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Item Details

KidsUp Kids Rock Active Wheelchair

ILC Reference NO 43:29:030
Item sourced from ILC VIC database

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Factors to Consider
The Active wheelchair may be indicated for use with children with extensor spasm and/or increased tone.

ILC Equipment Library
This item is available for short term hire in the ILC Equipment Library. Contact the library on phone number (03) 9362 6111 for details.

Short Description
A rigid framed configurable tilt in space push chair that allows dynamic movement, enabling a child to stretch at the hips. The active seat moves when the child moves. Suitable for children. Can be adjusted to accommodate growth. The dynamic function can be disengaged and can be used as an attendant controlled chair or a self propelled active wheelchair. Accessories and options are available. Can be customised in seat depth and height.

Price Guide
Refer to supplier details for pricing.

More Details
Stainless steel
Powder coated, epoxy coated, chrome plated.
Folding double or single cross member.
Spring tension may be adjusted.
Lock out action to disengage the dynamic function.
Multi position for rear axles.
Tipping bars.
Push handles.

Vinyl, velour, quilted, padded cushions.

Recline Mechanism
Cable operated levers beneath the push handles.
Manual recline using a small hand wheel located on the left hand side near the junction of the seat and back.
The cable operated levers are squeezed as the wheelchair occupant leans against the backrest.
Gas lift ratchet mechanism
Backrest may be locked in any position from 90 to 180 degrees;

Tilt Mechanism
Combination of pressing down on the push handles whilst squeezing a lever located underneath the right push handle
Press down foot operated lever located between the two rear wheels;

Tilt / Recline Range
May be tilted from -5 to 45 degrees.

Cannot be folded for transport but can be reduced to a low compact shape by removing wheels, legrests, armrests and headrest and then reclining the backrest / seat angle.
Tie down lugs can be fitted at time of purchase or retrofitted.

Rock Active

Various seating and positioning options available to suit the individual.
Transit option.
Upper and lower tensioning springs for backrest and legrest..
Adjustable, fixed, desk, full armrests.
Anti tips.
Rear wheel sizes.
Rear tyres.
Axle options.
Front rigging.
Push handle.
Seat and back cushion covers.
Lateral pelvic/thigh support.
Lateral thoracic support.

Rock Active
Anterior Tilt..................................... 5 degre
Seat Width........................................ From 200 mm to 350 mm
Seat Depth........................................ From 250 mm to 410 mm
Tilt Angle........................................ 45 degre

Refer to the supplier and manufacturer manual for maintenance instructions and safety warnings.

Some assistive technology needs to meet Australian or other standards. Standards may relate to materials, manufacturing and installation. Products that meet Australian or international standards will have written certification. To find out if a product meets Australian Standards ask the supplier to show you the certificate. For more information on what standards the equipment may need to meet, see

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