Cycles

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4-In-1 Trike

The 4-In-1 Trike is a child's tricycle designed for use by young children with lower extremity, mobility, neurological, or balance disabilities. Designed for children 9 months to 5 years old, this 4-in-1 tricycle converts from a stroller to a steering trike, to a learning to ride trike, and to a classic trike. Features of this steel-framed trike include a removable wrap-around tray with cup holder, a removable 3-point harness, a removable headrest, and a removable adult height-adjustable push ha

Adapted Battery-Powered Tricycle

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a child with multiple disabilities, including cerebral palsy and lung disease, with a means of independent mobility. In consultation with the child’s therapists, a battery-powered Wind Rider tricycle was purchased and custom-modified to the child’s needs. First the existing foot switch was replaced with a hand switch. A control was also added that enables family members to regulate the maximum speed of the bike and limit the rate of acceleration. The socket

Adapted Tricycle

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: Provide affordable adapted recreational equipment for children with disabilities. This adaptation starts with a heavy-duty trike. The main component is a child’s ride-along seat (usually installed on the rear of an adult’s bicycle) which serves as the seat. This type of seat can usually be picked up on the cheap at a garage sale or thrift store. The foot rest area is cut away from the seat to make the foot holders for the pedals. The foot holders are cut about an

Adult Handcycle By Palmer

The Adult Handcycle by Palmer is a three-wheeled, hand propelled cycle designed for use by adults with arthritis or mobility, balance, or neurological disabilities. This cycle is designed for wheelchair users as a means of recreation or alternative mobility, and others who wish to exercise the upper torso. Features include ease of entry/exit, a low center of gravity, a choice of in-line or opposed cranking, three-speed coaster brake, parking brake, adjustable seat, and a large rear basket. OPT

Adventurer

The Adventurer is a three wheeled leg propelled cycle designed for teens and adults with lower extremity, neurological, and balance disabilities. This bike is fully adjustable. Standard features include foot straps on the pedals, a low-backed seat, waist and chest straps, a rear locking disc brake that can be optionally mounted on the handlebars or the assistance handle, a telescoping handlebar post with independently adjustable handlebars, and an assistance handle. OPTIONS: Six speed add-on, a

Adventurer (Model As 2600)

The Adventurer, model AS 2600, is a tricycle designed for use by adults with mobility, balance, or neurological disabilities. The cycle features a wide rear stance for added stability, a direct drive system that allows riders to pedal backwards to build momentum to go forward, and a step-on platform. The seat and upright handlebar height are adjustable, and the handlebar can be moved out of the way for dismounting. The seat is available in low- and high-back models. The cycle also features a se

Adventurer 2000 Bike

The Adventurer Bike is an adult tricycle designed to be ridden by individuals ages 14 and older with balance and severe physical disabilities. This tricycle provides stability with adaptable components that allow for multiple adjustments as well as portability. Adjustable features include rear steering to enable a caregiver to steer and brake, telescoping handlebars, bottom bracket and crank, locking hand brake, non-slip seat with seatbelt, and a neoprene footplate and pully. DIMENSIONS: The cyc

Adventurer Tandem

The Adnenturer Tandem is a three wheeled leg propelled cycle designed for teens and adults with lower extremity, neurological, and balance disabilities. This bike is fully adjustable. The front seat is a char-style seat with a back support and safety strap for a rider with disabilities who requires assisted riding; the rear seat is a standard bicycle saddle for a non-disabled rider. All steering and braking is controlled from the rear seat. Standard features include foot straps on both sets of p

Adventurer Tandem (Model Atp 2600)

The Adventurer Tandem, model ATP 2600, is a tandem tricycle designed for use by adults with mobility, balance, or neurological disabilities. This tandem cycle features a tubular steel frame, a wide rear stance for added stability, seven speeds, and two seats. The driver steers and controls the cycle from the rear, and the person with a disability sits in the front. The front seat and the front handlebar height are adjustable, and the front handlebar can be moved out of the way for dismounting. T

Afterburner Wheel Chair Pusher

The Afterburner Wheel Chair Pusher is a cycle attachment for the wheelchair designed to transport a person in a wheelchair without having to transfer her or him from the wheelchair, and to provide outdoor entertainment for individuals who use a wheelchair. The back portion of the Afterburner looks like a normal bicycle with a rear wheel, seat and pedals; however there is no front wheel or handle bars. The front of the device is designed to attach to the back of a wheelchair (included). The After

Amtryke Adult Series 2700 20 Inch Tricycle

The 2700 Series was developed to satisfy the requests of therapists who were seeking a cycle for higher functioning riders needing the full support provided by a wide wheelbase and stability of a tricycle. These tricycles are intended for use with teens/adults with disabilities or to provide mobility and exercise opportunities for teens and adults/seniors. The low step-through frame makes transfer safe and easy. The Safety steering lock pin allows for total control of steering.

Amtryke Proseries Tricycle (Models 1412, 1416, & 1420)

AmTryke ProSeries Tricycle, models 1412, 1416, & 1420, is a child's tricycle designed for use by children with cerebral palsy or neurological disabilities. This tricycle provides full support to children with low tone or who need truck support. It can be adapted to different sized riders as it has three foot crank positions and four seat post positions. Standard features include lap hook and loop straps, lateral supports, adjustable chest strap, adjustable length expanding pedals with hook a

Amtryke Therapeutic Tricycle (Models Am-9S, & Am-9Xs)

AmTryke Therapeutic Tricycle, models AM-9S and AM-9XS, is a child's hand- and leg-propelled tricycle designed for use by children with a wide range of disabilities to build strength and coordination. This tricycle has a steel step-through frame with a continuous chain mechanism for hand/foot movement. The adjustable-length frame has two sections that lock in place with a quick-turn knob. Other standard features include steering control on front of the steering column; foot plates with hook-and-l

Amtryke Therapeutic Tricycle (Models Am-12 50-0210 & Am-16 50-0411)

The AmTryke Therapeutic Tricylce, models AM-12 50-0210 & AM-16 50-0411, is a pediatric tricycle designed to be driven by both arms and legs to improve motor skills and strength development for children with physical disabilities. It benefits children with low tone or paralysis of lower extremities and those who need to build up normal muscle tone and control. Standard features include a four-way adjustable frame that dismantles for transport; four-way adjustable seating (up/down and in/out)

Ath-All Terrain Handcycle

The ATH- All Terrain Handcycle is a hand-propelled recumbent cycle designed for use by individuals with severe physical or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. It is designed for use on unpaved surfaces and trails. The Handcycle Elite features Shimano SLX components, including SLX M662 Derailleurs, SLX M660 9-speed Shifter Set, CS-HG61-12-36T cassette, SRAM PC-951 Chain, and Ergo-Lite handgrips. Other components are available. The crank arm is available in a variety of lengths and

Banana Peel

The Banana Peel is a recumbent- or prone-style, leg-powered child tricycle designed for use by individuals with physical disabilities. Designed for riders from 44 to 61 inches tall, this cycle features a weather-resistant nylon sling seat with high back positioned between the rear wheels with a low center of gravity for stability. The pedals are located slightly in front of the front wheel. Handgrips for steering and balance can be found on either side of the seat. All three mag wheels are of eq

Bicycle Modifications

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a child who has cerebral palsy to use a toy ride-on tractor. The child was able to pedal the tractor with guidance from a family member, but needed assistance with keeping his feet on the pedals and additional seated support. The existing seat on the tractor was replaced with a molded Sebel seat, raised from the seat platform to enable the child to comfortably reach the pedals. The seat was equipped with a pelvic seat belt with an easy-to-operate buckle. The

Buddy Bike Family (Model Bb102-Al-8)

The Buddy Bike Family, model BB102-AL-8, is a tandem bicycle designed for use by able adults and children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The bicycle allows the rear rider to control the steering, and places the child who may not be able to ride the bicycle safely on his or her own or who does not have the strength to pedal alone in the front seat. This tandem bicycle features an aluminum frame, eight speeds, dual handlebars on the same stem, a suspension fork with 60 millimeters (mm) t

Buddy Bike Sport (Model Bb104-Al-27)

The Buddy Bike Sport, model BB104-AL-27, is a tandem bicycle designed for use by able adults and children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The bicycle allows the rear rider to control the steering. A child, who may not be able to ride the bicycle safely on his or her own or who does not have the strength to pedal alone, rides on the front seat. This tandem bicycle features an aluminum sport frame, 27 speeds, dual handlebars on the same stem, a suspension fork with 60 millimeters (mm) tra

California Chariot

The California Chariot is a leg-propelled three wheel cycle designed for use by children ages six years of age and older with lower extremity disabilities. This cycle combines the movement of cycling with the propulsion of a skateboard, enabling use by children unable to perforn the rotational motion of pedaling. This cycle has a single front wheel, handle bars, and hand brakes similar to those found on a standard bicycle. Rather than sitting, the user stands with one foot on each of two skatebo

Carebike

The Carebike is a cycle attachment for wheelchairs. The unit comprises an anodized aluminum platform on wheels that attaches to a 21-speed comfort bike. It is designed to offer friends, family members and caregivers the convenience of taking a bike ride while still being close at hand to assist the wheelchair user. The wheelchair fits on the platform with the Carebike attached at the rear, giving the biker complete steering, stopping, and starting control.

