ETAC Caribou
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ETAC Caribou

  • Model No. 48556
$2,457.00 $3,267.81

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Product Description

The Caribou is our standing frame. The frame supports the prone or supine standing position. With its ability to switch from a horizontal to a vertical position, the Caribou is designed to accommodate a wide range of users.

 A good standing position can be achieved for people with spasticity, contractions and circulatory deficiencies.

 The Caribou is built with a baseboard and a series of optional upper body supports is available to provide the optimum freedom of movement. A wide range of accessories is also available to meet the specific needs of the user.

 The Caribou is available in four sizes for users up to 220 lbs. and 75" tall.

Specifications

Easy transfer

The Caribou tilts from vertical to horizontal. The horizontal position makes it easier for the caregiver and less stressful for the user to be placed into position. The Caribou is designed with a raised frame for easy use of floor hoist.

Anatomic design and soft mouldable PU

Soft PU material for optimum comfort. The shape can be moulded to the body using additional wedges to shape the PU. The Caribou is designed with smooth edges for better safety and it is easy to clean.

Interchangeable accessories make for optimal solutions

Accessories are easily interchangeable for carers convenience

Easy tilt

The Caribou is supplied with an easy tilt mechanism, which allows the caregiver to have both hands free.

Dimensions

Size 1 Size 2 Size 3 Size 4
Inch Inch Inch Inch
Overall width (G) 20” 22½" 25¼” 29¼”
Length (H) 29½” 36¼" 43¾" 43¼"
Overall height, vertical (I) 18-22½” 20¾-25¼” 26¾-31” 34¾-39”
Overall height, horizontal (I1) 27½” 27½” 31½” 31½”
Angling 0 - 87° 0 - 87° 0 - 87° 0 - 87°
Total mass 45.1lb 52.9lb 67.2lb 77.1lb
Total mass, with power 49.6lb 56.2lb 71.7lb 81.6 lb
Max load 88.1lb 132.2lb 176.3lb 220.4lb
User height 33½–44" 38½–50¾" 49¼–61½" 60¼"
Static stability downhill Max 5° Max 5° Max 5° Max 5°
Static stability uphill Max 5° Max 5° Max 5° Max 5°
Static stability sideways Max 5° Max 5° Max 5° Max 5°
Basis plate width, top-bottom (J+J1) 9¾-12½” 11¾-15” 13¾-18” 15¾-21¾”
Height from floor to frame(I2) 5” 5” 5” 5”
Basis plate height (K) 17” 19¾” 25½” 33½”
Foot plate angling -10–10° -10–10° -10–10° -10–10°

Product Literature

User Manual

Product Description

The Caribou is our standing frame. The frame supports the prone or supine standing position. With its ability to switch from a horizontal to a vertical position, the Caribou is designed to accommodate a wide range of users.

 A good standing position can be achieved for people with spasticity, contractions and circulatory deficiencies.

 The Caribou is built with a baseboard and a series of optional upper body supports is available to provide the optimum freedom of movement. A wide range of accessories is also available to meet the specific needs of the user.

 The Caribou is available in four sizes for users up to 220 lbs. and 75" tall.

Specifications

Easy transfer

The Caribou tilts from vertical to horizontal. The horizontal position makes it easier for the caregiver and less stressful for the user to be placed into position. The Caribou is designed with a raised frame for easy use of floor hoist.

Anatomic design and soft mouldable PU

Soft PU material for optimum comfort. The shape can be moulded to the body using additional wedges to shape the PU. The Caribou is designed with smooth edges for better safety and it is easy to clean.

Interchangeable accessories make for optimal solutions

Accessories are easily interchangeable for carers convenience

Easy tilt

The Caribou is supplied with an easy tilt mechanism, which allows the caregiver to have both hands free.

Dimensions

Size 1 Size 2 Size 3 Size 4
Inch Inch Inch Inch
Overall width (G) 20” 22½" 25¼” 29¼”
Length (H) 29½” 36¼" 43¾" 43¼"
Overall height, vertical (I) 18-22½” 20¾-25¼” 26¾-31” 34¾-39”
Overall height, horizontal (I1) 27½” 27½” 31½” 31½”
Angling 0 - 87° 0 - 87° 0 - 87° 0 - 87°
Total mass 45.1lb 52.9lb 67.2lb 77.1lb
Total mass, with power 49.6lb 56.2lb 71.7lb 81.6 lb
Max load 88.1lb 132.2lb 176.3lb 220.4lb
User height 33½–44" 38½–50¾" 49¼–61½" 60¼"
Static stability downhill Max 5° Max 5° Max 5° Max 5°
Static stability uphill Max 5° Max 5° Max 5° Max 5°
Static stability sideways Max 5° Max 5° Max 5° Max 5°
Basis plate width, top-bottom (J+J1) 9¾-12½” 11¾-15” 13¾-18” 15¾-21¾”
Height from floor to frame(I2) 5” 5” 5” 5”
Basis plate height (K) 17” 19¾” 25½” 33½”
Foot plate angling -10–10° -10–10° -10–10° -10–10°

Product Literature

User Manual