Jul 122017
 
Adjustable foot rests on school stools Essexnorth Job 12/1230

Client needed an additional footrest on the stools at School to be more comfortable in class.  However different classrooms used similar stools so it was essential that each classroom the client used had the appropriately modified stool. A steel strip with equally spaced fixing holes was welded to the two front legs of the stools, […]

 July 12, 2017  Posted by at 18:32 Chairs and Chair Accessories, Children's equipment - General Comments Off on Adjustable foot rests on school stools Essexnorth Job 12/1230
Oct 022016
 
BK2016/36 – Motorised chair controller

Chair and controller before modification Armrest with joystick and wrist support. Dismantled armrest showing sliding joystick, pulleys and cord. Joystick in use in the forward position with backrest upright … … and in rear-most position with backrest lowered. Due to the nature of his neurological condition, the client’s hand function is declining and he requires an adaptation […]

 October 2, 2016  Posted by at 09:35 Chairs and Chair Accessories No Responses »
Sep 122016
 
BK2016/51 – Raise reclining chair

The client’s reclining chair was unusual, having a circular base in the form of a ring. Beneath the ring was a plastic ‘bearing’ to allow the chair to rotate. To establish the correct height, the chair was raised temporarily on stacks of ice cream tubs. An octagonal base was made with wooden clips to retain […]

 September 12, 2016  Posted by at 10:48 Chairs and Chair Accessories No Responses »
Aug 052016
 
BK2016/30 – Seat foot rest

Original unsuitable arrangement Foot rest extension fitted… .. with padding added. The footrest of the client’s reclining armchair did not fully support her feet. A footrest extension piece was made with tubular supports that mated with tubes fixed to the underside of the existing footrest. Berkshire Panel Job BK2016/30. BerksRemap@gmail.com

 August 5, 2016  Posted by at 17:55 Chairs and Chair Accessories No Responses »
Aug 182015
 
Chair raiser for office chair with 5 feet

The  client has an office type chair with 5 feet which needed to be raised 4 inches. A platform was made from hardwood ply supported on 5 timber bearers. The top of the platform was recessed so that the chair legs fitted in for security. Bristol panel case ref. 8\15-04

 August 18, 2015  Posted by at 17:43 Chairs and Chair Accessories Comments Off on Chair raiser for office chair with 5 feet
Apr 152015
 
Special floor seat for tiptoe walker

The client is an 8 year old boy with sever tiptoe walking and needs to sit comfortably on the floor and maintaining his ankle at the correct angle to stretch his Achilles tendon and calf muscles. A special adjustable floor seat was designed with ankle support and a backrest. A Team GB seat was the […]

 April 15, 2015  Posted by at 15:09 Chairs and Chair Accessories Comments Off on Special floor seat for tiptoe walker