The Active Life Station is an accessible table designed for use with children and adults with severe cognitive, emotional, or physical disabilities who require constant supervision. This table system surrounds the user on all sides, with one side being a secure access door. The individual's wheelchair or feeder seat is positioned on a 360-degree rotating base in the center, enabling the user to access table surfaces on all sides. The station can be used for watching television, using a computer,
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Desk designed and modified by someone with cerebral palsy so he could store items where they are easy for him to reach and to hold books for reading. Made from single pedestal desk 48 by 30 inches wide with legs shortened. Bookcase made of 3/4 inch hardwood with two shelves. Two tilted wooden trays, extended across the desk, are used as bookholder. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. TITLE: Adapted Desk JOURNAL: Accent on Living REF: Vol 30 No 1, Summer 1985
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a dining table for a young woman with mobility disabilities. The add-on table is made of a 5/8- inch plywood and resembles a card table with only two legs. The front edge of the table is attached and removable from the main dining room table with two sturdy hooks. The height of the table has been lowered to a more comfortable level and a semi-circle has been cut out to fit the young woman’s waist, allowing her to get up close. TITLE: The Add-on Table. WEBSI
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with spinal cord injury to utilize a computer from a bed. The base of the stand is a standard overbed table on a wheeled base. A box of varnished plywood on a caster base was added to the table. The box was equipped with a central shelf, creating three surfaces on which to store computer equipment and other items. The original table surface was attached to the side of the box and is height adjustable using a trinut. The surface also rotates so
The Computer Table is an accessible table for wheelchair users. The table's height is 29 inches to accommodate a wheelchair, and has a tabletop made of 3/4-inch plywood with a teak veneer. A monitor shelf is included at the rear of the table, and the legs consists of a set of standard folding table legs which will not interfere with the wheelchair's wheels. PROTOTYPE DEVELOPMENT: Designed by Paul Cermak for wheelchair users who cannot use standard computer desks because they are too low to wheel
The CTL Series Classroom Table is a height-adjustable classroom table and computer work station designed for use by children who use wheelchairs. This table can be used in school computer labs. The work surface is made from high-density laminated wood and is supported by a powder-coated steel frame. OPTIONS: Enclosed CPU holder; keyboard drawer; keyboard arm and tray; modesty panel; wheel kit; surge protector; cable management kit; table to table cable connection kit; floor to table cable connec
Lap Desk Stabilizing Pad is a stabilizing component that has been added to a commercially available lap tray to provide a stable work surface and encourage upright posture. For individuals with limited posture, motor control as a result of a neurological incident. It can be difficult for individuals to sit on a couch or in a recliner and read a book or magazine or write. With the lap desk stabilizing pad, the user sits on a piece of material with 4 buckles attached. The lap desk is buckled to
The E-Z Glide Series Tables are accessible tables and adjustable-height work tables designed for people who use wheelchairs. The 1700 Series adjusts from child to adult height, the 1800 Series adjusts from standard to wheelchair height, and the 1900 Series adjusts from restaurant to bar height with a stop at standard wheelchair height. The E-Z Glide mechanism incorporates a patented design and gas cylinders to facilitate table adjustment. A knob adjustment allows the tables to change heights and
The Electric Height Adjustable Activity Table is a powered height adjustable work table designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. Height adjustment is achieved with push-button controls. Both models have a laminate top and an extruded aluminum base. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 27 to 39 x 48 x 30 inches or 28 to 34 x 60 x 30 inches. COLOR: Maple top. WARRANTY: Two-year warranty.
The Electric Work Table, model 4375, is a powered height adjustable work or therapy table designed for use by wheelchair users. This height-adjustable table has a direct-drive lift mechanism that elevates the tabletop and a pedestal design that allows wheelchair access, and a hand-control panel mounted on the underside of the tabletop. The table has a high-pressure laminate top with a natural oak finish and protective molding along the edges. It can can accommodates two wheelchairs and up to fiv
The Ergolife Tablet Dining Table, model GC3-42, is a wheelchair accessible table designed for use in cafeterias or in family, common, activity or dining room settings in long term care facilities and hospitals. The table is pre-drilled so an optional tablet can be attached on any side for wheelchair access. Tops are available in solid hardwood, melamine, or high pressure laminate. The legs are heavy duty steel. DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): 29.5 x 42 x 42 inches. Custom heights are available.