Commander Tricycle

The Commander Tricycle is a powered three wheel cycle designed for use by individuals with arthritis, mobility disabilities, or neurological disabilities. This cycle has three large spoked wheels, a saddle-style seat, upright handlebars, twist grip speed controller, and a rear basket. POWER: Uses an under-basket utility battery for a range of 15 miles or an in-basket industrial battery for a range of 40 miles. A 6 amp automatic charger is included. A Bosch Executive 200 Drive unit is standard.

Converto Hand-Propelled Trike

The Converto Hand-Propelled Trike is a hand propelled tricycle designed with a low center of gravity for children ages 5 and above with little or no leg strength. The trike features an adjustable seat with back, a frame made of heavy duty cast aluminum alloy and steel, cushioned foot rests, and cast aluminum spokeless wheels with non-marking solid rubber tires. DIMENSIONS: Front wheel has a diameter of 16 inches; back wheels have diameter of 10 inches. WEIGHT: 35 pounds. WARRANTY: 5-year guaran

Converto Lo-Boy Trike

The Converto Lo-Boy Trike is a foot propelled tricycle designed with a low center of gravity for children ages 3 and above with minimum leg strength. The trike features an adjustable seat, a frame made of heavy duty cast aluminum alloy and steel, and cast aluminum spokeless wheels with non-marking solid rubber tires. OPTIONS: Pedals for children with special needs (please specify shoe size 7-9 or 10-13). DIMENSIONS: Front wheel has a diameter of 16 inches; back wheels have diameter of 10 inches.

Converto Whirl-O-Wheel & School-Age Whirl-O-Wheel

The Converto Whirl-O-Wheel and School-Age Whirl-O-Wheel are hand-propelled, "chariot style" tricycles for recreational use by children age 3 and over. The device consists of a hammock seat of non-stretchable vinyl suspended on a steel tubular frame. The user sits between two cast aluminum wheels with non-marking, solid rubber tires. Each large wheel is powered directly by means of a horizontal handgrip fastened close to the outer circumference. The rear end of the carrier rides on a small third

Counterpoint Opus Iv & Cl Semi-Recumbent Tandems

The Counterpoint Opus IV and CL Semi-Recumbent Tandems are specially designed to accommodate a wide range of riders including paraplegics, quadriplegics, seniors, and young children. These two wheeled cycles have a racing style seat for the driver (rear rider) and a semi-recumbent seat for the front rider. Both riders may pedal independently. Complete forward visibility is featured for both riders. The cycles have a stainless steel rear crank boom with a folding front boom, rear rider steering,

Counterpoint Presto Recumbent

The Counterpoint Presto Recumbent, models SE, CL, MM, and CA, is a recumbent-style leg-powered bicycle. The recumbent-style seat transfers the rider's weight from the hands to the seat, and takes the strain off the back and neck associated with racing-style cycles. FRAME: Blend of 4130 chromoly, stainless steel, and high tensile frame tubes. The crank boom is adjustable to accommodate inseam measurements from 28 to 35 inches. SEAT: The full support seat is made of breathable mesh fabric with a m

Custom Motorized Trikes

Custom Motorized Trikes are powered adult tricycles designed for use by individuals with mobility or lower extremity disabilities. Motorcycles and sidecars are custom converted to motorized tricycles with hand controls that eliminate shifting with the left foot. Honda and Harley Davidson models can be converted using Motor Trike conversion kits. OPTIONS: Kliktronic electronic shifter; Champion reverse gears; Champion EZ-Steer; trailer hitch dock.

Custom Powered Scooter

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype a custom powered scooter for an child with Thrombocytopenia with Absent Radius (TAR) syndrome that assists him in traveling but is not as cumbersome and restrictive as a powered wheelchair. The Custom Powered Scooter is modified from an E200 Razor electric scooter. Custom additions include a free-wheel mechanism, adjustable seat, auxiliary wheels, extended handlebar, and foot-mounted brake and accelerator controls. A one-way bearing incorpo

Cycl-One 3, 12, 48

The Cycl-One is a cycle attachment for manual wheelchairs designed to transform the chair into a hand-propelled cycle. The attachment consists of a front wheel, handcrank shaft, and attachments for mounting onto the wheelchair frame. FRAME: The frame is made of high tensile steel tubing and the crankset is alloy with a 28-tooth chainring (3 and 12 speed models) and 34 tooth chainring on the 48-speed model. HANDLES: The "together"-style hand pedals with parallel horizontal handgrips are designed

D.I.Y. Adaptive Tricycle

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Helps children with movement disabilities ride a tricycle safely with guidance. A store-bought tricycle is adapted with the addition of foot holders, a seat back, seat belt and a PVC pipe push bar. COMMENTS: The DIY Adaptive Tricycle is designed for children with mobility issues, low muscle tone, or other disabilities that prevent them from riding independently. SKILLS REQUIRED: Basic construction (fine motor skills). AUTHOR: Unspecified. TITLE: Adapti

Deluxe Steer & Stroll Trike

The Deluxe Steer & Stroll Tricycle is a child's tricycle designed for use by children with lower extremity or mobility disabilities. Designed for children two to five years of age, this tricycle has a rear push handle and an internal geared steering feature that enables an adult to turn the front wheel with push handle. Freewheeling pedals allow the rider to coast while an adult pushes. When the stroller-style handle is no longer required, it can be removed. Other features include an oversi

Desoto Classic

The Desoto Classic is an adult, leg-powered tricycle designed for individuals with physical disabilities. This cycle features a low step-through frame for facilitated mounting, a low gear ratio for easy pedaling, high-rise handlebars, a western saddle-style bike seat, a vinyl-coated basket located behind the seat, a complete reflector package, a chrome front fender, and a front caliper brake with parking lock. This cycle also features a covered chain and sprocket for safety, three large spoked w

Discovery Bike

The Discovery Bike is a three wheeled leg propelled cycle designed for use by children with lower extremity, neurological, or balance disabilities. This bike is fully adjustable and has independently adjustable handlebars and post. The pedals automatically move when the bike is moved, assisting new riders in learning the proper reciprocal leg movements and the bike can be pedaled forward and backward. Standard features include locking hand brakes, foot straps on the pedals, a low-backed seat, an

Discovery Bike Wide Glide

The Discovery Bike Wide Glide is a three wheeled leg propelled cycle with a wide wheel base designed for use by children with lower extremity, neurological, or balance disabilities. This bike is fully adjustable and has independently adjustable handlebars and post. The pedals automatically move when the bike is moved, assisting new riders in learning the proper reciprocal leg movements and the bike can be pedaled forward and backward. Standard features include locking hand brakes, foot straps on

Discovery Series (Models Dcp 12 Rs, Dcp 16, & Dcp 16 Wg)

The Discovery Series are child or junior tricycles designed for use by children and adolescents with mobility or neurological disabilities. The DCP 12 RS tricycle features direct drive and low gear ratios for smoother pedaling motion. A limited front-wheel turning radius, wide wheelbase, and low center of gravity aid in safety and stability. The seat and upright handlebar height are adjustable, and the handlebar can be moved out of the way for dismounting. The seat is available in low- and high-

Double Joyrider

The Double Joyrider is a 4-wheeled cycle with side-by-side seating for two people designed for use by individuals with balance, neurological, or physical disabilities. Designed similarly to a over-sized three-wheeler, this cycle features two large mag wheels in the rear and two independent smaller mag front wheels. This cycle offers independent pedaling, enabling two riders to pedal, one rider to pedal while the other rests, or one rider to pedal alone. Standard features include individual handl

Dreamfit Motorcycle

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a motorcycle that can be used by individuals with paraplegia. Inspired by a paraplegic ex-motorcross champion, West Australian Darren Lomman established a project to create a motocycle for paraplegic riders based on a heavily modified Honda CBR250RR. The prototype is road licensed and operational and has the potential to become a commercial product. Started as a university project, the Dreamfit CBR250RR has been modified to suit riders p

