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Item Details

Supra Seat Kit Alternating Pressure Cushion and Pump Kit

ILC Reference NO 43:62:002
Item sourced from ILC VIC database

Alternating Sear Kit Alternating Pressure Cushion & Pump Kit

Factors to Consider
There are many things to consider when selecting pressure care products including nutrition, skin moisture, level of mobility, age, shear, friction, location of pressure ulcer (if present) and hygiene. Any comments regarding level of pressure care is a suggestion made by suppliers as a guide to assist with selection, and this may differ from brand to brand. When selecting pressure care products it is strongly advised that a comprehensive assessment is undertaken by a health professional to encourage correct product selection and monitoring of product effectiveness.

Short Description
This cushion consists of 8 air cells which are inflated by a pump. The air pressure is adjustable to accommodate the weight of the user. An on off switch is illuminated. The cushion has a water resistant cover.

Price Guide
Refer to supplier details for pricing.

More Details
Pump Specifications
The pressure range of the pump is 55 to 105mmHg.
The air output is 5 to 6 litres per minute.
The cycle time is every 6 minutes.
The length of the power cord is 3 metres.
The size of the pump is 255mm by 125mm by 100mm.
The weight of the pump is 1.6kg.
The power of the pump is 220V/50HZ.

Method of Use
Place the chair in the lowest height position.
Place the seat pad on the chair.
Install pump hose firmly over the air outlets on the air pump.
Plug the pump in to 240v mains power with the green power switch OFF and mains power OFF.
Place the pump on the floor in a dry place away from potential damage or suspend from the side of the chair in a sfae position. Ensure air tubing is not kinked.
Turn the power point ON and then the green pump switch ON.
The green pump switch will illuminate indicating the pump is operating and a slight hum of the pump can be heard.
The pad will begin to inflate.
The pump provides maximal effectiveness when two fingers (50mm) distance can slide between the users buttocks and a deflated pad chamber.

One Model Available

Supra Seat Kit
Overall Width..................................... 430 mm
Overall Depth..................................... 430 mm
Overall Height (Min).............................. 130 mm
Load Capacity (supplier stated)................... 120 kg

12 months.

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

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