Handy wheelchair helping people with disability get into car: None
Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesisAlternative title
Handy rullstol hjälpa människor med funktionshinder hamnar i bil : None (Swedish)
Nowadays, almost all existing wheelchairs have the problem that they only satisfy the disabled people to use for normal moving and transportation. A new wheelchair with a gear system guide rail which installed in the car is presented in this paper. The gear guide rail system will transport the whole wheelchair and person on it into the car. This wheelchair system will help people with disability whatever passengers or drivers to get into cars automatically. In this paper, the operation and the strength will be analysed through 3D model and theoretical calculations. Surveying to Swedish market, Volvo XC60 and V60 is chosen to design the size of the wheelchair. Besides, this new wheelchair system also can be suitable for the cars which are larger than those two car models.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2015. , 97 p.
, Handy wheelchair helping people with disability get into car
3D model; Bio-mechanics; Car friendly; Finite element analysis; Gear system; People with disability; Wheelchair
Other Mechanical Engineering
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:bth-832OAI: oai:DiVA.org:bth-832DiVA: diva2:819460
Subject / course
MT1430 Bachelor's Thesis
MTGMI Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
2015-05-28, Aristoteles (J3423), Blekinge Institute of Technology, Karlskrona, 11:00 (English)
Walter, Mats, Dr.