Wa-Chair

A concept for development of economical stair-climbing wheelchair

Nayan Jyoti Baishya, Harutoshi Ogai

研究成果: Conference article

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In this paper, a concept for development of cost effective and reliable stair climbing wheelchair is being proposed. Slider-crank mechanism is being used to compensate for any variation in inclination angle of the wheelchair during ascent or descent on stairs. Controlling wheelchair's inclination angle can reduce risk for the rider as it prevents the wheelchair from toppling. A prototype is being developed to validate proposed mechanism. Proposed mechanism allows rider to view in the direction of progress which adds additional safety to the rider.

元の言語English
記事番号012010
ジャーナルIOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering
307
発行部数1
DOI
出版物ステータスPublished - 2018 2 19
イベント2017 International Conference on Mechanical Engineering and Applied Composite Materials, MEACM 2017 - Hong Kong, China
継続期間: 2017 11 232017 11 24

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Wa-Chair : A concept for development of economical stair-climbing wheelchair. / Jyoti Baishya, Nayan; Ogai, Harutoshi.

:: IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 巻 307, 番号 1, 012010, 19.02.2018.

研究成果: Conference article

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