Retails Sales Buyer's Guide

Modular Ramp
• This ADA-compliant ramp is easily moved or reconfigured.
• Offers quick and easy assembly with common hand tools and is durable and weather resistant with little or no site
preparation.
• Has 45° and 90° turns and switchbacks, ADA handrail extension guardrails and gates, while accommodating a rise of up to 60".
• All-aluminum construction requires little to no maintenance. Optional handrail designs are available upon request with multiple configurations possible.
Prairie View Industries
P.O. Box 575
Fairbury, NE 68352-0575
(800) 554-7267
www.pviramps.com

The Sidekick

• Provides support for individuals who hunt or target shoot from a wheelchair.
• Mounts easily onto the arms of the wheelchair with hook-and-loop fasteners, allowing ease in release for entry and exit from the chair.
• Pad adjusts to either side for target practice and is a comfortable place for the hunter to rest gun, crossbow or arm for a more steady shot.
Gerber Chair Mates, Inc.
1171 Ringling Ave.
Johnstown, PA 15902
(814) 269-9531
www.gerberchairmates.com/sidekick.asp

Victory 10
• The 3-wheel scooter features one-hand, Feather-touch disassembly for easy transport.
• Standard features include low-profile tires, non-scuffing wheels, backlit battery gauge and wraparound delta tiller.
• The 350-lb. weight capacity scooter has a long-lasting, high-intensity LED headlight for optimal pathway illumination.
• Lightweight, molded plastic seat with viscoelastic foam inserts for increased comfort and sliders provide a customized seating position.
Pride Mobility Products
182 Susquehanna Ave.
Exeter, PA 18643
(800) 800-8586
www.pridemobility.com

The Crutch Buddy
• A hands-free way to carry personal items from place to place while using crutches or other mobility equipment.
• Made of lightweight, waterproof nylon mesh material.
• Handy for transporting a meal, drinks or other cargo; folds up against chest when not in use.
The Crutch Buddy
P.O. Box 99696
San Diego, CA 92169
(619) 488-7243
www.thecrutchbuddy.com

Metal Power Lift Chair
• Chair is designed to offer easy, sturdy assistance to a standing position while enhancing a consumer’s personal mobility.
• Built-in rear wheels provide easy portability.
• Ergonomic, compact design is suitable for private homes, clinicians’ waiting rooms, dining rooms and more.
• Upholstery complies with CA117 regulations, or BS5852 and BS7176.
Home Medical Products, Inc.
Fl.7, No. 123-11 Hsing De Road
Sang-Chung City, Taipei Hsein, Taiwan R.O.C.
www.homemedical.com.tw

Lumex UpRise Walker
• Combination folding walker and rising aid can be used as a portable toilet safety frame.
• Secondary handholds provide stable assistance from a seated to a standing position.
• Height adjustable from 32" to 39" with a simple leg push-button adjustment; features a 400-lb. weight capacity.
• Single-release folding mechanism designed to aid users with limited hand dexterity.
Graham-Field Health Products, Inc.
2935 Northeast Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30360
(800) 347-5678
www.grahamfield.com

Aqua Joy Bath Lift
• Universal design fits standard bathtubs.
• Constructed to support consumers up to 375 lbs.
• Offers safe and easy transfer to bathtub and out again, without requiring home modification or permanent construction.
• Available accessories include chest harness and lap harness with pommel for improved positioning; and swivel slide to facilitate transfers.
Harmar Access
2075 47th St.
Sarasota, FL 34234
(866) 351-2776
www.harmar.com

Backpacker MV
• Features all-steel construction and a protective finish, along with an industrial-rated 12-volt motor and battery pack and easy-to-use controls.
• Fits a wide variety of popular vehicles, including SUVs, with a 31" opening height; retains the second row of seats. Installation takes less than an hour with little to no vehicle modification. Custom installation kits are available.
• Offers a three-year, transferable warranty and has a 350-lb. lifting capacity. Features a one-piece, fully-assembled drive-on/drive-off platform with adjustable wheel chocks on platform surface.
• Custom vehicle false floors are available through special order on select vehicles.
Pride Mobility Products
182 Susquehanna Ave.
Exeter, PA 18643
(800) 800-8586
www.pridemobility.com

AL500
• Designed to be easy to operate and built to last for years of trouble-free use.
• Universal outside mobility lift has no cumbersome attachments or extra equipment to store.
• Features easy power chair automatic tensioners designed for public transportation.
Harmar Mobility
2075 47th St.
Sarasota, FL 34234
(866) 351-2776
www.harmar.com