The EZ Care Height Adjustable Overbed Table, model EZ-110550, is designed to provide eating and work space for individuals who are in bed for extended periods or who use wheelchairs. This height-adjustable table has an open frame base to slide under the bed or for wheelchair accessibility. The table has a laminate top and an H-frame base with four swivel casters. It can be turned for either right- or left-hand use. The height is adjusted using a one-touch release lever, and gentle pressure on th
The EZ Care Height Adjustable Pivot and Tilt Overbed Table, model EZ-110500, is designed to provide eating and work space for individuals who are in bed for extended periods or who use wheelchairs. This table has an open frame base to slide under the bed or for wheelchair accessibility. It has a laminate top and a C-frame base with four swivel casters. The table is supported by a height-adjustable column that angles upward toward the user from the right side of the frame. The table top tilts to
The FlexTable, model A, is an adjustable height tilt top table designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities and others with special seating needs. This table, which is designed to accommodate four people, has four height-adjustable work stations mounted on the ends and each side of a rectangular base. The side stations also tilt. The end stations are removable. The base rests on 4 4-inch lockable casters so the table can be positioned as needed. DIMENSIONS (LxW)
The FlexTable, model B, is an adjustable height tilt top table designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities and others with special seating needs. This table, which is designed to accommodate six people, has six height-adjustable work stations mounted on a rectangular base, one on each end and two on each side. The side stations also tilt. The end stations are removable. The base rests on 4 4-inch lockable casters so the table can be positioned as needed. DIMENS
The FlexTable, model C, is an adjustable height tilt top table designed for use by individuals with lower extremity or mobility disabilities and others with special seating needs. This table, which is designed to accommodate eight people, has eight height-adjustable work stations mounted on a rectangular base, one on each end and three on each side. The side stations also tilt. The end stations are removable. The base rests on 4 4-inch lockable casters so the table can be positioned as needed.
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide a mobile table that can be moved close enough to a person seated in an armchair to be used for eating or working. Elongate the crossbar of the base of a hospital bedside table to increase the width of the base to be slightly wider than an armchair. If necessary, lengthen the table's vertical support to adjust the table's height. MATERIALS: One hospital bedside table and additional tubing. TITLE: Doing It Yourself. AUTHOR: Wechsler, K. JOURNAL: Quest. WEB SI
The Individual Tilt Work Table, model 535802, is a height adjustable, accessible tilt-top work table designed for use by people who use wheelchairs. The manual crank adjusts the height of the telescoping legs and the top tilts to any angle between 0 and 50 degrees to accommodate tasks and individuals. The unit includes the table and a tray/shelf extension with a cut out. DIMENSIONS: The tabletop is 35 x 24 inches and the tray attachment is 11 inches. The height adjusts from 22 to 30.5 inches.
The Kaye T-Tables are tilt top tables designed for use with children with neurological or fine motor disabilities. Designed to be used in conjunction with Kaye Adjustable Benches, T-Seats, or Straddle Seats, these height-adjustable wooden tables have tilt tops equipped with tow large wooden clamps to properly psition books and papers and a removable wooden ledge to keep items from sliding off the table when tilted. The table top adjusts from horizontal to 90 degrees. Model TT-2 accommodates chil
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Accessible height table with body cutout for wheelchair users. Wooden table with legs high enough to clear a wheelchair. Body cutout to allow person to get closer to work. Backboard and sideboard help prevent things from falling off the back of the table. Instructions includes dimensions and how to secure the legs. Includes drawings. SKILLS REQUIRED:Simple woodworking. TITLE: Home Improvement and Repair: Special Purpose Rooms REF: Book: Time Life Books
The Manual Height-Adjustable Activity Table is an accessible table or computer workstation designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. The table height adjusts with a hand crank system. The table has a laminate top. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 27 to 39 x 48 x 30 inches or 27 to 39 x 60 x 30 inches.
