Icon Back System

Varilite

Robust range of backrests 

Varilite offer a broad range of wheelchair backs designed to provide comfort, stability and support to the user, whilst also being simple to install, adjust and modify. 

For full details of the range please scroll below or download the brochure

(Please note sizing information for these backrest is found at the bottom of this page)


1. Icon Low Back

The Icon Low Back is an ideal lightweight solution for users needing lower trunk support and the full adjustment normally only found in a larger style of back.

Features:

  • Upper body is unimpeded, thereby allowing full range motion of the upper limbs and trunk.
  • Mild lateral support
  • Cushioning incorporates an adjustable air-foam flotation system
  • Adjusting in Angle, Depth, Width and Height
  • Breathable Covers
  • Quick release mounting hardware

2. Icon Mid back

The Icon Mid Back provides mid-thoracic support for a large range of body types. This back provides support and positioning to improve trunk control and decrease fatigue.

Features:

  • Sub-scapula support meaning that the back does not interfere with arm movement during propelling or other activities
  • Cushioning incorporates an adjustable air-foam flotation system
  • Adjusting in Angle, Depth, Width and Height
  • Breathable Covers
  • Quick release mounting hardware

3. Icon Tall Back

The Icon Tall Back provides full thoracic coverage for moderate to maximum support. This back is well suited for those needing additional support, or those using a tilt and recline system.

Features:

  • Supports the back to the top of the shoulders, including the scapulae - ideal for users with decreased trunk control.
  • The curved shell provides moderate back support
  • Head rests can be installed onto the aluminium shell for more positioning options.
  • Easy to fit additional lateral supports if required
  • Cushioning incorporates an adjustable air-foam flotation system
  • Adjusting in Angle, Depth, Width and Height
  • Breathable Covers
  • Quick release mounting hardware
  • Crash tested and approved

4. Icon Deep Back

The Icon Deep Back provides full thoracic coverage and deep lateral support. This back is ideal for users needing maximum support.

Features:

  • Supports a user’s back to the top of the shoulder, including the scapulae, with extra lateral support of the thoracic trunk.
  • The deep contour of the back provides more lateral support for users with poor trunk control.
  • Head rests and other secondary supports can be installed onto the aluminium shell.
  • Cushioning incorporates an adjustable air-foam flotation system
  • Adjusting in Angle, Depth, Width and Height
  • Breathable Covers
  • Quick release mounting hardware
  • Crash tested and approved

5. Icon Sizing

For more in-depth size and fitting information please download this technical guide.