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Lap Saver for Wheelchair Users


What is it?

It's easy to adjust the height and angle of the Lap Saver's sturdy work surface.

The Lap Saver for Wheelchair Users is a durable, stable work surface that can be easily attached to a variety of wheelchairs. It protects the user's lap from objects that may be heavy, hot, sharp or otherwise potentially uncomfortable or dangerous.

Key features

  • attaches to most manual and power wheelchairs
  • adjusts to fit multiple wheelchair widths
  • lightweight aluminum and carbon frame
  • durable, high-density plastic work surface
  • can be attached and removed by user
  • includes permanent quick-release brackets or removable clamps
  • users can adjust the work surface's angle and height simultaneously


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