Duet, The

The Duet is a wheelchair tandem cycle designed to provide recreational transportation for two: a wheelchair user or rider with partial or severe physical disabilities, cognitive or visual disabilities, or a pediatric or geriatric passenger, and a non-disabled cyclist. The engineering of the cycle allows passengers from 20 to 275 pounds to fit comfortably by simple adjustments or by using a combination of matching upholstery accessories, seat cushions, and supports. Larger passengers are as easy

Dura-Trikes (Models W5983 & W6295)

Dura-Trikes are child tricycles designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. These trikes feature thick steel frames with rustproof electroplate finishes, a poly cush seat for comfort and back support, spokeless wheels, and solid rubber tires. SIZES: Model W5983 is medium and model W6295 is large. DIMENSIONS: The medium trike has a 12-inch front wheel, a 15.75-inch high seat, and a handlebar height of 25.5 inches. The large trike has a 14-inch front wheel, a seat height of 16.5 inche

El Tucura Off-Road Trike

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of an off-road hand-propelled tricycle for individuals with paraplegia or other mobility disabilities. The El Tucura ("the Grasshopper") is a hand-propelled trike that provides paraplegic users the opportunity to enjoy the thrill of off-road, downhill, mountain biking. The El Tucura’s crank handle drive allows hands to be free for steering while accelerating. The three 180-millimeter disc brakes and a 250-millimeter suspension provide add

Excelerator Xlt Handcycle

The Excelerator XLT Handcycle is a hand propelled cycle for adults with mobility disabilities. Capable of reaching speeds up to 20 miles per hour, this three-wheeled, hand-crank cycle features stable maneuverability for those who enjoy competitive cycling. With a Shimano 7-speed hub and reverse drum braking, this cycle can reach up to 24 different speeds. A fully adjustable chain tension idler lets the rider adjust the crank height without having to add or remove chain links. FRAME: Made of ova

Excelerator Handcycle

The Excelerator Handcycle is a hand propelled cycle for adults with mobility or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. Capable of reaching speeds up to 30 miles per hour (mph), this three-wheeled, hand-crank cycle features stable maneuverability and is a way to exercise or cross-train. Super-7 shifters are positioned for easy accessibility and the Sachs Super-7 hub, with reverse braking, lets the user back up without taking his/her hands off the handles to stop or find a neutral zo

Expedition & Expedition Wide Glide

The Expedition is a hand propelled cycle designed for use by children four feet, eight inches tall or less who have lower extremity disabilities. Riders use a rowing-style push/pull arm motion to propell this cycle. This adjustable bike features foot mounts with foot straps, a low-backed seat with safety strap, and a telescopic post and adjustable handlebars that can be repositioned as needed to meet the needs of the rider or to allow more room for transfers.The Expedition Wide Glide has the sam

Ez Roll Regal

The EZ Roll Regal is a leg-powered tricycle for adults and youth with balance or coordination disabilitgies. This cycle features an adjustable frame for a custom fit to the user, a wide tractor-style seat with a low back, high-rise handlebars, a vinyl-coated basket located behind the seat, a front V brake with parking lever, a full reflector package, safety flag and a front chrome fender. This cylce features three alloy wheels with treaded pneumatic tires. OPTIONS: Coaster brake, three-speed coa

Foot And Hand Cycle

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype of an exercise vehicle for persons with varying physical disabilities that prevents beneficial physical exercise through traditional cycling. The Foot and Hand Cycle, First Iteration (FAHC1) allows the rider to use both the hands and feet to power a tricycle intended for street use. The FAHC1 combines the ergonomics of an elliptical aerobics machine with the traditional pedal and gear system of a recumbent bicycle for its power train. The

Foot Powered Cycle

The Foot Powered Cycle is a foot-propelled tricycle designed for children and adults ages 5 and above with balance disabilities. The user pedals with his or her feet to propel this trike. It features front wheel drive with a single speed. The cycle is custom-designed and fitted to each user using his or her measurements and guidelines to ensure a perfect fit. OPTIONS: Can be modified for a rider with only one hand or one foot. COLOR: Red or blue. CAPACITY: 250 pounds.

Freedom 3 Cycles (Models Jpr 160 & Jpr 200)

Freedom 3 Cycles are recumbent-style, leg-powered tricycles designed for use by individuals with neurological and balance disabilities. Both of these cycles feature a tubular steel frame, an adjustable seat, chest supports, large foam handlebars, and rear wheel housing. The pedals are located slightly in front of the front wheel. Both models have three mag wheels and pneumatic tires. A safety strap and a side assistance handle enable the cycles to be pulled or steered by a companion, and an emer

Freedom Cycle Adult Tricycle

The Freedom Adult Tricycle is an adult tricycle designed for use by seniors and individuals with lower extremity, balance, or mobility disabilities. This one-speed cycle has a steady three-wheeled design for ease in balancing and the low-profile unisex frame folds for storage and transport. Features include an adjustable seat and upright handlebars; a wide, padded saddle seat; safety-flashing LED lights on the pedals; a trip odometer; a large rear basket, foot and hand brakes; and a ding-dong be

Freedom Ryder Frh-1

The Freedom Ryder FRH-1 is a hand-propelled three-wheel cycle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This handcycle features headset steering, and it has an adjustable two-piece frame that separates for transport or storage. The FRH-1 comes standard with Shimano LX Rapid-fire shifters mounted on T-handles, Shimano LX top derailleur, Shimano XT bottom derailleur, Shimano LX triple with ramped chainrings, FSA Euro bottom bracket set, an

Freedom Ryder Frh-1A

The Freedom Ryder FRH-1A is a hand-propelled three-wheel cycle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This handcycle uses headset steering and comes standard with SCRAM trigger shifters mounted on T-handles, SCRAM front and rear derailleurs, and a chainring gear shifter. FRAME: 7000 series aluminum frame. SEAT: Custom contoured, aluminum two-piece seat with adjustable back and fully covered padded seat back and bottom. CUSHION: Dual d

Freedom Ryder Frh-1X Series (Models Frh-1A X-250, Frh-1A X-350, Frh-1 X-250 & Frh-1 X-350)

The Freedom Ryder FRH-1X series, models FRH-1A X-250, FRH-1A X-350, FRH-1 X-250 and FRH-1 X-350, is a power-assisted three-wheeled cycled designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This handcycle adds an electric power system to Freedom Ryder FRH-1 and FRH-1A models (see separate entries). The FRH-1X series features Lithium Manganese battery technology from BionX. The electric power system includes a motor inside the front wheel hub of th

Freedom Ryder Stage 1 & 2

Freedom Ryder Stage 1 and Stage 2 is a hand propelled cycle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This three-wheeled handcycle features Freedom Ryder’s Body Lean Steering technology and has an adjustable two-piece frame that separates into two pieces for transport or storage. Stage 1 comes with Shimano components, and Stage 2 comes with Shimano LX components. FRAME: 4130 Chrome Moly frame; Delron T-handles with sealed cartridge beari

Freerider Bicycle

The Freerider Bicycle is a hand-propelled bicycle designed for use by individuals with neurological or lower extremity disabilities, cerebral palsy, or spinal cord injury. This hands only, two-wheel, human powered vehicle has retractable outriders to maintain its balance. The user steers left and right by moving the handles forward and back. The wide seat is at wheelchair height to aid in transfers and can be adjusted forward and back or angled up and down. Other features include a back support

Fun Cycle

The Fun Cycle is a recumbent or prone-style, leg-powered tricycle designed for use by teens and adults with balance or physical disabilities. Designed for riders from 62 to 74 inches tall, this cycle features a weather-resistant nylon sling seat with high back positioned between the rear wheels with a low center of gravity for stability. The pedals are located slightly in front of the front wheel. Handgrips on each side at hip height for steering and balance. All three mag wheels are of equal d

Funbike

Funbike is a handcycle wheelchair attachment designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities, neurological disabilities, or spinal cord injury. This unit includes a wheel and hand crank which attach to a wheelchair to convert it temporarily into a hand-propelled cycle. The unit can be attached to a fixed frame wheelchair (recommended) or to a folding wheelchair without removable footrests. The frame and most components are made of aluminum. Standard features include a 20-inch diameter

Glide Electric Tricycle

The Glide Electric Tricycle is designed for children and adults with lower extremity disabilities. Users can pedal and then switch to the wrist controlled throttle. Has a rechargeable 500W motor powered by a 36 V SLA battery, which can be plugged into any wall electrical socket.

Go Go Roller

The Go Go Roller is a two-pedaled transport device that was created with the idea that children can give it rough treatment without damaging it. The wheels, the steel shafts and the pedals form a unified whole, which provides sturdiness and strength. Children can pedal their way around, while developing important gross motor skills and hand eye coordination.

