There are loads of transfer boards and styles available, here are a few interesting boards each with it’s own set of pros and cons:
Notched Transfer Board
- 8″W x 29″L
- Secures to wheelchair arm
- Smooth lacquered finish for easy transfers
- Weight capacity: 300 lbs.
- Weight: 5 lbs.
Q2 Mobility Transfer Board
|Q2 Mobility Transfer Board|
29.52 in. L x 13.30 in. W (750 mm x 338 mm)
Maximum thickness: .47 in. (12 mm)
Minimum thickness: .24 in. (6 mm)
Weight: 3.53 lbs. (1.6 kg)
Weight capacity: 627 lbs. (285 kg)
Carrying Strap- Used to carry the Q2 board over the shoulder. Quick-release snaps allow for easy attachment and removal.
Glidesheet Attachment- An ultra-low friction fabric sheet attachment designed to be used during seated transfers with larger patients, or transfers when the patient’s bare skin is exposed.
Roll Easy Transfer Board
Sometimes using a transferring when wet can be a challenge, here are some ‘slick’ alternatives designed to make transferring when wet easy.
The UltraSlick Transfer Boards are available in 24″, 27″ and 30″ lengths.
Ultra Slick Transfer Board Specifications:
|Weight limit :||250 lbs.|
|Board width:||8 inches.|