Question about Excel 3000 Wheelchairs Removable Desk Length Arms, Swing Away Detachable Footrests Medline 3000 Has A Three Position Axle and Push Button Release Rear Wheel

2 Answers

Wheelchair tips Can you suggest air travel tips for wheelchair users?

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 16 Answers

Call ahead, always, and tell them your in a wheelchair, and then ask them what their procedures are for people in wheelchairs, usually you can take no matter what type of wheelchair onto the plane, but when you get to the checkin counter you'll have to check in your wheelchair, make sure if its Electric you have notes on it, where its suppose to be going, what to touch, and not to touch..etc.. They will Now thankfully load your wheelchair into the cargo part of the plane, the wheelchair they have is just to get you down the aisle, make sure if you need a isle seat you tell them that, also first class and businesses usually have bigger seats... all planes have website with this information on them American, Southwestern, Blue Jet, etc... you can usually find this information right on their websites, and be thankful, because a long time ago, I needed to fly and wasn't able too this was back in the 80's tell them if you'll need assistance, etc...

Posted on Mar 06, 2009

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 5 Answers

Here are some tips

  • When booking your flight: Use a travel agent who is experienced with planning trips for travelers with disabilities.
  • Make your reservation far in advance.
  • If possible, choose an airline with planes that have 30 seats or more - larger planes offer more accessibility.
  • Pick a flight with no changeovers. Call ahead to alert the reservation clerk that you will be traveling with a wheelchair.
  • Arrange for boarding assistance or an aisle chair to get to your seat. And if you can't walk, request an aisle chair during your flight for bathroom use.
  • You should arrive at the airport At least an hour in advance so you can store your fold-up wheelchair on-board. (There is usually room for one wheelchair on a first-come basis).
  • When possible, use gel batteries, as wet batteries must be removed and stored in a separate sealed container.

Posted on Sep 14, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How do I troubleshoot m51 pronto scooter. When I plug it in there is no lite and of course it does not run


  1. Pronto M51 Troubleshooting‎

    Adfixya.com/Pronto+M51+Troubleshooting‎1000's Solutions
  2. Troubleshooting Tips
  3. Free Diagrams
  4. Free User Guides

Service Indicator Light Diagnostics - Invacare Pronto M51 ...

www.manualslib.com > ... > Pronto M51 > Maintenance manual
Invacare Pronto M51 Base Manual Online: Service Indicator Light Diagnostics. ... Invacare power wheelchair owner's operator and maintenance manual.

Dec 25, 2015 | Health & Beauty

1 Answer

I want to know how to safely secure a wheelchair into this car


sorry but we do not know what type vehicle you ask for .

Nov 02, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Wheelchair repair


E&Js are common enough that nearly anyplace that sells new chairs can service them. You can also get most of the parts online at places like ocelco.com

Aug 05, 2014 | Everest & Jennings Travelers SE Steel...

2 Answers

What can i do to speed upp chair?


1. Use the buttons or dial on the joystick to adjust speeds.
2. Use the programmer to reprogram the top speed- which will be about 4mph. This is a pretty typical top speed on low-end wheelchairs. Remember, speed affects performance- the faster you go, the worse the braking and turning gets, and the tippier the chair gets.Also remember that wheelchairs have very few safety features for crashes and tips.
3. Invest in a pair of high performance motors and motor controller (which probably means a new joystick, too). You'll also need better batteries since the faster speeds will put more demand on them. Your best source for this sort of information will be wheelchair user forums.
4. Buy a high performance wheelchair, like the Bounder High Performance (http://www.wheelchairs.com/fast.htm)

Most people who use chairs want more speed, but wheelchairs are TIGHTLY regulated by the government, and there are lots of restrictions on what they can and cannot do.

May 20, 2014 | Pride Jazzy 1103 Ultra Standard Power...

1 Answer

Tips for charging new batteries in Jazzy Select Traveller


Check the charger output to verify whether or not you have a bad charger using a voltmeter. These smaller batteries are notorious for having a short shelf life and poor quality control from the manufacturer. Load test the batteries after you verify you have a working charger that will bring the batteries up to the proper voltage first.

Feb 24, 2014 | Electric Mobility Pronto M41 Power Chair...

1 Answer

Is it possible to purchase replacement arm rests for an older model Traveler Wheelchair? #1000288 is on a label affixed to the unit.


The older model traveler wheelchairs have a variety of armpads available in either desk 10 inch length or full 14 inch length. Try online at TAG (The Aftermarket Group)

Oct 04, 2010 | Health & Beauty

1 Answer

After two or three minutes of travel, the power


You got some bad batteries or your charger is not working. If Medicare purchased the chair contact Repair Xpress at 1-877-581-3733 Medicare will pay for most of the repairs

Jul 25, 2010 | Quickie Wheelchairs Quickie Aspire...

1 Answer

Which is the best travel power chair that medicare will pay for?


1st off, Medicare only pays 80% of the cost of the chair and they set the price. Typically you will have to pay around $900. I would suggest that you look at the Pride mobility Traveller, the Golden Tech Alante Jr and the Merits Health Travel ease.

Oct 29, 2009 | Pride Go Chair Travel Power Chair

1 Answer

Wheelchair support


First of all, you should be aware of your Center-of-Gravity. Many activities require the wheelchair user to reach, bend and transfer in and out of the wheelchair. These movements will cause a change to normal balance, center-of-gravity, and weight distribution of the wheelchair.

To determine and establish your particular safety limits, practice bending, reaching and transferring activities in several combinations in the presence of another individual BEFORE attempting active use of the wheelchair. roper positioning is essential for your safety.

When reaching, leaning, bending sideways or forward, it is important to use the casters as a tool to maintain stability and balance. When you are reaching, leaning and bending forward, position the casters so that they are extended away from the drive wheels and engage wheel locks.

Never attempt to reach an object if you have to move forward in the seat or pick them up from the floor by reaching between your knees. When you're reaching or bending backward, position wheelchair as close as possible to the desired object.

Position the casters so the are extended away from the drive wheels to create the longest possible wheelbase.

Reach back only as far as your arm will extend without changing your sitting position. When another person is tipping the wheelchair, he should grasp the back of the wheelchair on a non-removable part.

Inform the wheelchair occupant before tipping the wheelchair and remind them to lean back.

Be sure the occupant's feet and hands are clear of all wheels and/or any other pinch points.

Sep 14, 2008 | Jet 1HD Power Electric Wheelchair

Not finding what you are looking for?
Excel 3000 Wheelchairs Removable Desk Length Arms, Swing Away Detachable Footrests Medline 3000 Has A Three Position Axle and Push Button Release Rear Wheel Logo

340 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Excel Health & Beauty Experts

Robin Hill
Robin Hill

Level 3 Expert

1262 Answers

wcdoc1953
wcdoc1953

Level 2 Expert

278 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

71338 Answers

Are you an Excel Health and Beauty Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...