Patent Number: 6,168,238

Title: Chair with calf support

Abstract: A chair, particularly a wheelchair (1), has a detachable active calf support (4), which has a plurality of inflatable cushion members (A, B, C, D) providing a calf support surface for a person in the chair. The cushion members are parallel transverse tubes forming an array extending away from the chair seat (3). The chair has a control for inflating and deflating the tubes in a predetermined sequence.

Inventors: Hannagan; Angus Patrick Douglas (Waterlooville, GB)

Assignee: Pegasus Egerton Limited

International Classification: A47C 7/50 (20060101); A47C 7/00 (20060101); A61G 5/00 (20060101); A61G 7/057 (20060101); A61G 5/12 (20060101); A61G 5/10 (20060101); A47C 007/50 (); A47C 007/52 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018