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Thread: Choosing my second chair

  1. #11
    Can you post a side shot of your chair without you in it? Your back angle might be a bit too reclined.

  2. #12
    Quote Originally Posted by ace8hd View Post
    . . . One thing I did want to ask was why rsh (rear seat height I believe) being as low as possible is so desirable to everyone here. . . .
    RSH is actually set according to a research paper (attached) that determined the best elbow-angle range for optimal pushing (see highlight on page six of attachment). Because determining elbow angle is a bit tricking, clinicians identified a rule of thumb that works pretty well: when seated properly, and arms hanging down naturally, middle finger tips should touch the axle centers.

    Seat-Height propulsion effects highlighted.pdf

    Your RSH actually appears slightly low.
    Chas
    TiLite TR3
    Dual-Axle TR3 with RioMobility DragonFly
    I am a person with mild/moderate hexaparesis (impaired movement in 4 limbs, head, & torso) caused by RRMS w/TM C7&T7 incomplete.

    "I know you think you understand what you thought I said, but what I don't think you realize is that what you heard is not what I meant."
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  3. #13
    I'd agree thathat I feel my chair back is too reclined and when I'm sitting at my desk I normall
    y move it forward to the next setting but I am to unstable to wheel around in that position.

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