The ASL Laptop Power Converter, model ASL509, is a wheelchair battery adaptor designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This adaptor enables the user to run a laptop computer using a powered wheelchair battery. The power source converter connects to the powerchair batteries and converts 24 volts to the voltage required to power a laptop computer. To operate, this converter requires the computer's automotive power adaptor and a model ASL804 power source adaptor.
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adaptation to protect various parts of an electronic wheelchair for a child with right hemiplegia, vision impairment, and developmental delay. There were a number of fittings on the chair that needed attention and had been damaged by the child. The first issue was the control panel for the joystick, which had a thin film cover over the membrane touch buttons that set the direction and mode. The buttons didn’t work unless they were