Greenspeed Hand Trike (Model Gth)

The Greenspeed GTH Hand Trike is a hand propelled adult tricycle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This hand- cranked recumbent tricycle is both propelled and steered by the crank handles, which are joined to the two front wheels by a steering column and linkages. The turning radius is 10 feet 10 inches. The drive is taken under the seat to the rear wheel, so in hill climbing the weight on the rear wheel increases as the slope of

Hand And Foot Powered Cycle

The Hand and Foot Powered Cycle is a hand- and foot-propelled tricycle designed for children and adults ages 5 and above with neuromuscular disabilities or cerebral palsy who need to use both their feet and hands to propel the cycle. The user pedals with his or her feet and/or pushes and pulls the handlebars to propel this cycle. It features front wheel drive with a single speed. The cycle is custom-designed and fitted to each user using his or her measurements and guidelines to ensure a perfect

Hand And Foot Powered Pediatric Cycle

The Hand and Foot Powered Pediatric Cycle is a child's hand and foot-propelled tricycle designed for children ages 2 through 6 with neuromuscular disabilities or cerebral palsy who need to use both their feet and hands to propel the cycle. Children pedal with their feet and push and pull the handlebars to propel this cycle. It features front wheel drive with a single speed. The cycle is custom-designed and fitted to each child using his or her measurements and guidelines to ensure a perfect fit.

Hand Driven Mobility Aid Cycle (Models 6B.1, 6B.2, 6B.3, & 6B.4)

The Hand Driven Mobility Aid Cycle (models 6B.1, 6B.2, 6B.3, AND 6B.4) are hand propelled children's tricycles. These tricycles are customizable/adaptable to various levels of dysfunction. Features include a 1-piece seat that provides low back support, abduction wedge, verticle handlebars, 45-degree hip control belt, rubber tires, and an extra wide steel frame with a 19-inch wide rear wheel base for stability. Leg cuffs, foot positioning harnesses, and hand and wrist accessories are available op

Hand Only Pediatric Cycle

The Hand Only Pediatric Cycle is a child's hand-propelled tricycle designed for children ages 2 through 6 with neuromuscular disabilities or cerebral palsy who need to use their hands to propel the cycle. Children push and pull the handlebars to propel this cycle. It features front wheel drive with a single speed. The cycle is custom-designed and fitted to each child using his or her measurements and guidelines to ensure a perfect fit. COLOR: Red or blue. CAPACITY: 250 pounds.

Hand Powered Cycle

The Hand Powered Cycle is a hand-propelled tricycle designed for children and adults ages 5 and above with neuromuscular disabilities or cerebral palsy who need to use their hands to propel the cycle. The user pushes and pulls the handlebars to propel this cycle. A footrest platform replaces the pedals of a traditional cycle. It features front wheel drive with a single speed. The cycle will coast with the handlebar held still. The cycle is custom-designed and fitted to each user using his or her

Handbike

The HandBike is a hand-propelled bicycle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This bicycle has outriggers that prevent it from falling over if its speed becomes too slow for stability. The frame is made from high strength 4130 chrome-moly and the seat, leg rests, and outriggers are made from 6061 alloy. Other features include Sun CR18 wheels with 451 alloy rims and IRC 1-1/8 inch road tires; Shimano Ultegra rear hub and Sram (Sachs) 3x7 front h

Handcycle Elite

The Handcycle Elite is a hand-propelled recumbent cycle designed for use by individuals with severe physical or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. The Handcycle Elite features Shimano components, including Dura-Ace Chain Ring, XTR-Shadow Derailleur, XTR RapidFire Shifters, XTR titanium cassette, SRAM Hollow Pin Chain, and Ergo-Lite handgrips. FRAME: The seat frame is (LxW) 16 x 16 inches. The frame, fork leg hanger and clamps are made of magnesium alloy, and it has titanium hard

Haverich 27 Racing Tricycle

The Haverich 27" Racing Tricycle is an adult three-wheeled cycle designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. The tricycle has features for racing such as 12-speed derailleur gears, hydraulic front brake, front mudguard, lights, and pedals with toe clips and straps.

Haverich Specialized Tricycle

The Haverich Specialized Tricycle is an adult tricycle for upper extremity amputees and persons with dysmelia. The dysmelia handlebars can be mounted on any of the Haverich tricycle models, and features chin-activated directional indicators and horn. (See separate entries on various tricycle specifications.)

Haverich Three-Wheeler Tandem 20"

The Haverich Three-Wheeler Tandem 20" is a three wheel tandem cycle for persons with severe disabilities, blindness, low vision, or dysmelia. Standard equipment on this tandem cycle includes folding front frame, reinforced rear axle, rear wheel mudguards, Torpedo 3-speed free wheel hub with coaster brake, front wheel drum brake, lock, and lights. DIMENSIONS: Minimum distance from seat top to pedal (in bottom position) is 27.5 inches in front, and 24 inches in rear; Overall Width of rear axle is

Haverich Three-Wheeler Tandem 26"

The Haverich Three-Wheeler Tandem 26" is a three wheel tandem cycle for persons with blindness, low vision, severe disabilities, or dysmelia. Standard equipment on the 26-inch three-wheel tandem includes reinforced rear axle, rear wheel mudguards, Torpedo 3-speed free wheel hub with coaster brake, front wheel drum brake, lock, and lights. DIMENSIONS: Minimum distance from seat top to pedal (in bottom position) is 31.5 inches for both the front and rear seats; Overall Width of rear axle is 31 inc

Haverich Tricycle Ba

The Haverich Tricycle BA is an arm-powered tricycle for children and adults who have had transverse lesion of the spinal cord, dysmelia, or for lower extremity amputees. The arm-powered drive unit replaces standard handlebars, and foot platforms take the place of foot pedals. The arm- powered drive unit is available on tricycle models 16/16 and upwards. The tricycles feature rigid drive train for forward and reverse riding, front caliper brake, dismantlable rear axle, wraparound backrest with p

Haverich Tricycle Model 12/12

The Haverich Tricycle Model 12/12 is a child tricycle recommended for children ages 1.5 to 3.5 years old who may need upper body support when seated on a cycle and aid in keeping their legs on the pedals. Standard equipment on Model 12/12 has a steering lock angle limiter, rigid drive train for forward and reverse riding, dual front caliper and drum brake, and a parking brake lever. The vertically adjustable handlebars can also be positioned sufficiently forward so that the rider can keep his/he

Haverich Tricycle Model 16/16

The Haverich Tricycle Model 16/16 is an orthopedic child tricycle recommended by the manufacturer for children from 3 to 6 years old who may have difficulty with upper body control or positioning, and/or keeping their feet on the pedals. Standard equipment on Model 16/16 includes steering lock angle limiter, dismantlable rear axle, rigid drive train for forward and reverse riding, dual front caliper and drum brake, and parking brake lever. The vertically adjustable handlebars can also be positio

Haverich Tricycle Model 20/16

The Haverich Tricycle Model 20/16 is a child tricycle recommended by the manufacturer for children 5 to 8 years old who may have difficulty with upper body control and positioning or with keeping their feet on the pedals. The Model 20/16 has steering lock angle limiter, dismantlable rear axle and folding frame, rigid drive train for forward and reverse riding, dual front caliper and drum brake, and parking brake lever. The vertically adjustable handlebars can also be positioned sufficiently forw

Haverich Tricycle Model 24/20

The Haverich Tricycle Model 24/20 is an orthopedic child tricycle recommended by the manufacturer for children age 8 to 12 years who have difficulty sitting upright, poor balance, or trouble keeping their feet on the pedals. The Model 24/20 has dismantlable rear axle, folding frame, rigid drive train for forward and reverse riding, dual front caliper and drum brake, and a parking brake lever. The vertically adjustable handlebars can also be positioned sufficiently forward of the rider so that he

Haverich Tricycle Quatriped Drive

The Haverich Tricycle Quatriped Drive is an arm- and leg-powered tricycle for children and adults suffering from transverse lesion of the spinal cord. The Quatriped Drive tricycles have the arm-power drive that replaces the standard handlebars on any of the Haverich tricycle models from 16/16 and up (see separate entries). These tricycles feature a rigid drive train for forward and reverse riding, front caliper brake, dismantlable rear axle, foot rests with leg guides, standard back rest and che

Haverich Two-Wheeler Tandem 20"

The Haverich Two-Wheeler Tandem 20" is a tandem bicycle for persons with blindness, low vision, or dysmelia. The tandem's standard equipment includes Torpedo 3-speed free wheel hub with coaster brake, front wheel drum brake, lock, kickstand, lights, and folding front frame. DIMENSIONS: Minimum distance from seat top to pedal (in bottom position) is 27.5 inches in front and 24 inches in rear; Overall length is 79 inches. WHEELS: Both front and rear wheels are 20 x 2 inches and have 36 stainless s

