CanAssist

University of Victoria

Together we CanAssist.

Technology tag search

Tag results for: outdoor


9 results found

Gait Trainer Modifications

Modified Scooter We modified an electric scooter so that the user's legs can be comfortably raised in an elevated position.

Rear-Controlled Power Trike The controls of a battery-operated trike were placed at the rear, so that a user's caregivers can assist with steering and control the speed.

Walker Handle Modification CanAssist bought, modified and positioned new handle grips to make using a walker more comfortable for a client with arthritis.

Lawn Mower Adaptation We modified a cordless lawn mower so it can be operated with one hand.

BatSwinger This switch-activated device lets people with a wide range of disabilities swing a baseball bat on their own.

Bicycle Pedal Modification A simple modification to a bicycle enables users to pedal without fully extending their legs.

Canoe Paddle Support

Hand Cycle Modifications We altered a recumbent bike for a top paracycling competitor, adding sip-n-puff gears and back-pedalling brakes.

Section Navigation: Technologies