Sep 122017
 
Walker one-handed brake conversion

The client has a weak right hand grip and needed both brakes to be operated by her left hand. A conversion kit was made which feeds both brake cables to a common splitter. This was a standard ” Bristol conversion”. Bristol case ref 5\17-19

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Sep 122017
 

A 6 Years old child has a small wooden trolley, supplied by the referrer, which she uses to push her ventilator equipment around the house. The child’s trolley has 4 fixed wheels and is difficult to turn around corners with the heavy respirator equipment, the child having to almost lift the trolley around. Can Remap […]

 September 12, 2017  Posted by at 16:33 Uncategorized Comments Off on Ventilator Trolley wheels adaption for small child
Sep 122017
 

The client needed a special ramp outside of his back door which could be easily removed when not in use. The car port floor is not flat and slopes in both directions so that the height of the step varies between 180mm and 190mm across the width of the door. After discussion with the client […]

 September 12, 2017  Posted by at 16:23 Uncategorized Comments Off on Ramp from back door to car port 6\17-03
Sep 122017
 

The client was an has an 8 inch step into his shower which he cannot manage and he needs something to hold on to when entering/exiting his shower. After considering various options it was agreed to provide a new half step that had a hand rail either side. This would be free standing, with the […]

 September 12, 2017  Posted by at 15:42 Uncategorized Comments Off on Shower step for 85 year old man
Sep 122017
 
Special patio door latch for mobility scooter user

The client uses a small mobility scooter to get about her house. The exit to the garden is through patio doors that are hinge mounted. The client can open one door, but the opening is too narrow. There is a catch at the top of the other door which the client cannot reach, and so […]

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Sep 122017
 

The client is severely disabled and can only move about with the aid of a walker.  He has a decking path in his garden which has a step up to it.  He requires a ramp at the end of the path so that he can access it with his walker. Bristol case ref 8\17-06 case […]

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Sep 102017
 
Bicycle wrist support

The client wants to resume riding a bike after a hand injury but found it too painful grip the handlebars for any length of time. He could not operate both brakes because of lack of grip. Remap designed a wrist support which still allowed him full control for steering. This comprised a plastic tube with […]

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Sep 102017
 
Walker locking restraint post for adapted van

The client uses a 4-wheeled walker and has a specially adapted van her and her husband. The van is fitted with electrically operated floor locking devices to suit wheelchairs etc. Remap was asked to add a special post to the walker so that it would lock into one of these posts to stop it sliding […]

 September 10, 2017  Posted by at 19:31 Uncategorized Comments Off on Walker locking restraint post for adapted van
Sep 102017
 
Wheelchair baby safety restraint bars

The client is wheelchair bound and often carries his infant son on his lap. A safety bar was needed to stop the child from slipping off his lap. A ‘T’ shaped removable post was designed, comprising a hook to fit the wheelchair 30 x 30 mm cross tube, made from bent steel strip. The handle was […]

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Sep 102017
 
Cot side hinged gate

The client had difficulty in lifting her child from her cot and asked Remap to fit a child-proof hinged gate to one side. The existing cot side was cut and a hinged section added. It was fitted with a key operated locking bolt. Bristol case ref 7\17-08

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