Wheelchair Backs


Supracor Inc.

Stimulite Tension Adjustable Back

Stimulite Tension Adjustable Back

Available for folding and rigid wheelchairs, the Stimulite Tension Adjustable Back features Stimulite honeycomb to circulate air and evaporate moisture while equalizing pressure for exceptional comfort and stability. The “footprint” of the honeycomb cells stimulates blood flow to enhance circulation. Adjustable Velcro straps accommodate kyphosis or posterior pelvic tilt. The honeycomb and removable cover are machine washable. The Stimulite Tension Adjustable Back is available in widths from 14" to 24" and heights of 12" and 16".

  • (800) 787-7226

Invacare Corporation

Versair Back

Versair Back

The Invacare Versair Back features lightweight and comfortable padded upholstery with a slim profile that easily folds with the wheelchair for ease in transport and storage. The outer cover is constructed using mesh upholstery to wick away heat and moisture. Alternating 2" tension straps are easy to adjust. Hook-and-loop straps fit securely and easily around wheelchair back canes. This back support is ideal for individuals who need added comfort and support; its ease of use also makes this back a caregiver-friendly choice.

  • (800) 333-6900

Matrix Seating USA

Custom-Molded Backrest

Custom-Molded Backrest

When adjustability is critical, this custom-molded back from Matrix Seating answers the call. The Micro-Modular Seating insert is capable of unlimited adjustments after the shape has been formed, and without requiring a heat gun. The back includes a removable shell, and its see-through insert design confirms contact between the user and the seat. A proprietary open-cell foam is soft to the touch, but maintains appropriate positioning, breathability and pressure relief. Coded E2617, the back has a breathable cover to reduce moisture.

  • (800) 986-9319

Medifab Ltd.

Spex Positioning

Spex SuperShape

The SuperShape Back Support is designed to provide postural integrity, pressure relief and comfort, even to users with very complex postural needs. The back’s extreme contouring makes it capable of applying surface contact with the user’s body, while being able to accommodate many different trunk shapes. The padded molding structure is composed of a three-layered Spex cube contouring substrate; the best result is achieved by creating areas of greater or lesser support with the adjustment of the multiple layered, padded pocket cells. The SuperShape can also adapt to a user’s changing postural needs.

  • (800) 400-3307

Dynamic Health Care Solutions

NXT Xtend

NXT Xtend

This height-adjustable thoracic back provides the opportunity to precisely target the thoracic region. An adjustable upper section provides optimal lateral thoracic support. A precise system of height adjustment allows for incremental changes; a scapular cutout provides support for the spinal column, plus shoulder freedom for improved wheelchair propulsion. Engineered as a two-piece lightweight aluminum shell, the NXT Xtend is also available in an Xtend Deep Model, which offers adjustable contours for optimizing midline support and positioning. NXT’s unique, one-hand quick-release provides easy removal of the back.

  • (866) 875-2877

Dynamic Health Care Solutions

NXT Armadillo

NXT Armadillo

The NXT Armadillo back features an aluminum three-section modular shell with a dual-density visco gel and polyurethane foam back cushion. It adjusts to the contour of each user’s spine and accommodates users with kyphosis and spinal deformities. The Armadillo provides aggressive support of the PSIS and is ideal for supporting optimal or neutral pelvic positions in a step-by-step process. The back features incrementally adjustable width, depth and angle. It wraps around the curve of the spine for users with kyphosis and offloads the spinous process in the recess of the middle channel.

  • (866) 875-2877

Sunrise Medical (US) LLC

JAY J3

JAY J3

The JAY J3 line offers a range of width, height and contour depth shells to fit varying client needs. Each back is lightweight and adjustable, with many hardware choices for easy installation. J3 hardware uses a clamp style to fit frame tubing from 3/4" to 1 1/8", making it a highly compatible aftermarket option. The solid shell comes in five contour shapes and four support heights to provide support for clients with different postures and functional needs. It has 20° of angle adjustability, +2" of width adjustment, and is coded E2613, E2614, E2615 and E2620. The J3 is available in a carbon fiber shell that weighs as little as 2.2 lbs. with RH hardware.

  • (800) 333-4000

Quantum Rehab

TRU-Comfort 2 Back Cushion

TRU-Comfort 2 Back Cushion

The TRU-Comfort 2 Back Cushion from Quantum Rehab provides adjustable positioning and pressure management. Additionally, this back is compatible with both TRU-Balance 3 Power Positioning Systems and the Static Seat Frame System. The TRU-Comfort 2 Back features a four-way stretch, recovery, fluid-resistant, breathable cover to meet the varied demands of today’s wheelchair consumers.

  • (800) 800-8586

Symmetric Designs

Free Form Seating

Free Form Seating

Now HCPCS coded E2617, Free Form Seating combines customizability with ease of use and adjustability. The system allows for gradual corrective positioning and also can accommodate a client’s growth and weight fluctuations. Modules can be removed or recessed for total off-loading. The system is designed to be lightweight and breathable, while also being able to support clients with kyphosis, scoliosis, lordosis or other positioning challenges. This back can be covered with the most appropriate padding for each client, and Free Form’s design can dampen vibration and provide some dynamic movement.

  • (800) 537-1724

Stealth Products

True Forming Back

True Forming Back

Stealth Products’ True Forming Back is “Custom Seating Reimagined. “ The True Forming Back is designed for comfort, a custom fit and trouble-free adjustability. Stealth Products’ easily accessible hardware is available in both two- and four-point mounting options and is neatly hidden behind a Velcro in-place flap to maintain a sleek and clean appearance. The True Forming Back also comes with patented Coolcore technology on the seat and back cover options.

  • (800) 965-9229

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