Advanced powerchair control system from Curtis Instruments
29 November 2006
Curtis Instruments, a developer of advanced instrumentation and control systems for electric vehicles has recently launched the enAble 40-Series Powerchair Control System, which provides advanced ergonomics, full functional features, power, safety and design flexibility. Curtis was determined to make electric mobility better than ever, with enAble components that deliver world class drive feel. The System offers the most comprehensive range of built-in features available, and users benefit from optimum value and great flexibility for customisation with no add-ons required. The enAble 40 Powerchair Control System is truly engineered for excellence in every detail – packed with features and very affordable. A large LCD display is designed for superb clarity; it has intuitive icons that clearly show what the display is telling you, and LCD readability even in bright daylight. Curtis high performance systems are backed by expert support from dedicated engineering groups in the US and Europe.
The Curtis enAble 40-Series Powerchair Control System provides good drive feel and flexibility in a three-module solution; a powerbase with option light and seat actuators, an ergonomic hand control with an intuitive icon LCD display and a compact attendant Control. The enAble 40-Series provides the perfect solution for rear, mid and front drive powerchairs. With its advanced seating control many Rehab chair configurations will also find the enAble 40-Series as the right fit.
The system features full 50 and 75 Amp power ratings in a rugged, compact and sealed enclosure. The Curtis MyChair parameter tunes the overall chair feel to fit each user’s unique need with a single parameter. Patented Auto-Trim automatically and contiguously corrects steering alignment, which can be thrown off by tyre, motor and gearbox wear and replacement, and an Anti-Tip feature protects against unsafe steering movements. The integration of light and actuators provides these features at a minimum cost and without installation of additional wiring or modules.
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