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The Garaventa Stair-Trac is a portable wheelchair stairlift designed for indoor or outdoor use to allow an attendant to easily move a wheelchair user up and down most stair surfaces. The device fits most crossbrace wheelchairs, and will adapts to a child's narrow wheelchair. The device consists of a folding L-shaped unit with steel belted caterpillar tracks on the botton side to securely grip stairs, auxiliary wheels for flat surface travel, and a handle with the control mechanisms on the upright side. The device is equipped with a wear indicator and a stair slope indicator. It has a quick release safety belt to keep the passenger secure. A wheelchair support handle attaches by double safety latch. The handle detaches for storage. OPERATION: Wheelchair is backed up over the tracks and handle lifted upright. The handle is attached to the wheelchair using adjustable clamps. Safety belt is fastened, headrest adjusted, and passenger is reclined on the handle. Unit and passenger are moved to the stairway using the built-in auxiliary wheels and positioned at a 90 degree angle to the stairs. Ascending or descending the stairs is initiated with a push button that engages the motor. POWER: Battery powered, key operated. A gel cell battery charger is included for the two 6-volt batteries. Maximum power capacity is 650 stairs. High reduction gear drive. 12 volt direct current (DC). BRAKES: Waterproof, electro-magnetic disc brake. OPTIONS: Ramp for loading into and out of the car trunk, and a seat for those not in wheelchairs. DIMENSIONS: 36.5 x 58 x 25 inches. SLOPE: Maximum stair slope is 35 degrees. SPEED: 21 feet per minute ascending; 25 feet per minute descending. CAPACITY: Maximum load is 285 pounds. WEIGHT: 119 pounds.
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