Ultra Light Outside Lift
• Installs on class 1 hitch (90-lb. maximum scooter/wheelchair weight) or class 2 hitch (140-lb. maximum scooter/wheelchair weight).
• Lifts and locks at the touch of a button.
• Lightweight, strap-free way to lift and carry a scooter or wheelchair on the outside of a motor vehicle.
Trilift Mobility
13020 San Fernando Road, #A
Sylmar, CA 91342
(800) 300-4192
www.trilift.net

Compact Lift-Up Seat
• Fully-powered automotive seat rotates, then automatically reclines to provide head clearance through the door frame, before lowering outside the vehicle to desired heights.
• Can be used in several Toyota and Lexus models, including select Hybrids.
• Available in a variety of upholstery options, including leather.
Bruno Independent Living Aids
1780 Executive Drive
P.O. Box 84
Oconomowoc, WI 53066
(866) 882-4990
www.bruno.com

The Backpack Retriever
• Enables power wheelchair users to easily retrieve backpacks.
• Design requires minimum side clearance during deployment.
• Has an aesthetic and streamlined appearance.
• Can be mounted on the left or right side of the chair.
Rehab Ideas
3802 Spectrum Blvd., Suite 112
Tampa, FL 33612
(813) 600-3058
www.rehabideas.com

Sling-ki
• Designed for all ages, shapes and sizes.
• Provides a more comfortable fit than typical slings, resulting in quicker and more complete healing.
• Intended for anyone with a shoulder-related injury.
• Available in different fabric patterns/colors to suit different consumer styles.
• Includes built-in cell phone pocket.
Alpha Physical Therapy
1681 Cranston St., Suite A
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 223-0230
www.alphaphysicaltherapy.com

Modular Ramp System
• Comes with an unconditional 10-year warranty.
• Unlimited length because of unique link design, which can be used to create ramps to fit various applications, environments and accessibility needs.
• Always remains a portable ramp; sections can be removed for use as a portable ramp, then attached back on when needed.
Roll-A-Ramp
159 8th Ave. NW
West Fargo, ND 59078
(866) 883-4722
www.rollaramp.com

Solo Heavy D
• Available in 3- and 4-wheel versions in three colors (blue, red, hunter green).
• Disassembles quickly for transport; heaviest piece weighs 43 lbs.
• 450-lb. weight capacity to meet the mobility needs of bariatric clients.
• Colors are impregnated in the plastic with a finish to protect the color from fading due to exposure.
Ranger All Season
2002 Kingbird Ave.
George, IA 51237
(800) 225-3811
www.rangerallseason.com

Specialty Covers
• New designs include 6" top-slit scooter covers for docking arm-style lifts.
• Covers available to fit scooters from mini/travel size to full size.
• Available in lightweight or heavy-duty material.
• Covers for seats and tillers protect against inclement weather while allowing rider to operate scooter.
Diestco Mfg. Corp.
370 Ryan St., #140
Chico, CA 95973-8833
(800) 795-2392
www.diestco.com

Bolero PF2
• Powerful and stylish mid-size scooter features captain's seat, multi-function display, 110A Rhino controller and folding armrest and seat back.
• Adjustable seat (forward and backward) with adjustable headrest height and tiller angle facilitate easy transfers and a comfortable ride for consumers.
• 350-lb. weight capacity.
IMC-Heartway
13050 Metro Parkway, Bay 5
Fort Myers, FL 33966
(866) 464-9779
www.imc-heartway.com

Fusion
• High-performance scooters now available with 450-lb. (Fusion 4.5) and 500-lb. (Fusion 5) weight capacities.
• 5-wheel scooters are designed to provide small turning radius for nimble maneuverability indoors; Fusion 4.5 has a 33.75" turning radius.
• Built to perform outdoors: Fusion 4.5 features 10° and 5° to 8° RESNA incline stability/safety rating.
• Also available:?Fusion 250 and Fusion 350 models.
PaceSaver/Leisure-Lift
1800 Merriam Lane
Kansas City, KS
66106-4714
(800) 255-0285
www.leisure-lift.com

Door Operating System
• Designed to easily attach to existing residential doors to enable independent entering and exiting for people unable to reach or maneuver a standard door knob.
• Low-voltage system uses a plug-in transformer.
• Special activation devices are available for users with limited hand function.
• Includes a battery backup, so system can continue to work during power outages.
• Door can be opened via a remote control, which can be attached to a wheelchair, or manually.
• System can unlatch a locked door, open the door, pause it, then close the door automatically.
• Can be used to open doors in light commercial applications, such as offices, storefronts, public restrooms, schools or classrooms, etc.
Open Sesame
1933 Davis St., #279
San Leandro, CA 94577
(800) 673-6911
www.opensesamedoor.com

