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nivo / bathtub-lift

nivo helps handicapped people to enjoy a relaxing bath in the tub again. The bathtub lift can be installed on the edge of any tub without fixation. By turning the orange adjusting rings, the lift fits itself to the size of the bathtub. The user places himself on the textile band, on wich he gets lowered into and lifted out of the water. The polypropylene fabric rolls are placed in the sideparts. They are moved by electric motors wich are controlled over the control panel on the sidepart. The backrest helps to get into the bathtub safely and increases the comfort while bathing. The shell of nivo is made of ABS plastic with rubber inlays.

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Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz

Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz
Aarau, Switzerland

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Martin Wiedmer