The Marathon Table is a height-adjustable computer workstation designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs or who stand to work. Depressing a release paddle enables immediate, yet controlled, surface height positioning. A two-way brake locks the work surface in both upward and downward directions. For user safety, a weight-sensing interlock releases the brake only when the table is properly counterbalanced. Counterbalance supports loads between 75 and 225 pounds, allowing immediate adjus
Accessible all purpose table has nickel chrome legs with twin wheel casters, 2 locking and 2 nonlocking. One piece molded top has slate look finish; measures 24 inches by 36 inches. Has 5 adjustable leg heights from 27 inches to 33 inches. Available in standard colors; custom colors extra.
Accessible table. Adapted oval patio table accommodates 4 wheelchairs between 4 attached stationary seats. 14 gauge tubular steel frame and legs have zinc and dry powder coating. Stain and heat resistant. Optional built in umbrella mount. Table available in standard colors; custom colors extra. Umbrellas available in matching colors. Maximum width 69 inches; maximum length 78 inches; 31 1/2 inches between stationary seats.
The Overbed Table is designed to provide eating and work space for individuals who are in bed for extended periods or who use wheelchairs. This height-adjustable table has an open frame base to slide under the bed or for wheelchair accessibility. The table has a wipe-clean laminate top with a built-in cup holder, and a C-frame base with four swivel casters. It can be converted for either right-hand or left-hand use. DIMENSIONS: The height adjusts from 28.25 to 42.25 inches. The table surface is
The Personal Work Table with Tilt Top, model 76-31K, is a height-adjustable tilt top work table designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. The top tilts from 0 to 50 degrees and is equipped with a lip on the front edge to keep objects in place. The legs are adjustable with an indexing plunger. OPTION: 3.5-inch locking dual-wheel casters. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 23 to 33 x 36 x 30 inches.
CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide proper positioning for a child with neurological disabilities. This table is designed to provide the child with proper postural positioning while allowing the child to concentrate on eating, playing, or educational activities while at the table. The table was made of plywood to dimensions specified by the child's therapist and provides space for two children. The table is height adjustable and has a torso cutout at one end to provide the child with close ac
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Blocks to raise the height of a table so a wheelchair can pull up to it. Describes table raisers made of wooden blocks the desired height, and pieces of 1 inch thick wood with holes the size of the table legs drilled in them, glued together. A nonslip pad can be glued on the bottom. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Independence Factory TITLE: How to Make it Cheap Manual: Volume 2 REF: Middletown, Ohio: Independence Factory: p 17 NARIC CALL NUMBER:
The Rehabilitation Table is a height-adjustable tilt-top work table designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. The base is equipped with a modesty panel and is constructed of 18 gauge steel. The table has a laminate top with a raised edge and a cutout for access. The tilt angle adjusts from 0 to 35 degrees. The table has four caster for mobility and two of the casters lock. DIMENSIONS (HxDxW): The top is 0.75 x 30 x 40 inches. Table height adjusts from 29 to 44 inches. COLOR: Grey top
The Rifton MultiDesk, models E270 and E280, is an accessible table designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs. Available with a tilt or fixed flat top, these tables have curved cutouts for access and are height adjustable without tools. The tilt-top models have a table top that tilts upward with a double-latching mechanism in 5-degree increments, from 0 to 30 degrees. A book ledge keeps items positioned when top is tilted. OPTIONS: Three- or five-inch deep top-opening book boxes that at
The Rubbermaid Adjustable-Height C-Frame Overbed Table is designed to provide eating and work space for individuals who are in bed for extended periods or who use wheelchairs Constructed of molded composite plastic, this height-adjustable table has a C-frame base to slide under the bed or for wheelchair accessibility. The table converts for right-or left-handed use and features a large wipe-clean worksurface with a molded-in cup holder and four easy-roll casters. DIMENSIONS: The height adjusts f
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted sensory table for children of different ages with hearing or visual disabilities. An adjustable table with a round wooden top, a metal frame, and adjustable legs was used for this adaptation. The top of the table was removed from the frame and four indents were cut into the sides of the table allowing four children to stand supported at the table. A plastic container was fitted through a hole cut in the table top and the sq
The Sewing Machine Modifications are designed to make a sewing machine table wheelchair accessible. The modifications include a commercial sewing machine table that has been raised 10 inches to accommodate a wheelchair and an inverted foot pedal. PROTOTYPE DEVELOPMENT: Designed by Paul Cermak for a wheelchair user to enable the person to wheel right up under the table, and the foot control pedal was inverted to allow the individual a better reach from the wheelchair.
