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    I know gel cushions can be heavy, but I found...

    I know gel cushions can be heavy, but I found that my gel cushion is much more comfortable for me than lighter (air or foam) cushions, so I'd be careful to rule things out just based solely on weight...
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    Thanks for the video HockeyFan, that was very...

    Thanks for the video HockeyFan, that was very helpful! And also thank you to everyone who gave suggestions, lots of good info I appreciate it all!
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    I have a sewing machine that you can work by foot...

    I have a sewing machine that you can work by foot pedal or you can unplug the foot pedal and there is a switch on the machine you push from left to right when you do that it works just as the foot...
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    Thanks for for the info, I've already provided...

    Thanks for for the info, I've already provided the DME with some chairs that I liked, I had an evaluation with the PT and we discussed the chairs that I liked the look of and then what they suggested...
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    Wow 50 pounds seems really heavy especially when...

    Wow 50 pounds seems really heavy especially when most things I read online are about ways to keep the chair weight down. But like you said if you don't need to load/upload it yourself (without the...
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    Thanks everyone, I'm reading a lot of older posts...

    Thanks everyone, I'm reading a lot of older posts and seeing some people like solid tires (shox?) and some like the marathon tires and other schwable tires as well. It's a lot of info to take it and...
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    Question about tires..

    So I'm in the process of getting my first real customized wheelchair and the DME is getting together the specs for the chair. I asked him about tires because I've read so much around here about...
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    I have about 3/4 or so on each side, between my...

    I have about 3/4 or so on each side, between my hips and the edge of the cushion (my hips do not touch the side guards). So from what was stated above, about leaving half an inch on each side I'm...
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    Seat width question

    Hi everyone,

    My current wheelchair has a 20 inch wide seat and I feel like it's to wide for me, with my first chair I wasn't measured they just asked my weight and height and said this is the size...
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    Maybe the conditions it is used it can mess with...

    Maybe the conditions it is used it can mess with the battery (uphill, rocky vs. flat terrain, extreme temps, etc.) I'm hoping to get the smart drive but I'm really wanting it for traveling and all...
  11. Yay I'm super excited for you, it looks great!

    Yay I'm super excited for you, it looks great!
  12. You couldn't get help point for your wheelchair...

    You couldn't get help point for your wheelchair through your insurance? If so maybe they'd help if you need to make adjustments on the chair and whatnot.
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    Thank you so much for that info, I made sure to...

    Thank you so much for that info, I made sure to write down a note in my paperwork that I'm taking with me to the appointment so I use the right terminology to get what I want and need. I for sure...
  14. Yes I love bright colors too, I want like a...

    Yes I love bright colors too, I want like a bright pink or bright teal for my next chair. It shouldn't be the hardest choice but color is important especially when you're living with it day-in and...
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    Thanks for the info guys! I am in the process of...

    Thanks for the info guys! I am in the process of doing lot of research, I've been reading on the forum for awhile so I can try to know what kind of things I'll be needing in a new chair.

    I'm a...
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    What happens in a wheelchair evluation?

    Hi everyone, I'm new here so I'm not sure if I'm posting this in the right place, sorry if it needs to be in a different forum just let me know!

    I was wondering if someone could tell me what...
  17. Oh I love the color, I love bright colors that...

    Oh I love the color, I love bright colors that orange is really pretty. That's like the hardest choice for me, what color to pick!
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    I'm new here so I don't know if it's okay for me...

    I'm new here so I don't know if it's okay for me to reply to this post since it's an older one if I shouldn't then this can be deleted.

    I'm still in a pretty new phase, no diagnosis yet, but...
  19. Do you get to track the chair yourself? Or does...

    Do you get to track the chair yourself? Or does the DME just let you know it has shipped and then when it arrives?

    Congrats on your new chair! I'm going through the process of getting a wheelchair...
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