Octopus Head Positioning System

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Octopus Head Positioning System

Positioning system for the head and upper body

Head system which mounts to wheelchairs and seat shells. Unique retraction retainers fold backwards and click into place with hinges. 

Very supportive "Octopus arms" embrace the wheelchair user, providing anterior trunk support.

Construction is of foam, padded with viscoelastic foam, with Neoprene covers. 

Octopus comes complete with mounting system, ready for installation to the wheelchair. 

Accessories

  • Manta Support Attachment - Front

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    Manta Support Attachment - Front

    Supports head position. Full support around the front of the head. 

    1290-4810-000
  • Manta Support Attachment - Side

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    Manta Support Attachment - Side

    Supports head position around the sides of the head.

    1290-4820-000
  • Spex Standard Headrest Mount

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    Spex Standard Headrest Mount

    Mounting system which allows 20 cm forward range of adjustment.When used with alternative headrest pads such as the Octopus head support, this Headrest Mount is not suitable for use in vehicle transportation.

    1272-4150-100
  • Spex Zoom Headrest Mount

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    Spex Zoom Headrest Mount

    Mounting system which allows 28 cm forward range of adjustment. When used with alternative headrest pads such as the Octopus head support, this Headrest Mount is not suitable for use in vehicle transportation. 

    1272-4180-100

Specifications

Age Group: 
5-12
12-17
Adult
Geriatrics

  Size 0 Size 1 Size 2 Size 3
Code 1290-4100-000 1290-4101-000 1290-4102-000 1290-4103-000
Neck Size Up to 85 mm Up to 100 mm Up to 125 mm Up to 150 mm
A 200 mm 280 mm 340 mm 400 mm
B 95 mm 120 mm 140 mm 165 mm
C 200 mm 230 mm 260 mm 300 mm
D 35 mm 50 mm 50 mm 65 mm

Comes standard with universal headrest bracket for mounting to backrest shells.