CUSTOM ADAPTATIONPURPOSE: To enable an individual who uses a wheelchair to transport a bird cage and related supplies. This wooden cart, or trolley, has a flat top shelf above a cupboard with handled doors, a push hadle at one end, and four casters with tires, rwo of which lock. The top shelf accommodates the bird cage and the cupboard provides storage for bird food, newspapers, and additional supplies. A clear lacquer finish enables easy cleaning. DIMENSIONS (WxLxH): 500 x 780 x 680 millimeters
The Book Buggy is a rolling cart designed for use by individuals with arthritis or upper extremity disabilities. This three-shelf cart provides mobile storage for books and reference materials The angled top shelf has a back to support standing books, and the bottom two shelves are flat. The middle shelf is height adjustable.The cart is equipped with four skid-proof locking casters. DIMENSIONS (WxDxH): 25 x 13 x 31 inches. COLOR: Natural cherry or dark cherry.
The CARTALL is a rolling cart with wire basket designed for use by individuals with mobility or balance disabilities or arthritis. This folding cart has brackets on the mainframe to handle special containers. Aluminum alloy front wheels are forward of the center of gravity to allow tilting for climbing curbs and steps. DIMENSIONS: 25 inches hub to hub. (HxLxW): Baskets: (Standard):14 x 18 x 11 inches; (Jumbo):16 x 25 x 13 inches. (File):11 x 24 x 13 inches. WEIGHT: 27 pounds. Baskets can be mou
The EZ Wheeler Cart is a rolling cart designed for use by individuals with mobility or balance disabilities or arthritis. The four-wheeled unit has an all steel frame that raises and lowers the removable basket to the desired height to reduce lifting, bending, stooping, and carrying. The cart is equipped with large cushion-grip handles, an easy-to-turn handle to raise and lower the load, large-diameter rear wheels, and smaller front swivel wheels. The removable basket has a drop-down front that
The Canvas Bag Folding Shopping Cart is designed for use by individuals with mobility, balance, or upper extremity disabilities such as cerebal palsy or by the elderly. The cart can be used for shopping, laundry or for transporting heavy or bulky items. Ball bearing front wheels swivel for navigation around rounded corners. The canvas bag on this cart is very heavy and water repellant. The bag cover fits over the bag snugly and attaches tightly with hook and loop closures in the front and both s
The Homecraft Walsall Trolley is a rolling cart designed for use by individuals with walking, balance, mobility, or upper extremity disabilities. Available in standard and economy models, this cart features two plastic-coated shelves for transporting items, angled top side rails that serve as handles for support, and four casters. Lips on three sides of each shelf keep items from roling off. To facilitate food transfer, one end of each shelf has no lip. The standard model has a cut-away lower
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of a delivery cart that serves as both a learning and therapeutic tool, providing a safe, customizable, and fun device from which elementary school students with disabilities can learn to assume responsibility and practice essential skills. The delivery cart is a unique therapeutic device for elementary school students with disabilities, helping to promote motor skills as well as work ethic and responsibility. It is accessible to students w
The Melbourne Compact Trolley Walker, model 278, is a rolling cart designed for use by individuals with mobility, walking, and balance disabilities. This cart has two hygienic injection-molded plastic trays, each with a retaining strip at the front. The cart frame is made of welded, plastic-coated steel tubing with the bottom shelf set forward for easy walking. The trays carry loads up to 10 kilograms. DIMENSION: Overall width is 15 inches (380 millimeters), the overall height is 37 inches (940
The Merry Cart is a rolling cart designed to enable individuals with physical disabilities to transport clothing, craft items, and other household goods without having to carry them or for storage in children's rooms, hospitals, nursing homes, other institutional settings. The cart fits in most closets or storage areas. Fabricated of tubular steel, the unit has a push handle and three steel rack-style shelves designed to hold nine Rubbermaid three-gallon bins (three on each shelf). The lidded bi
The MicroCart is a rolling cart designed to carry items while occupying a small space. The cart is consists of 16 gauge steel legs and supports with industrial-grade particle board shelves and soft rubber, twin-wheel castors. Pre-drilled holes allow the shelves to be placed as desired. The open design allows access to both the front and back of the cart, and front locking casters prevent rolling when mobility is not required. OPTIONS: Document holders, small drawer, pencil drawer, extension tube
The MiniCart is a rolling cart or monitor stand designed to allow ease of access to small equipment such as small monitors, fax machines, or postage meters. The cart is consists of 16 gauge steel legs and supports with industrial-grade particle board shelves and soft rubber, twin-wheel castors. Pre-drilled holes allow the shelves to be placed as desired. The open design allows access to both the front and back of the cart, and front locking casters prevent rolling when mobility is not required.
