenience.
  • Bariatric Elite TR backs with a 500-lb. weight capacity are also available.
  • (800) 333-6900

Blue Chip Medical Products Inc.

Amara

Amara

  • Designed to improve comfort and support by eliminating the hammock effect of standard wheelchair backs.
  • Created to maintain spinal and shoulder alignment and to provide superior pressure redistribution.
  • Available in three configurations: fixed back, adjustable back, or dual-zone back.
  • The fixed and adjustable backs are made of high-density Medflex foam, while the dual-zone back has a combination of Medflex and Viscotec memory form for added comfort.
  • Vyvex-III non-shear covers.

    Quantum Rehab

    ADI Q-Back

    ADI Q-Back

    • The Accessible Designs Inc. (ADI) Q-Back, exclusively for Quantum Rehab’s TRU-Balance 3 systems, features a contoured shell, viscoelastic foam and a breathable cover for optimal positioning, pressure management and comfort for complex rehab clients.
    • Available in three contour depths — Active Contour, Deep Contour and Extra Deep Contour.
    • Heights from 19" to 25".
    • With angle adjustment available via the TRU-Balance 3 seating system, the ADI Q-Back can meet a wide range of challenging needs.
    • (800) 800-8586

    Inspired by Drive

    Nessie

    Nessie

    What’s Seahorse Green, Pool Blue or Mermaid Pink and combines clinical positioning benefits with fun, inviting aesthetics? It’s Nessie, perfect for the child working on floor positioning at home or in clinic. Designed especially for young children, Nessie offers support as kids are crawling, lying down or sitting in various positions. Nessie comes in three sizes, and its arms can be widened or narrowed to achieve just the right position. Nessie uses open-cell memory foam that’s sealed inside a waterproof plastic liner. The cover and the liner can be easily spot cleaned or washed.


      Pride Mobility Products

      Jazzy Air

      Jazzy Air

      This power chair elevates/lowers with a touch of the “Air” button to provide 10" of power adjustable seat height in just 16 seconds. Once elevated, Jazzy Air’s user can drive up to 3.5 mph (and up to 4 mph while not elevated) to keep up with companions. The Jazzy Air’s armrests are angle, height and depth adjustable for maximum function and comfort, and bright LED marker lights help Jazzy Air to be seen. A Mid-Wheel 6 drive design with Active-Trac suspension provide enhanced performance and maximum stability.

      • (800) 800-8586

      Permobil

      M3 Corpus

      M3 Corpus

      Permobil’s new mid-wheel-drive M3 Corpus power chair offers Active Reach, the ability to combine 12" of seat elevation with up to 20° of forward tilt to make it easier to reach higher shelves or simply be in a more active, functional position while eating or working at a desk. M3’s unique suspension geometry and linear spring design provide added stability, while a new FlexLink suspension offers advanced vibration reduction. The M3 features 7" performance casters and an adjustment-free flutter damping device for a better ride at low speeds.

      • (800) 736-0925

      Motion Concepts

      Invacare Matrx MX2

      Invacare Matrx MX2

      • Unmatched comfort, support and peak performance while providing more adjustability than ever before.
      • Carbon fiber Fixed Mount hardware provides the ultimate in suspension for shock absorption, tone control and a comfortable ride.
      • Quick-release hardware features popular Mini-Set brackets for ease of adjustment and portability.
      • Solid carbon fiber back shell is contoured for optimal fit and support, and cutouts reduce weight and buildup of heat and moisture.
      • Active users will appreciate the new 6" back height.
      • (888) 433-6818

      Bodypoint, Inc.

      Aeromesh Belts & Calf Supports

      Aeromesh Belts & Calf Supports

      • Bodypoint shower chair belts and wheelchair calf supports are made from Aeromesh, a polyester mesh that is silky and smooth, not stiff against the skin.
      • Water, soap, dirt and air flow freely through, and Aeromesh’s porosity prevents buildup of moisture, grime and heat.
      • Shower belts have Bodypoint’s strong, standards-tested side-release buckle, and oversized D rings for easier grasping.
      • Hook-and-loop calf supports, in panel and strap styles, have an Aeromesh layer against the skin, with a stiffener layer underneath.
      • (800) 547-5716

      Stealth Products, Inc.

