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Aluminum Tilt in Space Child’s Positioning Chair

The Aluminum Tilt in Space Positioning Chair is a stable unit made for neurologically impaired, special needs developmentally disabled children. It allows for years of growth as the child increases in size and weight. It provides full trunk and head support when symmetrical upright sitting against gravity cannot be achieved independently. It allows for dependent positioning back into gravity through infinite tilt positions. External supports help maintain erect sit posture when balance and righting reactions are deficient. It is made for long term use. The base and seat tubing are powder coated in a pleasant cream color. The laminated black plastic adheres to 9 layer plywood for the seat, back and footplate. The vinyl covered cushions are removable and easy to clean with a damp cloth and mild cleaner. The plastic is cleaned with a damp cloth. Seat height allows caretaker to feed the dependent child while sitting next to them. A removable abduction wedge can be added at the knees to promote a wide base of support for the trunk at the lower extremities. A lapover chest harness helps provide additional trunk support for forward leaning. A Polyethylene opaque lapboard allows for independent functional hand use in activity or play. It attaches to the arm pads on the chair.

This chair allows for 50 degrees of tilt back in space into a gravity assisted position. The tilt feature in this chair is infinite up to 50 degrees off the horizontal. It is foot activated with no cables or triggers to break. The infinite positioning allows for children with Developmental Delay, Cerebral Palsy, Muscular Dystrophy, Intellectual Disability, Spina Bifida, Rhett’s Syndrome, etc to be positioned at infinite positons of tilt to allow for a symmetrical upright sitting posture to be achieved. Maintaining upright symmetrical sit postures will help normalize spastic-hypertonic, low tone-hypotonic musculature which can influence spinal symmetry creating scoliosis – lateral curvature of the spine and kyphosis – upper thoracic ( C ) anterior curving of the spine.

Using stable, supportive seating and positioning devices such as head supports, lateral trunk supports, pelvic supports added to this home/school chair will allow our wheeled chair to become an integral part of the child’s therapeutic program to learn to achieve independent sitting control for the next developmental milestone.

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$5,010.00 /Each.
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Crosley Medical Products provides innovative seating and positioning chairs for children and young adults who are neurologically impaired or developmentally disabled. These positioning chairs and their various attachments provide for years of growth as the child increases in size and weight. Crosley Medical Products is here to help all of those who may be afflicted by Developmental Delay, Cerebral Palsy, Muscular Dystrophy, Intellectual Disability, Spina Bifida and Rhett’s Syndrome with our infinite positioning chairs for maximum comfort and reliability.

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Sizes available: 

  • Seat depth 6½ - 13½”
  • Seat width 7- 13”
  • Footplate to top of seat cushion 5 – 14”
  • Back height (A) 13-15” OR  (B) 16-19”
  • Arm height 7”
  • Chest width 7 – 11”
  • Seat height 24” with no tilt
  • Tilt in space 5 – 50°
  • Seat/Back angle 95°
  • Footplate depth adjustable 4”
  • Headrest adjustable height 5½”
  • Lateral supports 5” deep x 4” high, adjustable height from top of seat
    cushion 8 – 10” & can adjust up an additional 2½”   when back is
    adjusted up for either back (A) or back (B).
  • Hip guides 3½” high x 9½” deep.

Standard features:

  • Upper seating section in Aluminum tube
  • Base 27” long x 24” wide steel rectangular tube, powder coated – cream color
  • (4) locking wheels
  • Plastic laminated, 9 layer base plywood for seat, back & footrest
  • Solid back with removable vinyl covered cushion
  • Solid seat with removable vinyl covered cushion
  • Telescoping removable beyond & below head pad
  • Seat belt with 1½” pushbutton
  • Polyethylene solid arm pads
  • One piece footplate
  • Stable weighted base in cream color powder coating
  • Modular construction
  • Easily adjustable for growth using 7/16 wrenches & Allen key
  • For indoor use only
  • Adjustable tilt in space infinitely within range.
  • Fits most neurologically impaired children ages 2-8 & up to 120 lbs.
  • Lateral trunk supports
  • Hip guides
  • Designed for children 33 – 59” tall
  •  # 2-4-ME-X     Pink color upholstery
  •  # 2-4-ME-Y     Blue color upholstery