Tips on Measuring for a Scooter or Chair

Seat Depth: Measure from the base of the spine to the inside of the knee, minus at least two inches, you can allow for more leg over hang if required.

Back Height: Measured from the seat base to the top of the chair back. On powered chairs extra support is needed because of initial acceleration effects.

• Footrest Support Angle: This determines how far your toes stick out. A smaller angle means you can turn in a smaller space. Dependant on knee flexibility.

• Seat Width: The widest point of the body between knee and hip, with an added inch to allow for movement. Take into consideration clothing such as heavy coats.

Front of Seat to the Ground: Measure your leg from behind your knee to the sole of your foot then take away the thickness of the compressed seat cushion and add a minimum of two inches to allow the footrest to clear.