      Tarta Original

      Tarta Original

      • Contouring depths and location are fully customizable, thanks to an array of interchangeable ribs.
      • Made of harmonic steel central plates that construct the spine; composite vertebrae; a breathable AirMesh cover; high-resiliency foam in all pads; and lightweight aluminum ribs.
      • Design allows for an infinite height range (standard heights are 8-14"), as well as outstanding breathability.
      • Hardware options include rigid mount, height-adjustable rigid mount, quick-remove cane mount and quick-remove, bolt-on rigidizer bar.
      • (800) 965-9229

      Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare

      Adjustable-Tension Back

      • 350-lb. weight capacity -- designed for clients with mild positioning needs, including kyphosis, rotation, scoliosis or redundant back tissue.
      • 1" thick, high-density foam pad provides optimal pressure distribution to enhance client comfort.
      • Back secures directly over the wheelchair’s canes for added stability and safety.
      • Breathable cover is fluid resistant and easy to clean and maintain.
      • Includes a carry pocket that folds with the wheelchair for easy portability.
      • (877) 224-0946

      ROHO, Inc.

      AGILITY Carbon Back System

      AGILITY Carbon Back System

      • With a compression-molded, lightweight carbon fiber construction, the AGILITY Carbon combines high-strength performance with a streamlined design.
      • With single clamps on each side, hardware is smaller, lighter and stronger than typical fixed-back hardware.
      • Discs lock into the carbon fiber to create a solid backrest; when loosened, the discs allow the shell to rotate independently to provide 15° forward/rearward angle adjustment in 5° increments.
      • Widths range from 14" to 18" in 1" increments.
      • (800) 851-3449

      Motion Concepts

      Invacare Matrx Elan

      Invacare Matrx Elan

      • With an elegant, supportive and comfortable design, the new Elan headrest supports a wide range of pediatric through adult applications.
      • Clean, compact and streamlined aesthetics are complemented by hardware with six points of adjustment to provide an infinite choice of positioning opportunities.
      • Multi-disk locking provides superior holding strength.
      • Co-molded, dual-firmness HR foam surrounds backing plates and can be easily removed for modification.
      • Features aluminum plates that can be formed to desired shape, and standard zippered, moisture-resistant, breathable Startex or infection-control covers.
      • (888) 433-6818

      Matrix Seating USA

      Matrix Easy Fit

      Custom-Molded Seating

      • Allows modifications to be made even after the original shape has been formed.
      • Unique see-through design enables clinicians and ATPs to confirm optimal contact between clients and their seats/backs.
      • A breathable, custom cover maximizes heat and moisture reduction to help provide superior pressure relief for wheelchair users of varying needs, in varying environments and during a wide range of activities.
      • (800) 986-9319

      ROHO, Inc.

      AGILITY Carbon

      AGILITY Carbon

      • With a compression-molded, lightweight carbon fiber construction, the AGILITY Carbon combines high-strength performance with a streamlined design.
      • With single clamps on each side, hardware is smaller, lighter and stronger than typical fixed-back hardware.
      • Discs lock into the carbon fiber to create a solid backrest; when loosened, the discs allow the shell to rotate independently to provide 15° forward/rearward angle adjustment in 5° increments.

      https://roho.com/product/products/wheelchair-backs/agility-back-system/agility-carbon/

      • (800) 851-3449

      Matrix Seating USA

      Custom-Molded Seats & Backs

      Custom-Molded Seats & Backs

      • This infinitely adjustable custom-molded wheelchair seating can be grown to accommodate weight gain and evolving positioning requirements.
      • The design of the seating system provides optimal pressure distribution and superior ventilation to reduce buildups of heat and moisture.
      • Because this system can flex with the wheelchair’s movements, it maximizes shock absorption to reduce shear and pressure.

      http://www.matrixseatingusa.com/

      • (800) 986-9319

      Symmetric Designs

      Axion Rotary Interface

      Axion Rotary Interface

      • The Axion enables headrest pads and head positioning devices to rotate with the user’s head, thus transforming static headrests into dynamic positioning devices.
      • Combined with the user’s head support, the Axion allows the head support to rotate to reduce shear forces and improve peripheral vision.
      • Head support that also enables the head to move horizontally.

      http://www.symmetric-designs.com/axion-rotating-headrest-interface.html

      • (800) 537-1724

      Stealth Products, Inc.

      Tarta Backrests

      Tarta Backrests

      • An ergonomic backrest that uses state-of-the-art materials and design concepts to provide adaptable support that optimizes function for busy users.
      • Ideal for busy children who experience a range of environments and activities every day.

      https://www.stealthproducts.com/?p=568

      • (800) 965-9229

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