Gas spring for Manual wheelchair
Gastac has different kinds of Locking Gas Springs have elastic or rigid locking character to produce.
Pneumatic Manual wheelchair for children and youngster which supports a correct posture and comfortable seating position.
It is a practical wheelchair suitable for both indoor and outdoor use. It comes in 4 sizes and the many adjustable features follows the growth of your child.
The chair features effortless tilting of the seat with a locking gas spring angle while still maintaining optimum balance. The wheelchair remains stable even with the back reclined and while tilted.
Tilt-in-space：The tilt-in-space function slides the position of the seat forward to ensure the stability of the wheelchair. The movement is supported by a gas spring to make it comfortable for the user and to minimize the effort of caregivers.
Back recline：The angle between the back and seat can be adjusted by blockable gas spring using the back recline. The pivot point of the back recline is positioned close to the pivot point of the hip joint in order to minimize the movement of the body relative to the wheelchair during the back recline movement.
GASTAC locking gas spring can controls for height, seat inclination, legs and back angles for customized comfort.
A wheelchair locking gas spring is a specialized component used in wheelchairs to assist with seat height adjustment and secure locking capabilities. This gas spring is designed to provide comfort and safety for wheelchair users by allowing them to adjust the seat height to their preference and then securely locking it in place.
Gastac gas spring can offer locking gas spring for wheelchair.The function and components is below information.
Components of a Wheelchair Locking Gas Spring:
Gas Cylinder: The gas cylinder contains compressed gas, usually nitrogen, which is responsible for generating the force needed to assist with seat height adjustment.
Piston Rod: The piston rod is connected to the wheelchair seat frame and extends or retracts inside the gas cylinder. It is responsible for moving the seat up or down when pressure is applied.
Locking Mechanism: The locking mechanism is an integral part of the gas spring and is responsible for securing the seat at a specific height. It prevents unintentional seat height changes once the desired position is achieved.
Function of a Wheelchair Locking Gas Spring:
Seat Height Adjustment: The primary function of a locking gas spring in a wheelchair is to assist with seat height adjustment. Users can apply force to the seat to raise or lower it to the desired height.
Gas Spring Assistance: The gas spring provides assistance by counteracting the user’s weight, making it easier to adjust the seat height. This is especially beneficial for users who may have limited strength or mobility.
Locking Capability: Once the wheelchair user has adjusted the seat to the desired height, the locking gas spring’s mechanism engages to lock the seat securely in place. This locking feature ensures that the seat remains stable and doesn’t move during use, providing safety and comfort.
Smooth and Controlled Motion: Locking gas springs are designed to provide a controlled and smooth seat height adjustment experience. This ensures that the adjustment process is not abrupt or jerky, enhancing the user’s comfort.
Benefits of a Wheelchair Locking Gas Spring:
Customized Seat Height: Users can easily adjust the wheelchair seat to their preferred height, allowing for improved comfort and visibility.
Ease of Use: The gas spring assistance makes seat height adjustment more manageable, especially for users with limited mobility.
Safety: The locking mechanism ensures that the seat remains securely in place, reducing the risk of falls or accidents caused by unintended height changes.
Enhanced Mobility: Adjusting the seat height can also help users with transferring to and from the wheelchair and accessing different surfaces or environments.
Independence: Users can independently adjust their wheelchair seat height, promoting a sense of independence and control over their mobility.
Wheelchair locking gas springs are crucial components that enhance the functionality and usability of wheelchairs, improving the overall quality of life for users with mobility challenges. Properly functioning gas springs contribute to user comfort and safety while facilitating daily activities.