Heritage Series (Models Hsr 12, Hsr 20, & Hsr 20 Hd)

The Heitage Series are tricycles designed for use by individuals with balance and neurological disabilities. Model HSR 12 tricycle features a tubular steel frame that allows people with limited range of motion to place their legs forward and direct drive and low gear ratios for smoother pedaling motion. A limited front-wheel turning radius, wide wheelbase, and low center of gravity aid in safety and stability. The seat is low to the ground and, and the handlebar can be moved out of the way for d

Home-Built Trike

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted tandem, recumbent and upright tricycle for a young adult with traumatic brain injury and limited mobility to aid in his recovery. Unable to local any adaptive tandem bikes that would meet his son's needs, the father who has a background in mechanical engineering spent six months designing and building a custom adapted trike. Like many commercially-available tandem cycles, the design puts the front passenger (the son) in the

Imp Tricycle

The Imp Tricycle is a child's three wheel cycle designed for use by children with neurological or physical disabilities. This cycle has a seat with many positioning options, a low gear ratio to aid in pedaling, large wheels, and small handlebars for smaller fingers and hands. OPTIONS: Adjustable back/trunk support; in-line trunk support with pelvic strap; foot sandals with pedal straps and pulley system; leg calipers; padded abduction wedge below the saddle; padded center steering loop; vertical

Journey Prone Bike

The Journey Prone Bike is a three wheeled leg propelled cycle designed for children who cannot sit upright while cycling. Configured with two smaller wheels in the front and one large wheel in the back, this bike is fully adjustable and provides full support for cycling in the prone position. The leg length, seat height, chest support, and width between the front wheels are adjustable to accommodate growth and multiple users. Standard features include Velcro foot straps on the pedals, a high-bac

Joyrider & Junior Joyrider

The JoyRider and Junior JoyRider are leg-powered tricycles for children and adults of all ages. These cycles are built for stability and feature an open frame design for easy access and transfers. The molded bucket-style seats are adjustable and position the user in a semi-recumbent position. The seat on the Jr. Joyrider includes a seat belt. These cycles feature swing-away handlebars and a drum brake and have two large steel or mag rear wheels, and a smaller front wheel. A vinyl-coated basket a

Kettrike Happy Navigator

Happy Navigator from Kettrike is a child's tricycle designed for use by children with disabilities. This is an adapted version of a standard tricycle with a push bar, AM-9 pedal plates, and a seat belt. It has an adjustable steel step-through frame with multiple telescoping frame settings. The handlebars can be locked into place to allow a parent to steer with the push bar. Auto-Freewheel allows children to rest their feet on the pedals while parents guide them. Other features include Safety-Tra

Kids Handcycle By Palmer

The Kids Handcycle by Palmer is a three-wheeled, hand propelled cycle designed for use by children with spinal cord injury, arthritis, or mobility, balance, or neurological disabilities. Features include ease of entry/exit, a low center of gravity, a choice of in-line or opposed cranking, coaster brake, parking brake, foot bar with toe and heel straps, adjustable seat with seat belt, mag wheels, front fender, and a large rear basket. OPTIONS: Vertical handgrips. DIMENSIONS (WxLxH): 27 x 57 x 30

Li'l Excelerator Handcycle

The Li'l Excelerator Handcycle is a hand propelled cycle for younger riders with mobility or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. Designed for children aged five to fifteen or small adults and 48 to 62 inches tall, this lightweight, three-wheeled cycle has a 7-speed hub with reverse braking, enabling the user's hands to remain on the cranks. And, with fully adjustable chain tension idler, there is no need to add or remove chain links with crank height adjustments. The cycle's upri

Lightning Handcycle

The Lightning Handcycle is a hand propelled tricycle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This lightweight 8- or 9-speed racing cycle is customized to fit the individual rider. FRAME: 4130 Chromoly frame with adjustable B-B position, leg hook position, and steering axis. The frame is powder coated with a choice of colors. The cycle has Shimano CS-HG5018130 11-30T 8-speed or Shimano CS-HG50-9 11-32T 9-speed gear with Shimano FD-M510

Little Ram (Model 6A4)

The Little Ram, model 6A4, is a child's tricycle designed for use by children with physical disabilities. The basic unit has a powder-coated steel frame with nylon bushings; a bucket seat with tilt forward/back seat adjustment and infinite back to front positioning; cushioned drop-style handlebars; solid synthetic rubber tires (latex free); large, slip-resistant pedals; turn-stop to help prevent tipping; steel foot crank; and solid wheel rims. There are no steps for getting on this tricycle. DIM

Low Rider And Junior Low Rider

The Low Rider is a chopper-style, leg-propelled three wheel cycle designed for children and adults from 36 to 74 inches tall with physical disabilities. FRAME: Silver heavy-duty square main frame. This cycle has chrome, chopper-style handlebars with extended front struts. A safety flag with mounting bracket is standard. SEAT: Fully-adjustable, quick-release seat with a black western-style saddle and a contoured backrest. WHEELS: 20-inch rust-proof rear mag wheels with pneumatic tires and a rust-

Mini Peel, The

The Mini Peel is a recumbent or prone-style leg-powered tricycle designed for use by toddlers and young children with physical or balance disabilities. Part of the Fun Cycle series it is designed for riders from 36 to 41 inches tall. This cycle features a weather-resistant nylon sling seat with high back positioned between the rear wheels with a low center of gravity for stability. The pedals are located slightly in front of the front wheel. Handgrips on each side at hip height for steering an

Mini Tri-Lo, Standard Tri-Lo, Large Tri-Lo, & Adult Tri-Lo

The Mini Tri-Lo (TM1), Standard Tri-Lo (TS1), Large Tri-Lo (TL1), and Adult Tri-Lo (TA1) are hand-propelled three-wheeled cycles for children, youth, and adults. These fully enclosed chain-drive cycles feature opposed hand-pedal action with horizontal handle grips and hand steering. FRAME: The metallic tubing frame has a foot platform and anti-tipping device. It is adjustable and disassembles for transport or storage. SEAT: Chair-style seats are fully padded with a padded backrest, padded detac

Mobility Aid Cycle (Models 6A.1, 6A.2, & 6A.3)

Mobility Aid Cycles 6A.1, 6A.2, and 6A.3 are child foot driven tricycles that are customizable/adaptable to various levels of dysfunction. Features include a 1-piece seat with low back support, abduction wedge, vertical handlebars, 45-degree hip control belt, rubber tires, and an extra wide steel frame. Leg cuffs are optional. SIZES: Model 6A.1 fits leg length (heel bottom to hip joint) 11 to 17 inches; Model 6A.2 fits leg lengths 16 to 22 inches; and Model 6A.3 fits leg lengths 21 to 27 inches.

Mobility Trike (Models W6459 & W6460)

Modified tricycle for children 2 to 7 years old and under 68 pounds. Features heavy steel frame; spokeless, solid rubber tires; 12 inch diameter front wheel; turning stop to help prevent tipping; wide rear axis; full buttock/back support seat with seat belt which adjusts from 16 to 24 inches; upright handlebars with velcro straps to secure hands. Model W6460 includes following accessories: upper trunk support (W6461), abduction pad (W6462), foot harness (W6463), lower back restraining belt (W646

Modifications To A Bicycle

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a child with cerebral palsy, developmental disabilities, and vision and hearing impairments to ride a two-wheeled bike. The commercially-purchased bike was equipped with a high-riser bar at the back of the wide seat. A padded backrest was attached to the bar. The rear wheel was fixed and stabilizer wheels on sprung outrigger brackets were added. PVC plastic foot cups with straps were added to the pedals to keep the rider’s foot in position. TITLE: Playing an

Modifications To Electric Tricycle

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create custom adaptions to an electronic tricycle to slow acceleration and provide a safe, secure bucket seat for a child with ataxic cerebral palsy. Ataxic cerebral palsy causes the child to be unsteady and a little shaky but does not diminish the child’s desire for speed. In order to accommodate the child’s “need for speed,” a custom adaptation was created using an electric ride on tricycle acquired through funding by the Family Assistance Fundi

Modified Bicycle

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a custom adaptation of a bicycle for a person with limb amputation. TADNSW’s FREEDOM WHEELS® modified bike service adapted and provided the patron with a bicycle; however, the patron had problems on uphill and uneven surfaces using the bicycle. However, a prototype for a rode that can link between two bikes was being developed and it was perceived that this might solve the patron’s problem—particularly since the patron and her husband were adult riders and

