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1. (WO1981001365) IMPROVEMENTS IN AND RELATING TO WHEEL CHAIRS
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Pub. No.:    WO/1981/001365    International Application No.:    PCT/AU1980/000095
Publication Date: 28.05.1981 International Filing Date: 21.11.1980
IPC:
A61G 5/10 (2006.01), A61G 5/14 (2006.01)
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Priority Data:
1447/79 22.11.1979 AU
Title (EN) IMPROVEMENTS IN AND RELATING TO WHEEL CHAIRS
(FR) AMELIORATIONS APPORTEES A DES CHAISES ROULANTES
Abstract: front page image
(EN)A folding wheel chair (1) having means (22) to elevate the seat (11) and back rest portion relative to the main frames (2) of the wheel chair. The seat portion (11) is mounted to be vertically slidable on a pair of side frames (16), the lower portion of the side frames (16) and the seat portion (11) being interconnected by cross stabilising struts (20). Means (22) are provided to elevate the side frames (16) relative to the main frame (2) carrying the wheels (7, 8) of the wheel chair (1) so that on elevating the side frames (16) the side frames (16) and the seat portion (11) raise as a unit together with the cross stabilising bars (20) to maintain the wheel chair (1) in the spread condition.
(FR)Chaise roulante (1) pliable possedant des moyens (22) de levage de la partie de siege (11) et de la partie de dossier par rapport au cadre principal (2) de la chaise roulante. La partie de siege (11) est montee de maniere a pouvoir coulisser verticalement sur une paire de cadres lateraux (16), la partie inferieure des cadres lateraux (16) et la partie de siege (11) etant interconnectees par des traverses de stabilisation (20). Des moyens (22) sont prevus pour lever les cadres lateraux (16) par rapport au cadre principal (2) sur lesquels sont fixees les roues (7, 8) de la chaise roulante (1) de maniere qu"en levant les cadres lateraux (16) ceux-ci et la partie de siege (11) montent en bloc avec les traverses de stabilisation (20) pour maintenir la chaise roulante (1) dans la position depliee.
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Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)