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Whilst all care is taken to provide accurate information with respect to the item described, the Independent Living Centre (ILC) is not involved in product design or manufacture, and therefore not in a position to guarantee the accuracy of the information provided. Selection of equipment, which is both suitable and appropriate for individual needs remains the responsibility of the person(s) considering requisition, and no responsibility is taken by the ILC for any loss or injury caused through use of the equipment or alleged to have arisen through reliance upon information provided. As information is subject to change any enquiries should be directed to the manufacturer.



Item Details

Zippie P500

ILC Reference NO 43:51:012
Item sourced from ILC VIC database


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Short Description
American made electric wheelchair for children with a tilt in space seat, swing away footrests, height adjustable and removable armrests, multiple growth adjustments and a padded seat and backrest.

Price Guide
Refer to supplier details for pricing.



More Details
Features
Available in a wide range of colours.
Quickie are able to cater for varying control operation needs with numerous options.

Joystick and controller
Programmable electronic controller with joystick.
The controller can be mounted on either side of the wheelchair.
Heavy duty and swing away, retractable mounted option are available.
DUFCO specialty controls are available.

Seat and frame
The Zippie P500 has a rigid base.
Provides multiple growth adjustments. Seat depth and width can be adjusted, and back height and footplate height can be adjusted.
Seat width can be adjusted.
Seat depth ranges can be adjusted.
A range of adjustable back heights.
Tilt in space feature with up to a 30 tilting angle.
A non tilt bracket is available to provide fixed seat angles which are adjustable in 3 degree increments (ranging from 0 to 15 degrees depending on frame width). It replaces the tilt in space lock mechanism.
Removable stroller handle extension option.
The wheelchair's design accepts a wide variety of seating options for specialised seating and positioning needs.

Footrests and footplates
Swing away, removable footrests and flip up footplates.
Elevating or articulating leg rests as an option.
60, 70 and 90 degree angle swing away footrests are available as standard.
Composite footplates with heel loops are provided as standard. Options include aluminium footplates, angle adjustable footplates, a 90 degree angle footboard with a leg strap, a platform flip up footplate, and toe loops.
Footplate extension loops are also available.

Armrests
Height adjustable, removable armrests as standard.
Adjustable height, flip up locking armrests as an option.
Desk length of full length armrests can both be provided as standard.

Brakes
Push to lock manual brakes are provided as standard.
Pull to lock manual brakes and 150mm (6') extension levers are options.

Motors
Direct drive motors.
Travel up to 32km and up to speeds of 8km/h.

DUFCO control options
The DUFCO specialty controllers include a central controller called the Multimode Interface, which can be mounted on the armrest with a display or remotely mounted without a display. The various controlling devices then attach to the Multimode Interface.
These include a proportional head control, which operates by applying pressure to the centre and sides of the headrest pad.
A tri switch head control, which involves three switches being mounted to the head control. The switches can be mounted in any location accessible to the user.
An attendant joystick control which provides remote attendant operation of the wheelchair. A proportional joystick is incorporated into this control.





Models
Zippie P500


Options
Large range of colours.
Backpack and seat pouches.
Positioning belts.
Wheelchair tray.
Touch up paint.
Leg strap.


Dimensions
Zippie P500
Seat Width........................................ From 305 mm to 405 mm
Seat Depth........................................ From 255 mm to 380 mm
Seat Rear Height.................................. 495 mm
Seat Front Height................................. 510 mm
Overall Width..................................... 525 mm
Overall Length.................................... 775 mm


Warranty
Lifetime frame warranty.
Two year main controller warranty
One year remote joystick warranty.


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


Standards
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 www.ilcaustralia.org/explanationofstandards.



Place Of Manufacture
Sunrise Medical (USA)

Supplier Information - click to supplier for contacts details
LIFEHEALTHCARE (PREVIOUSLY L & R) ALBURY,   ALBURY, NSW
LIFEHEALTHCARE (PREVIOUSLY L & R) BRUNSWICK,   BRUNSWICK EAST, VIC
LIFEHEALTHCARE (PREVIOUSLY L & R) CHELTENHAM,   CHELTENHAM, VIC
LIFEHEALTHCARE (PREVIOUSLY L & R) GEELONG,   GEELONG, VIC
LIFEHEALTHCARE (PREVIOUSLY CENTRAL VICTORIAN) BENDIGO,   BENDIGO, VIC

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