Modified Bicycle

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable a child with severe physical disabilities to experience bicycle riding. Designed for a child who is unable to walk or sit upright unaided, this cycle was created by modifying a standard child's two-wheeler. The first adaptation was to add a tow bar to the bike frame at the handle bars.The tow bar is equipped with a hand brake to aid in slowing the bike when going downhill. The existing seat was replaced by a larger one that provides greater stability; the se

Modified Bicycle For Teenage With Cerebral Palsy

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a customized bicycle for a teenager with cerebral palsy and developmental delays. An evaluation of the teenager with disabilities determined the only modifications needed were a larger seat, outrigger wheels, and foot cups. The new-design outrigger wheels can be easily removed and reattached, making transport and storage much easier. While the modifications were minor, the results were major. The consumer is now able to get necessary exercise while doing an

Modified Bicycle Handlebar

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted bicycle handlebar for a child whose left arm is shorter than her right. The difference in length between the arms made bike riding uncomfortable for the little girl since she could not quite reach the handlebar. The TAD volunteer measured the bike and the distance between the girl's hand and handlebar, and fitted the bike with a handlebar extension. The extension was made from steel tubing and sized to meet the girl's left

Modified Bike

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a modified bike for a child with Hypomelanosis of Ito syndrome. A 6-year-old had a congenital dislocation of the left hip which caused stiffness in his hip and one leg to be slightly shorter than the other. While out shopping, the child and his mother saw a bike that was nearly the right size for the child but required modifications for him to keep his left foot on the pedal. TAD volunteers converted the bike from a free wheel to a fixed wh

Modified Bike

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted bike modification for a child with spastic diplegia. The boy’s condition mainly affects his lower limbs but he is still able to walk short distances using a walker and his motor skills and strength in his left hand are also affected. The bike did not require extensive modification as the child has reasonable upper body strength. The bike modifications include a wider seat and outrigger wheels, plus a high-riser bar with pad

Modified Bike

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To provide a custom adapted bike for an active adult with Down syndrome. FREEDOM WHEELS adapted a bike to include a wider seat and outrigger wheels that could be removed later if the individual developed enough skill to ride on her own. This adaptation allowed the individual to combine her love of swimming and riding by competing in the Triathlon Pink, which supports breast research. TITLE: Lucy’s Triathlon. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 30, Numb

Modified Bike

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To provide a custom adapted bike for a child with bilateral ulnar club hand. The child’s arms and hands are not completed developed. Her right arm is longer and can straighten more easily, and she has some ability to grip with her right hand, whereas her left arm is less able to straighten or grip. When younger the child could use a standard bike with one hand, but a heavier bike is too difficult to steer one-handed. FREEDOM WHEELS was able to const

Modified Bike

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted bicycle for a child with global developmental delay and epilepsy. Freedom Wheels Modified Mike Service created a customized bike which enables the child to join in riding with his brother and sister on family outings, and provides an enjoyable and different way of moving that also improves his muscle strength. In addition to the standard outrigger wheels, the bike's seat has a number of supports including hip and thoracic f

Modified Bikes

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted bike for a child with Down syndrome and mild visual impairment. FREEDOM WHEELS® created a bike with a wider seat, outrigger wheels, toe clips, and a tow bar. Aside from learning how to climb onto the bike with assistance from his father, the child has already begun to enjoy being on the bike and has started to pedal on his own; although his father still pulls him over rougher terrain on occasion. TITLE: Easy Riding. JOURNA

Modified Bikes

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted bike for a mother who is nervous of bikes and wants to ride with her Down syndrome and mild visual impaired child. The mother had ridden a bike since an accident she had while riding on one when she was a young child. FREEDOM WHEELS® created a bike with a wider seat and outrigger wheels for her. Despite being nervous to start, she had gradually developed more confidence and hopes to eventually remove her outrigger wheels. T

Modified Child Bike

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted bike for a child with muscular dystrophy. The FREEDOM WHEELS workshop modification included the usual outrigger wheels and wider seat, plus hip and thoracic supports, a padded head plate, foot cups, and a tow handle. The handlebars were extended to make them easier for the child to reach. TITLE: Jaxson’s Wheels. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Volume 29, Number 3, September 2009: p. 11. PAGES: 2 (including cover).

Modified Child Tricycle

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adaption of a child tricycle for a child with Collagen 6 Myopathy. The child does not have enough strength to turn the tricycle pedals but is able to propel the trike himself using his feed on the smooth floor tiles in the family home. First, the pedals were removed, the cranks straightened, and then reattached to 25 millimeters out from the front wheel hub. This allows the child to use the pedals as footrests when he tires and nee

Modified Powered Trike

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To provide a customized powered trike for a child with spinal muscular atrophy type II. This customization begins with a simple trike which uses a press foot control connected to a battery that powers the motor. First the foot pedals are disconnected and a circuit board was added to adapt the trike for hand control. The trike is then operated by two specially designed grip-style hand switches which are mounted on each handlebar. The switches plug int

Modified Scooter

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create an adapted scooter for a teenage girl with cerebral palsy and hemiplegia on the right side that affects her control and balance. The young adult was eager to get a scooter but was unable to balance on just two wheels. A local skate shop offered wheeled scooters for children but none for teens leaving a modified scooter as the teen’s best option. The back of a regular scooter was cut off, and an axle was connected to the original back wheel

Monomano Cycling System

The MonoMano Cycling System is a leg-propelled adult tricycle with adapted tricycle handlebars intended for upper extremity amputees and others who have the use of only one hand, including stroke survivors and people with brain injury or arthritis. This system includes a Sun Bicycles EZ-3 recumbent tricycle with the MonoMano Handlebar (see separate entry) attached to the horizontal support beam in the center of the trike's standard U-shaped handlebar. The design of the MonoMano Handlebar enables

One-Off Handcycle

The One-Off Handcycle is a hand-propelled three-wheel cycle designed for use by individuals with mobility or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. The cycle's frame is made from 4130 chrome moly steel tubing with, disk brakes for all three wheels, and a 24-speed transmission with two Schlumpf Mountain Drives and an eight- speed derrailleur. Gears are widely spaced with no overlapping ratios ranging from 3.7 to 55 gear inches. OPTIONS: Custom painting; increased or decreased gearing

OPair Wheelchair Bike

Palmer Independence (Model 24)

The Palmer Independence, model 24, is a powered three-wheeled scooter designed for one-handed, outdoor use by individuals with arthritis, mobility or neurological disabilities, or spinal cord injury. The scooter has full differential gear drive, detachable arms, a contoured loop steering wheel, and a dash panel on the steering bar that contains lights, horn, on/off key, and gear indicator light. A twist grip throttle is also located on the steering bar. This scooter is equipped with moped tires.

Palmer Joyrider

The Palmer Joyrider is a three wheel cycle designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury, arthritis, mobility disabilities, or neurological disabilities. Available with or without a motor, this cycle features walk-in entry, a contoured seat back, and a large rear basket. The motorized models can be used with power only, with power-assisted pedaling, or pedling without power. A non-motorized double model with two seats, two handlebars, and two front wheels is also available. POWER: The

Palmer Twosome (Model 24)

The Palmer Twosome, model 24, is a two-person, battery-powered three-wheeled cycle designed for outdoor use. This cycle has detachable armrests; full differential gear drive; parking brake; and a large rear basket. This cycle offers one-handed operation with a contoured loop steering bar and a dash panel that contains a gear indicator light, on/off key, lights, horn, and a twist grip throttle. The vehicle is equipped with three 16-inch moped tires on spoked wheels. POWER: Uses two group 24 bat

Patroni Armcycle

The Patroni Armcycle is a hand propelled three-wheeled cycle for adults or youth. The cycle's front wheels and crossmember are removable for transport or storage. FRAME: The frame is made of a single steel beam and powdercoat painted in red, white, blue, or yellow. SEAT: The 1-piece seat is semi-recumbent style and made of molded plastic and situated 10 inches off the ground. Seat dimensions are 15 x 15 inches with a 15-inch seat back. Legs rest extended between the two front wheels. POWER INPUT

Power Pumper

Power Pumper is a ride-on toy designed for use by children with physical or neurological disabilities. It is propelled by a push-pull rowing motion powered by using arms and legs, legs only, or arms only. It offers full body aerobic workouts and motor skill development. CAPACITY: 300 pounds. COLORS: Black and Red or Lime and Purple. WARRANTY: One year limited warranty against defective parts and manufacturing.

