Bath lifts are a boon for people who are elderly or infirm due to some disease, maternity or suffering from some type of joint condition. There are many reputed companies out there which have made a name in manufacturing high quality bath lifts to help out such individuals. Drive Medical is one such company and it has brought out an amazing auto bath tub chair seat lift that is making waves in the market.
Drive Medical Bellavita Auto Bath Tub Chair Seat Lift, Grey, Standard
The Drive Medical Bellavita Auto Bath Tub Chair Seat Lift comes from the stable of Drive Medical, a company that has earned a great reputation on the market as a maker of high quality bathing accessories, such as bath lifts, which are used by a lot of people. This reclining bath lift has been developed and designed after discussion with and assistance from nursing professionals.
Size and shape
The bath lift comes with a mere weight of 20.5 pounds. This is obviously the most lightweight bath lift to found these days. Although light in weight, it can support a maximum weight of 300 pounds. It consists of as many as 4 fast release suction cups and there is also the option for 2 more cups for its anti-slip bath base.
The bath lift has only 2 sections and this gives you more convenience at the time of installing the unit. You may easily assemble and disassemble the unit and also take it along on trips due to its excellent 2-piece construction. The process of assembly does not need any kind of equipment and you can set it up with a lot of ease. If you want to take it along, you can easily disassemble it. It is ideal to be taken along on trips to other places or even to the home of a friend or a family member.
The seat and padded backrest offer a lot of comfort. The comfortable padded backrest, at the lowest position of the seat, is able to recline at a 50 ° angle. You can lower the seat to 2.3” and also take it to a height of up to 18.8 inches. This makes it ideal for deep bath tubs. You can easily use the control buttons on its handset. The unit comes with an optional headrest. The device can be set up without any issues and used very easily.
The auto bath tub chair seat lift can easily be operated by a handset that comes with buttons which are perfect for people who are visually impaired. It has convex and concave operating buttons which can easily be used. A floating battery hand control, which is fully waterproof, helps regulate this device. The device draws its power from a rechargeable lithium ion battery.
The unit has thin gel washable seat and back cover that ensures complete hygiene for users. It comes with washable covers which can be availed in blue, white or grey colors. It has comfortable fabric covers which can be machine-washed. The adjustable seat of the bath lift makes it perfect for the purpose of deeper baths. You may use the bath lift with or without optional washable cover mats.
The base of the product consists of easy-to-release suction cups which offer optimum stability when you are inside the tub. The presence of easy release suction feet together with the lifting bar helps in reducing back strain and stretching problems at the time of fitting and removing. The bath lift is safe in the sense that it does not lower the body of bathers unless there is enough power to lift them back out of their tubs.
It is powered by a battery that can be charged easily. The battery does not take a long time to get charged up. The hand control is battery operated and is completely waterproof. It can float with ease and you will be able to access it quite easily. You should charge up the battery for a minimum of 4 hours when you are using it for the first time.
The device can easily be stored and folded when you are not using it. This allows saving a lot of space on your part. While it is not in an active mode, its back can easily be folded and you can save space at the time of storage.
The motor and the frame are covered by a lifetime warranty. The handset / battery also come with a warranty of 2 years.