Chair Lever Extender
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4 Steps
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Patients with orthopedic surgery may not be able to use their recliners without breaking precautions. As an occupational therapist, I used flexible gear tie to securely fit a piece of PVC pipe over the lever to extend it and the patient can now use the recliner.

2

Wrap flexible gear tie around the recliner lever to build up the diameter of the recliner lever

3

Push a piece of PVC pipe onto the recliner lever over the gear tie

4

To use recliner without bending over or to the side, pull the extended PVC pipe which will recline the chair