Power Wheels Kawasaki Guide 'n Drive Cycle

The Power Wheels Kawasaki Guide 'n Drive Cycle is a powered three-wheeled cycle designed for use by children with mobility disabilities from 1.5 to four years of age. This riding toy features a removable rear handle that enables adults to aid in control and balance until the child has mastered riding. Additional features include a rear storage compartment, a pretend fuel cap, and an activity dashboard with clicking knobs and a pretend microphone. POWER: Battery operated. SPEEDS: 2.5 miles per h

Pro-Cycle & Jr. Pro-Cycle

The Pro-Cycle is a hand propelled three-wheeled cycle for adults and youth. FRAME: The chrome-moly tubular frame is custom built to the overall height of the user and ranges from 30 inches to approximately 38 inches to suit riders 4 feet to over 6 feet. The wheelbase is 30 to 38 inches and frame length is available in 30, 33, 35 or 38 inches. The frame is available in a an array of standard and custom colors. Contact manufacturer for a Color Selection Guide. SEAT: The chair style seat includes a

Quickie Shark Handcycle

The Quickie Shark Handcycle is a hand cycle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. The cycle’s features include a one piece frame, vertical or horizontal handles, adjustable seat positioning and back angle, a foldable back, and short or long legrests. The arm-crank can be adjusted to the rider's specific seat-angle position, arm length, and riding technique. The cycle is available with up to 27 speed settings. DIMENSIONS (HxL): 8.6 x 40.2 inches.

Rear Steer Bike Modification

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted rear steering modification for a bicycle for a child with autism and global developmental delay. The child and her mother often go for walks around the local neighborhood and the mother thought it would be nice for the child to ride a bike on these outings. The child has limited balance and gross motor skills, but the mother still would need to give the child extra support as she grows. The child was assessed and then given

Recumbent Tricycle

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with spastic quadriplegia and vision and intellectual disabilities to cycle for exercise. The basic structure of the three-wheeled cycle was created using the front half of a 12-inch bicycle and the back half of a 16-inch bicycle. The single back wheel was replaced with two wheels on an additional frame made of steel pipe. The seat was made from a full-size Namco plastic seat shell mounted to the new cycle frame. Pressing a small lever under th

Rifton Ranger (Model R130)

The Rifton Ranger is a leg-propelled tricycle designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This three-wheeled cycle features self-leveling pedals with sandals, an adjustable back support with chest belt, a seat belt, a square loop padded handle bar, reflectors, and a snap-out storage tray between the rear wheels. OPTIONS: Communication trays (two sizes), adjustable abductor, trunk support system, a guide bar, and optional handbrake. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 40 x 52 x 27 inches. The dis

Rifton Rustler Tricycle (Model R120)

The Rifton Rustler, model R120, is a leg-propelled tricycle designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. The tricycle features self-leveling pedals with sandals, an adjustable back support with chest belt, a seat belt, a square loop padded handle bar, reflectors, and a snap-out storage tray between the rear wheels. OPTIONS: Communication tray, abductor, trunk support system, and a guide bar. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 45 x 27 x 37 inches. The distance from the seat center to the extended pe

Rifton Wrangler Large Tricycle (Model R140)

The Rifton Wrangler Large Tricycle, Model R140, is an adult tricycle designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This tricycle features self-leveling pedals with sandals, an adjustable back support with chest belt, a seat belt, a choice of a conventional handle bar or a square loop padded handle bar, reflectors, a snap-out storage tray between the rear wheels, and a handbrake. OPTIONS: Communication trays, adjustable abductor, trunk support system, and a guide bar. DIMENSIONS (Lx

Roadmaster Tricycles (Models Rm-12 & Rm-16)

Roadmaster Tricycles are designed to be adapted for use by children with physical disabilities. This tricycle features a steel frame with a wide saddle-style steel seat, pedals on the fron wheel, and standard tricycle handlebars. OPTIONS: Upright handlebars, tricycle back support, tricycle pommel, and foot pedal attachments. DIMENSIONS: Model RM-12 has a 12-inch front wheel and model RM-16 has a 16-inch front wheel.

Roadrunner

Roadrunner is a three wheeled hand-propelled cycle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. This adult handcycle is available in either foot down or recumbent position. Foot position is adjustable on both styles. The aluminum frame can be taken apart for travel with an adjustable wrench. Other features include a seven-speed internal shifting Shimano front hub with reversing coaster brake, caliper parking brake, triple upp

Roadrunner Jr.

Roadrunner Jr. is a hand-propelled cycle designed for use by children with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. This hand cycle has two 20-inch rear wheels and one 20-inch front wheel, and is available in either foot down or recumbent position. The aluminum frame can be taken apart for travel with an adjustable wrench. Foot position is adjustable on both styles. Standard equipment includes a seven-speed internal shifting Shimano front hub with reversing

Roadrunner Ss

Roadrunner SS is a three-wheeled racing hand propelled cycle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity, mobility, or neurological disabilities or spinal cord injury. Standard features include a 21-speed hub, a front 559 heat-treated wheel, and 20-inch rear wheels. The aluminum frame can be taken apart for travel. The cycle comes with custom length, height, width, and positioning. Other custom features are available on request, including carbon wheels and tubular tires. COLOR: Custom

Rock, Roll 'n Ride Trike & Rock, Roll 'n Ride Trike Xl

The Rock, Roll 'n Ride Trike and the Rock, Roll 'n Ride Trike XL are combination child's tricycles and rocking boats designed for use by children 18 months to five years of age. These ride-on toys can be used three ways: The base locks in place, enabling the child to sit on the molded tricycle and rock. As the child grows, the rocking base converts to a push handle to provide assistance as the child learns to pedal. When the child is ready to ride the tricycle independently, the handle can be re

Rotrike

The RoTrike is a hand-operated adult tricycle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This cycle is propelled by pushing and pulling in a rowing motion on the front-and-center mounted handlebar. The cycle is steered by turning the handlebar in the desired direction like a bicycle, and it is braked by pulling back all the way on the handlebar. FRAME (HxLxW): 34 x 52 x 27 inches. The frame is made of smooth welded, precision machined alu

Safe T Trike For Adults (Model T2927) & Children (Model T1413)

Modified tricycle for adults and children features wide wheelbase with low center of gravity seat, spokeless wheels, adjustable contoured seat. Sturdy, made of heavy duty steel. Model T1413 for children up to 7 years old. Adult model (T2927) has deeply padded seat and supports up to 200 pounds. Accessories include lateral torso support brace with leather strap (T2929), foot support blocks for children's (T2930) or adult (T2830) models.

Senior Freedex & Junior Freedex Cycles

Freedex Cycles are three-wheeled leg-propelled cycles designed for use by children and adults with lower extremity disabilities. These trikes offer ease of entry, allowing the rider to get on and off in the same way they would get in and out of a chair without having to climb over the frame or a chain sprocket. The low center of gravity of each tricycle provides stability while riding and transferring, and the locking drum brake on the front wheel offers additional stability during transfers. T

Shadow Mach 3 & Shadow Mach 3 / Ds

The Shadow Mach 3 is a hand propelled racing cycle wheelchair for adults.. FRAME: Available in 11 standard colors, 6 optional colors, and special effect or custom finishes. SEAT: The seat is available in a choice of widths from 13 to 20 inches in one-inch increments. Custom seat frame modifications are available. A choice of a standard backrest which adjusts from 19 to 22 inches high or a short backrest which adjusts from 16 to 19 inches is offered. CUSHION: A choice of a 2-inch cushion or a 2-i

Shopper Tricycle

The Shopper Tricycle is a powered three wheel cycle designed for use by individuals with arthritis, mobility disabilities, or neurological disabilities. This cycle has three large spoked wheels, a saddle-style seat, upright handlebars, and a rear basket. A choice of controllers is available. POWER: A choice of motors, batteries, and battery cases is available. A battery charger is included. DIMENSIONS: 24 inches wide.