Dock ’N’ Lock
• Facilitates wheelchair docking and minimizes wheelchair movement for greater protection and comfort.
• Compact, height-adjustable dock module provides smooth entry and stability.
• Low-profile wheelchair bracket offers maximum ground clearance.
• With electrical or manual release.
Sure-Lok
2501 Baglyos Circle
Bethlehem, PA 18020-8027
(800) 866-0004
www.sure-lok.com

Bariatric Toilet Seat
• Wider (19" side to side) toilet seat is rated up to 1,200 lbs. to support bariatric users.
• Larger seat size is easier for users to grip during transfers.
• Under-seat synthetic rubber bumpers grip porcelain to prevent seat from shifting.
• Fits standard toilets; is 2" higher than standard toilet height.
Big John Products
8533 Canoga Ave.,
Suite D
Canoga Park, CA 91304
(866) 366-0669
www.bigjohntoiletseat.com

Pathway Lite
• Offers a solid, seamless design for scooters, wheelchairs or walkers.
• No assembly or folding required.
• An applied skid-resistant surface and a self-adjusting bottom transition plate allow easy conversion from ramp to ground.
• Aircraft-grade aluminum ramp has a 600-lb. weight capacity.
EZ-ACCESS
1704 B St. NW, Suite 110
Auburn, WA 98001-1650
(800) 451-1903
www.ezaccess.com

Armada System
• New insert design allows ramp handrails to be connected easily without rivets or set screws and with no tools required.
• Interlocking handrails can be installed by one person.
• New universal platform design allows for virtually any ramp configuration to be built.
Alumiramp, Inc.
855 E. Chicago Road
Quincy, MI 49082
(800) 800-3864
www.alumiramp.com

List of Manufacturers

Alpha Physical Therapy
1681 Cranston St., Suite A
Cranston, RI 02920
(401) 223-0230
www.alphaphysicaltherapy.com

Alumiramp, Inc.
855 E. Chicago Road
Quincy, MI 49082
(800) 800-3864
www.alumiramp.com

Big John Products
8533 Canoga Ave., Suite D
Canoga Park, CA 91304
(866) 366-0669
www.bigjohntoiletseat.com

Bruno Independent Living Aids
1780 Executive Drive
P.O. Box 84
Oconomowoc, WI 53066
www.bruno.com

The Crutch Buddy
P.O. Box 99696
San Diego, CA 92169
(619) 488-7243
www.thecrutchbuddy.com

Diestco Mfg. Corp.
370 Ryan St., #140
Chico, CA 95973-8833
(800) 795-2392
www.diestco.com

EZ-ACCESS
1704 B St. NW, Suite 110
Auburn, WA 98001-1650
(800) 451-1903
www.ezaccess.com

Gerber Chair Mates, Inc.
1171 Ringling Ave.
Johnstown, PA 15902
(814) 269-9531
www.gerberchairmates.com/sidekick.asp

Graham-Field
2935 Northeast Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30360
(800) 347-5678
www.grahamfield.com


Harmar Mobility
2075 47th St.
Sarasota, FL 34234
(866) 351-2776
www.harmar.com

Home Medical Products, Inc.
Fl.7, No. 123-11 Hsing De Road
Sang-Chung City, Taipei Hsien
Taiwan R.O.C.
www.homemedical.com.tw

IMC-Heartway
13050 Metro Parkway, Bay 5
Fort Myers, FL 33966
(866) 464-9779
www.imc-heartway.com

Open Sesame
1933 Davis St., #279
San Leandro, CA 94577
(800) 673-6911
www.opensesamedoor.com

PaceSaver/Leisure-Lift
1800 Merriam Lane
Kansas City, KS 66106-4714
(800) 255-0285
www.leisure-lift.com

Prairie View Industries
P.O. Box 575
Fairbury, NE 68352-0575
(800) 554-7267
www.pviramps.com

Pride Mobility Products
182 Susquehanna Ave.
Exeter, PA 18643
(800) 800-8586
www.pridemobility.com

Ranger All Season
2002 Kingbird Ave.
George, IA 51237
(800) 225-3811
www.rangerallseason.com

Rehab Ideas
3802 Spectrum Blvd., Suite 112
Tampa, FL 33612
www.rehabideas.com

Roll-A-Ramp
159 8th Ave. NW
West Fargo, ND 58078
(866) 883-4722
www.rollaramp.com

Sure-Lok
2501 Baglyos Circle
Bethlehem, PA 18020-8027
(800) 866-0004
www.sure-lok.com

Trilift Mobility
13020 San Fernando Road, #A
Sylmar, CA 91342
(800) 300-4192
www.trilift.net

This article originally appeared in the September 2008 issue of Mobility Management.

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