--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Modification allows a short person to use standard drawing or drafting tables. Can also be used from a scooter or seated position. Picture and drawing of an adapted drafting table. Construction details not included but diagram is clear, project plans available from developer. COMMENTS: Plans available from: Char McNamara, 1724 Wyoming Street, Dayton, Ohio 45410. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. Metalworking. AUTHOR: Gugerty, J J; Tindall, L W TITLE: Tools
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Adaptation to foot control of powered drafting table. Clamp-on pin is attached to foot lever arm. The removable handle is kept under the table top. By placing the handle on the clamp-on pin, the individual can raise and lower the drafting table using one-handed lever operation. Includes photographs. SKILLS REQUIRED: Metalworking, Assembly. AUTHOR: David law, Jr., Woodrow Wilson Rehab. Center, Rehab. Engineering Dept., Fishersville, VA 22939, 703-885-97
Drafting table designed to adjust for wheelchair access. Hand controls for tilting, lowering, lifting. Steel T leg supports. Board height adjusts from 30 to 43 inches. Full range of horizontal and vertical angle positions. Drawing surface 32 by 42 inches. Green or off white 5 ply vinyl cover. Pencil trough at bottom edge.
Electrically powered drafting table. Adjustable height and table top angle to accommodate different wheelchair or seat heights. Height is electrically controlled via foot pedal or hand control. Top angle is controlled by table mounted dial a torque mechanism that utilizes torsion bar for counterbalanced, positive angle and lock control. Includes pencil trough, 2 position plastic edge guards, foot rest, and 2 three wire electrical outlets mounted on table base. Steel frame, top with tempered hard