Skoooch

The Skoooch is a leg-propelled three wheel cycle designed for use by children ages three through six years with lower extremity disabilities. This cycle combines the movement of cycling with the propulsion of a skateboard, enabling use by children unable to perforn the rotational motion of pedaling. This cycle has a single front wheel, handle bars, and hand brakes similar to those found on a standard bicycle. Rather than sitting, the user stands with one foot on each of two skateboard-style plat

Skuut‚Ñ¢ Balance Bike

The Skuut™ Balance Bike is designed for children with autism, neurological and mobility disabilities. It provides the opportunity for children to learn to balance before trying to ride a standard two wheel bike. There are no pedals or training wheels to promote a false sense of learned balance. The Skuut Balance Bike let’s children propel themselves along at their own pace and comfort level. Standard features include a standard steering wheel and two pneumatic rubber tires. SIZES: One size. DIME

Sociable Dual/tandem Recumbent

The Sociable Dual/Tandem Recumbent is a recumbent tandem bicycle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity disabilities. This tandem bicycle has a flex frame design with a telescoping boom. Users on each side can pedal independently at their own pace. The bicycle can be used on the street or a bicycle trail, and accommodates riders from 4 to 7 feet tall. Components include a 4130 Chromoly frame with RAL powder coating, a Chromoly Unicrown fork, 6061 anodized aluminum seats with a nylo

Special School Teachers, Pupils Hail Quadricycle.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Two bicycles fastened together, to make it possible for disabled children to learn to ride. Describes a quadricycle made by fastening two standard bicycles together with three metal bars, providing a cross connection mechanism to ensure the front wheels turn in unison. Other adaptations include wider than avarage seats, the addition of rollerskate baseplates to the pedals to hold the riders feet on the pedals, and fitting the learner's side with a fixe

Strom Bouqetin Quadricycle

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype a quadricycle to be used for trail riding and touring by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. The StroM Bouqetin is designed and optimized for serious trail riding and touring. This four-wheeled, hand-propelled, single-rider cycle has rear-wheel drive, full independent suspension, dual shock rifles, a variable ball-gear drive, four disc brakes, and a lightweight aluminum and carbon fiber body. TIT

Superbike Lc-1

Superbike LC-1 is a hand-propelled three-wheel cycle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This handcycle uses body position for steering and features Body Lean Steer technology. The LC-1 comes standard with Shimano Rapid-Fire shifting mounted on the T-handles for hands-on shifting, pedaling and braking. The rider maintains speed while pedaling through corners by leaning to steer. The crank arm is available in a variety of widths: 22

Superbike Sti

Superbike STI is a hand-propelled three-wheeled cycle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This handcycle has a hydraulic steering dampener. FRAME: Crank-adjustable frame made of 4130 thin wall Chrome-Moly tubing, with removable 6061 T-6 aluminum handlebars with Grab-On grips, and a large diameter 6061 T-6 anodized aluminum rear axle with threaded lugs and heli-coil inserts. Also included are an aluminum mounting lug for a cycling c

Superbike Twist Shift

Superbike Twist Shift is a hand-propelled three-wheel cycle designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury. This handcycle comes with Shimano Twist Shift design locating the shifters and brakes on the handlebars for quick positive shifts and easy braking. It also comes with a Shimano Tourney crank set 28 x 38 x 48; Shimano Tourney top and bottom derailleurs with 21 speeds; Shimano Mega-range seven speed 11 x 34 cog set; a Shimano Front hub; an

Supportive Playground Vehicle

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To create a prototype supportive playground vehicle for a child with congenital myopathy who cannot hold her head and trunk upright without assistance and has little strength in her extremities. Designers developed a four-wheeled vehicle with pedals to drive the rear wheels and a handlebar to steer the front wheels. The vehicle also has a rear handlebar to allow a caregiver or assistant to push the child forward. The seat and seat pads are tailored to support th

Tag-Along Bike

---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To provide a custom adapted tag-along bike for a child with spastic diplegia. The child has his own custom adapted bike but when on outings with his family he found it difficult to keep up and cycle long distances. Since he was too large for a baby seat a tag-along adaptation appeared to be a good solution. A prototype was created that was compatible with components used to modify FREEDOM WHEEL bikes, such as the U-frame, high-riser bar, and postural

Terrier Tricycle, Tmx Tricycle, Terrier Duo, & Tmx Duo

The Terrier and TMX Tricycles are foot-pedalled three-wheeled cycles for children and youth, and the Terrier Duo and TMX Duo are the same cycles but have a handcrank added for encouraging arm and foot movement. The cycles are built for stability, and are adjustable to allow the addition of cycle accessories for riders with disabilities. FRAME: Metallic tubing frame is reinforced, and has anti tipping devices. SEAT: Bicycle style seat is height adjustable. WHEELS: The Terrier trikes have 14-inch

Tonicross Tricycles (Models Jm-1, Jm-2, & Jm-3)

ToniCross Tricycles are child or junior tricycles designed for use by children from 2.5 years of age through adolescence with mobility or neurological disabilities. These tricycles are chain-driven from the rear wheels, placing the pedals directly under the seat for an easier pedaling motion. A limited front-wheel turning radius, wide wheelbase, and low center of gravity aid in safety and stability. The seat and upright handlebar height are adjustable and the hand brake can be placed on the righ

Top End Force Handcycle

The Top End Force Handcycle is a hand-propelled recumbent cycle designed for use by individuals with severe physical or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This 27-speed cycle is operated by a hands-on shifter/ brake. The back angle is adjustable from 35 to 55 degrees. Other adjustable dimensions include back height, crank height, fore and aft seat position, and footrest position. The footrests come with safety straps. DIMENSIONS: Seat width is 14, 15, 16, 17, or 18 inches. Seat

Tricumbent

The Tricumbent is a hand-propelled recumbent tricycle designed for use by individuals with mobility or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. This cycle has a front wheel drive train, leaning suspension, vertical handle bars, and adjustable front boom and seat position track. It accommodates individuals between 5 feet and 6 feet, 6 inches tall. Components include a poweder-coated Chromoly frame; an anodized aluminum seat with a nylon mesh cover; alloy rim wheels with stainless steel

Tricycle For Child With Short Stature

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a child with short stature with a tricycle. The project began with a standard child's 12-inch bicycle. To create the required frame size, the frame sections were cut apart and the seat tube was shortened. The pieces were then realigned and welded back together. The pedal crank was shortened and new holes were drilled to mount the pedals. A custom-made tricycle adapter was made to replace the single rear wheel with two wheels, widely spaced. Smaller handleb

Two-Seater Tricycle

The Two-Seater Tricycle is an adult tricycle with side-by-side seating for two people designed for use by individuals with balance, neurological, or physical disabilities. This cycle has a frame of 12-gauge welded and reinforced beam with heavy duty axle mounts and ball bearings, and it has two wheels in the rear and one independent smaller front wheel that is used for steering with a single handlebar. This cycle has dual and fully independent, twin 3-speed transmissions that offer independent p

Varna 1

The Varna 1 is a hand propelled three wheeled human powered vehicle designed as a recreational and commuting vehicle for both athletes and amateurs who have a lower limb disability. It is especially suitable for amputees. FRAME: The frame is made of chrome-moly. The footrest to seat distance is adjustable and the leg to seat surface angle varies. Measurements are 66Lx 24W x 30H. Ground rail height is 6 inches. STEERING: The steering is controlled by leaning the torso left and right, tipping the

Varna 2

The Varna 2 is a hand propelled three wheeled cycle designed for recreational, racing, touring, and all terrain use for indivudals with a lower limb disability. The semi-recumbent seat provides greater comfort and enables the rider to apply power more efficiently. Because of weight distribution this cycle can climb steep hills without slippage, a problem for most front wheel drive bikes. FRAME: The frame is made of chrome-moly. It measures 64L x 32W x 34H inches. The ground to seat rail height i

Wheelchair Bike, The

The WheelchairBike is a cycle attachment for wheelchairs designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This maintenance-free wheel and pedal assembly is intended for use by individuals with limited or no use of their legs, attaches to the front of most 18- and 20-inch wheelchairs, and can be maneuvered by shifting body weight. The unit has a steel frame, no wearable parts, and wheels that roll on high-speed bushings. WEIGHT: 16 pounds. GUARANTEE: Lifetime guarantee.

Windroamer

The WindRoamer is a tricycle designed for use by children over age 10, adults and seniors with balance or mobility disabilities. This front-wheel propelled cycle has a three-wheeled design for ease in balancing. Features include an oversized padded seat, an HD spring-loaded shock absorber on seat frame, double wheels in the rear, constant or flashing head light and tail light, a large adjustable/removable front basket, a ringer bell on the handlebars, and 0.625-inch steel ball bearings. DIMENSIO

Wisb Handbike

---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a sports bike for individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities, spinal cord injury and lower limb amputation. The Walking Impairment Sport Bike (WISB) is a hand-propelled bike that combines the advantages of bike and recumbent bikes into a device that is one part agile wheelchair and one part sports bike. The WISB gives users the option to toggle between “high mode” for indoor use and comfortable city driving or “low mode” f

Xlt Pro Handcycle

The XLT PRO Handcycle is a hand propelled cycle designed for use by adults with mobility or lower extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury who enjoy competitive cycling. This three-wheeled hand-crank cycle features STI-indexed shifters/brake levers for shifting and dual braking; fork steering; Shimano Ultegra/XT components and a road-crown compensator. Additional features include vertical ergonomic handgrips covered with delrim or foam and reflectors. FRAME: Lightweight, rigid 6061 TC alumi

 
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