Category: Transportation

Webbed Transfer Aid

AbleData does not produce, distribute or sell any of the products listed on this website, but we provide you with information on how to contact manufacturers or distributors of these products. If you are interested in purchasing a product, you can find companies who sell it below.

"DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable individuals to be lifted and transferred from one seat or surface to another in a seated position. To make this device, cut one 72-inch strip of webbing (lengthening may be required for use with a larger person) and then cut eight eight- to nine-inch strips (lengthening may be required for use with a larger person). Assemble straps in a crosshatch pattern. Zig Zag stitch along end of all the straps to avoid fraying. Straight stitch all seams about one-half inch apart for reinforcement. Overlap the 72-inch strap about three inches and sew together using zigzag and straight stitches. MATERIALS: Four yards of 7/8-inch cotton webbing. TOOLS: Sewing machine or needle and thread. SKILLS REQUIRED: Sewing. TITLE: Assistive Lifting Device. WEB SITE: Assistive Technology Solutions at http://www.atsolutions.org REF: Device Plans (Personal Care). Assistive Technology Solutions can also be contacted care of Jerry Weisman, Rehabilitation Engineer, Assistive Technology Solutions, PO Box 3071, Burlington, VT 05401.

Available

Price Check
as of: 
07/19/2004