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    Happy w/ our Ring. A lot because of this -...

    Happy w/ our Ring. A lot because of this - https://shop.ring.com/collections/accessories/products/chime-pro . Intended to plug in in back room to warn you of motion at front door. Set ours to dog...
  2. https://www.adaptationsbyadrian.com/product-p/333....

    https://www.adaptationsbyadrian.com/product-p/333.htm

    This is a good company w/ good products.

    Or you could get your honey to ride on your lap, preferably facing backwards.:salute:
  3. Thread: Bargaining?

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    I decided that because we would have the van for...

    I decided that because we would have the van for around 10 yrs I would get exactly the options I wanted so we searched & found the exact base van & bargained hard to at least save money there. I...
  4. Thread: Bargaining?

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    Bargaining?

    Is it possible to bargain when getting a van converted (lowered floor, side entry)?
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    These are thoughtfully designed but out of my...

    These are thoughtfully designed but out of my price range & better than I need:

    https://www.amazon.com/Panthera-Wheelchair-Backpack/dp/B00GZ75AZM
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    Quickie dipsy-doos

    Have a Quickie S-636 w/ front suspension that dips down when going forward & tips up when going back. Seems not to be spring compression but instead stem bolt angle & geometry that actually lifts or...
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    Here's a couple more:...

    Here's a couple more:
    http://assistivedesigns.com/emptiers.data/components/pinch.php
    http://www.meliolegbag.com/

    No experience w/ either, but Melio had great demo at Expo, pinch emptier is v...
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    Just a quickiie question.

    Am getting a S-646. Would dearly love to get drive wheels/tires like the new tech Quantum pneumatic run flats. (Those can't be mounted on Quickies.) (Described here by Mark Smith :...
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    Hey, I spasm my toes into painful curls every...

    Hey,

    I spasm my toes into painful curls every so often & need to have them manually straightened out. I usually wear sandals but on occasion need shoes so I wear these ...
  10. I alternate binders 'cause using the same one day...

    I alternate binders 'cause using the same one day after day just rubs me the wrong way. Also when you wash one it can hang & dry instead of cooking the elastic away in the dryer.
    Here are the types...
  11. Unfortunately, there are limits on how long the...

    Unfortunately, there are limits on how long the ramp is & how low the van can go. Longer & lower would decrease the steepness & increase the safety but cause problems in other areas. Tradeoffs as...
  12. Thread: 646 VS Rival

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    I understand about the repair issue but on the...

    I understand about the repair issue but on the reprogramming: On the Quantums I've had, it was a matter of obtaining a programmer unit & just working thru the menus. Is it different for Quickies?
  13. Thread: 646 VS Rival

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    Speaking to a w/c repair tech, he says if he was...

    Speaking to a w/c repair tech, he says if he was buying a power chair for a family member, he would get a Permobil or a Quantum. Maybe their quality control has improved?
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    The seating guy I saw pointed out this 4 point...

    The seating guy I saw pointed out this 4 point rigid mount :
    Lite Mount (pictured at right) - fixed hardware for a rigid mount that adds only .61 lbs. - down the page on the Jay J3 page :...
  15. Thread: 646 VS Rival

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    Does anybody out there have one of these?

    Does anybody out there have one of these?
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    Thanks, I'll keep that in mind. On what are...

    Thanks, I'll keep that in mind.

    On what are you basing your statement about Pride?

    What are you using now?
  17. Thread: 646 VS Rival

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    646 VS Rival

    I'm working on getting a new PWR W/C. After the seating eval Tues I've pretty much narrowed it down to a Quantum Rival or a Quickie 646. I would consider the Edge 2.0 or the Permobil 350 but I can...
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    If you're talking electric hospital-type bed,...

    If you're talking electric hospital-type bed, I've got a JOERN"S & that would be hard to beat. Do a search here for lots of posts.
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    Any new stuff from LA Exxpo or ISS?

    I'm going to a seating clinic soon to start the getting of a new chair. Anybody know of new tech introduced at ISS or LA EX? I want to make sure I'm not missing out on anything helpful.

    I'm...
  20. I asked my w/c tech about the Amys & he said it...

    I asked my w/c tech about the Amys & he said it is a Canadian company and because of the med insurance up there, sells refurbished chairs from other manufacturers (!). I don't have that confirmed...
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    I'm also getting a new chair & looking at the...

    I'm also getting a new chair & looking at the 646. Can it come w/ center mount ELRs? But not the 222, hunh? If you prefer the 636 in most ways but the back, have your DME include an aftermarket...
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    I have the top of the seat back 20" up from the...

    I have the top of the seat back 20" up from the seat pan. It fits between my shoulder blades and reaches just up from the bottom of those bones.

    To me the back is well padded but if you have a...
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    I have tilt on my chair and use an Otto Bock Back...

    I have tilt on my chair and use an Otto Bock Back 3 which has a tall middle for leaning back but low sides so I can hook an arm to hang on. ...
  24. The Amy W/Cs look like copies. The Amypower -...

    The Amy W/Cs look like copies. The Amypower - Alltrack R looks like a Quckie 646, and the Alltrack M looks like a Pride mid-wheel and there's one on the website that looks like an Invacare.
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    Sounds like you did your due diligence. So the...

    Sounds like you did your due diligence. So the Honda drove better than the Chrysler and was bigger inside than Toyota. The Braun (fold-out) ramp was less steep than the VMI (fold-out) Summit. On...
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