DO IT YOURSELF PURPOSE: To enable an individual with low vision and cerebral palsy to independently carry a lunch tray in a school lunch room. The cart was constructed of PVC pipe and featured a top shelf with a rim for carrying the tray. The cart was equipped with small rubber wheels for mobility and a push bar. Plastic cabinet handles were added to the front and sides of the top shelf to enable the user to lift the cart over bumps and door sills. A second shelf below the tray shelf accommoda
DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable an individual with only partial use of the left hand and balance disabilities to transport food from the stove or oven to the counter or the table. The foundation of the lift was an existing overbed table that was rebuilt for kitchen use. The table section was relocated to allow for continuous elevations from 19 to 37 inches from the floor. The original top was removed and a new top fitted to the original brackets, after they were cut and rewelded at a
Rolling cart. Steel cart with two shelves can be used for transporting items all at once to eliminate extra trips. Edge of shelves 3 inches deep. Cart 32 inches high. Four 5 inch casters, two stationary and two swivel. Gray enamel finish.
The Rutland Adjustable Trolley Walker, model 275, is rolling cart designed for use by individuals with mobility and balance disabilities. This unit has two injection-molded plastic trays with a continuous lip for spill prevention and a spill-proof protective crumb trap preventive edge. The frame is welded, plastic-coated steel with angled sides to provide the user with safe hand grips for added safety and four castors. The bottom shelf or tray is set forward for ease of walking and dining. DIMEN
The Trolley Walker is a rolling cart deigned for use by individuals with mobility and balance disabilities. This unit has a metal frame with four large caster wheels and individual height- and angle-adjustable sot grip handles. Two plastic shelves enable food, books, and other items to be carried and the textured surfaces prevent slipping. A hook is provided for carrying bags. DIMENSIONS (HxWxD): 38 x 15 x 15 inches. The handle height adjusts from 29 to 38 inches. The tray height adjusts from 21
The Ultra Compact Cart is a rolling cart or computer work station designed to provide ease of access while allowing equipment to be stored and stacked in a limited amount of space. The cart is consists of 16 gauge steel legs and supports with industrial-grade particle board shelves and soft rubber, twin-wheel castors. Pre-drilled holes allow the shelves to be placed as desired. The open design allows access to both the front and back of the cart, and front locking casters prevent rolling when mo
The VersaCart Handy Cart and VersaCart Transit Cart are rolling carts designed for use by individuals with mobility, balance, or upper extremity disabilities. The cross-bar frame holds a snap-on water-resistant liner to carry up to 100 pounds of laundry, groceries, packages and other household items. The liner can be removed for use as a tote bag. The folding frame is equipped with two push handles and four double wheels. DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): 21 x 18 x 17 inches (Transit Cart) or 21 x 17 x 16 inc
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Wooden trolley to help with walking, kneel at for playing in, and to carry things. Instructions for building the trolley, a box made of chipboard or plywood, four wheels, and metal rods for axles and handles. The handles can be made adjustable using wing nuts. Includes drawings. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. Soldering. AUTHOR: Hartrick, J TITLE: Equipment to Make: A Guide for Parents with a Child who has a Physical Disability REF: Melbourne, Australia: