The Tri-Lock™ midline joystick system mounts horizontally or vertically and stays in place for driving and AAC access. Our lightweight system supports up to 30 lbs of controls and devices and has 3 swing away positions - driving, 90 and 240 degrees. A hidden flip stop converts the swing-away action from independent release to a secure locked position for assisted release.
Strong positioning improves wheelchair users' safety, comfort and function. Not all users need added postural support to achieve that positioning, but some do, either in certain situations or all day. And recent studies only confirm the role of properly-fitted belts in reducing serious injury in situations that could cause falls or tips.
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Many joystick users find it difficult to drive all day while holding their arm out to the side. A "midline" position allows them to better leverage their torso, where most of the weight is. Bodypoint's midline, like all our postural supports, is tested to ensure consistent performance year after year, even with high-tone users and driving in bumpy conditions.
Tri-Lock™ kits support optimal access with economical convenience. Independent users simply swing the lightweight, corrosion-...
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