The Single Adjustable Table, model 7WHCS, is an accessible table designed for use by people who use wheelchairs. This height-adjustable table has an open base, a torso cut-out to enable the user to position himself/herself close to the work area, and a raised rim on three sides to prevent items from tolling off. The Double Adjustable Table, model 7WHCD, is also height adjustable and features dual torso cut-outs to enable two wheelchair users to face each other while using the table. Raised rims
The Single-Surface Height-Adjustable Work Station is a height-adjustable work table designed to accomodate both manual and powered wheelchair users. The height is adjusted using a hand crank which retracts out of the way when not in use. A comfort recess enables the user to get close to the table to maximize usable surface area. Casters provide mobility. OPTIONS: Articulating keyboard arm. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): The work surface is 48 x 30 inches. The height is adjustable from 24 to 34 inches. COLO
The Swing-Away Table is an accessible table designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This height-adjustable table has a tubular steel base that sides under a bed or chair for stability; a braclet to grasp a chair arm for additional security. The tabletop swings a full 360 degrees for proper positioning as needed or to move out of the way for transfers. DIMENSIONS: The height adjujsts from 21 to 33 inches and the top of the table is 18 inches in diameter.
The Table-Mate II is an accessible height-adjustable tilt top work table designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. This portable table adjusts in height and angle, adjusts for chair and body size, and folds for storage. This table holds up to 50 pounds and can serve as a student desk or workstation or be used for reading, hobbies, puzzles and games, and art activities. DIMENSIONS: The table top is 20.75 x 14.75 inches and the distance between the legs is 18.25 inches. The heigh
The Therashape Group Table is a therapy table designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs or in activities requiring close proximity to the table. The table is curved with cut out areas to accommodate three individuals. The table is height-adjustable using hand knobs and the steel powder-coated legs feature knob-style column locks and six adjustable base levelers. DIMENSIONS: The table adjusts in height from 23 to 33 inches. Each of the cut-out areas is 18 inches wide x 10 inches deep. T
The Therashape Table is a therapy table designed to be used as a treatment, feeding, or activity table for any healthcare setting. This table accomodates four to five individuals. Three adjustable legs provide seating room and access, and offer height adjustments. The legs feature knob-style column locks, 5 adjustable base levelers, and a steel column. DIMENSIONS (LxW): The table top measures 72 x 28 inches. Table height can be adjusted from 23 to 33 inches. COLOR: Maple-finished high-pressure l
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Provides typewriter or other table at proper height for wheelchair user. One-legged plywood table measuring 15 inches by 22 inches by 1/2 inch is reinforced with 2 wooden braces. COMMENTS: Submitted by Physical Medicine Rehabilitation Service, Veterans Administration Hospital, Richmond, Virginia. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: New York University Bellevue Medical Center Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation TITLE: Typing Table for Wh
Vision is a height-adjustable table that has not cross braces underneath the surface. It is designed for individuals who use a wheelchair for mobility. The Vision is a mobile table that can be adjusted manually or electrically. The adjustable surface is available for dual or single users.
The Welded Frame Science Table, Round Legs, model A3080-99, is a height adjustable work table and adapted student desk designed for use by individuals with lower extremity and mobility disabilities or spinal cord injury and others who use wheelchairs. This table has a welded steel frame and a chemical-resistant EcoStone top that is made from 100% post consumer recycled materials. DIMENSIONS (HxWxD): 29 (minimum) x 60 x 24 inches. WARRANTY: Lifetime warranty.
The Wheelchair-Accessible Mobile Workstation is a height-adjustable work table designed for use by individuals who use wheelchairs in schools, training centers, and offices. The work surface is mar-resistant laminate with rounded corners edged with protective vinyl molding. Its open design allows access to and from work surface. The tabletop height is adjustable to accomodate a variety of users. The unit features four casters, two with locking brakes. DIMENSIONS: The height adjusts in one-inch i
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Table can be shaped like half a donut for persons with limited reach. Describes a work table made of wood or other sturdy material, 64 by 32 by 5/8 inches in size, cut in a half-circle with a semicircular indentation on the flat side to accommodate the person working. Suggests using the type of folding legs used on banquet tables. Table folds up for easy storage. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Mooney, J TITLE: Working Table JOURNAL: Accent on Li