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wheel chair measurements, ADA
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seat width
measure widest point across hips then add 2 inches
seat depth
measure from posterior portion of the buttocks to the popliteal fossa then subtract 2 inches
seat height
knees and ankles positioned at 90 degrees; measure from distal thigh to heel with a 2" clearance from the floor
wrap around arm rests
space savers; reduces overall width by 1"
24-26"
average w/c width
32"
minimum doorway clearance
36"
ideal doorway clearance
adds 3/4"
removing doorstops
adds 1 1/2-2"
offset hinges
5' x 5' (60" x 60")
360 degree turning space for w/c
48"
maximum height individual can reach from chair
31"
maximum height for countertops
4' aisle
minimum space requirement for parking
48"
minimum pathways and walkways
1" vertical rise to 12"
ramp slope requirement
29-36"
railing measurements
4" high
curbs on ramps
48'
or longer requires a landing for turning
4' x 4'
landing required for a 90 degree turn
4' x 8'
landing required for a 180 degree turn
leaning forward
arm rests that are too low encourage
shoulder elevation
arm rests that are too high cause
adult w/c
18" W x 16" D x 20" H
narrow adult w/c
16" W x 16" D x 20" H
slim adult
14" W x 16" D x 20" H
hemi/low-seat
17.5" H
junior w/c
16" W x 16" D x 18.5" H
child w/c
14" W x 11.5" D x 18.75" H
tiny tot w/c
12" W x 11/5" D x 19.5" H
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