SEWING MACHINE MODIFICATIONS
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.
Notes: Tetra is a voluntary organization which links persons with disabilities, technical volunteers, professional engineers, technicians, and tradesmen. Persons interested in this device should contact Tetra.
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This product record was updated on December 29, 2003.
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Tetra Society of North AmericaThe purpose of Tetra is to recruit skilled volunteer engineers and technicians to create assistive devices for people with disabilities. Volunteer engineers, design technicians, and health professionals work one to one with their clients to make assistive aids or modifications to their environments.
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Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3J9
Telephone: 877-688-8762 or 604-688-6464.
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