Accessible Washers And Dryers.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Adaptation of coin operated, front loading washer and dryer to allow access to the controls for people in wheelchairs. The washer and dryer controls, normally at the top rear of the machines, were duplicated on panels at the front of each machine, attached to the original controls with flexible cable. Includes photograph. COMMENTS: For additional information contact: Dr Roy Norris, Cerebral Palsy Research Foundation of Kansas, Rehabilitation Engineering Center, 2021 North Old Manor, Wichita, Kansas 67208. REC funded by NIHR grant G008005053. SKILLS REQUIRED: Electrical. AUTHOR: Dienes, D; et al TITLE: Problem Solving with Rehabilitation Technology REF: Winter 1982: p 33-35 NARIC CALL NUMBER: 05511 PAGES (including cover): 4 1982.