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dc.contributor.authorZauder, Karl
dc.contributor.authorLima, Cintia
dc.contributor.authorFernandes, Marcos
dc.contributor.authorCreci, Geraldo
dc.date.accessioned2019-12-09T14:26:57Z
dc.date.available2019-12-09T14:26:57Z
dc.date.issued2019-11-30
dc.identifier.citationZauder, K. [et al.]. Accessibility adaptations to assist motorcyclists with lower limbs disability. "Journal of Accessibility and Design for All", 30 Novembre 2019, vol. 9, núm. 2, p. 169-189.
dc.identifier.issn2013-7087
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2117/173658
dc.description.abstractMotorcyclists with lower limbs limitations require customised adaptations to ride motorcycles. Gearshifting and rear brake actuation must be adapted to be performed by the upper limbs of the motorcyclist. Also, motorcyclists with lower limbs disability need assistance from others to be able to get on the motorcycle and maintain equilibrium until reaching a minimum necessary speed. Thus, this work presents accessibility adaptations to assist motorcyclists with lower limbs disability, including the development of a structural support modeled on CAD platform and analyzed by the Finite Element Method. Convergences of solutions were carried out to assure results with good reliability. All adaptations proposed in this work were elaborated aiming ease of manufacturing, mounting and installing, as well as, low cost and minimum maintenance. All the work was developed considering the Honda CBR1000RR. Nevertheless, all ideas and concepts presented in this work can be expanded and adapted to practically all existing motorcycles.
dc.format.extent21 p.
dc.language.isoeng
dc.publisherCàtedra d'Accessibilitat (CATAC)
dc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
dc.subjectÀrees temàtiques de la UPC::Enginyeria mecànica::Disseny i construcció de vehicles
dc.subject.lcshPeople with disabilities
dc.subject.lcshMotorcycles
dc.subject.lcshFinite element method
dc.subject.otherStructural support
dc.subject.otherAdapted motorcycles
dc.subject.otherDisabled motorcyclists
dc.subject.otherFinite element method
dc.subject.otherAccessibility
dc.subject.otherLower limbs disability
dc.titleAccessibility adaptations to assist motorcyclists with lower limbs disability
dc.typeArticle
dc.subject.lemacMotocicletes -- Disseny
dc.subject.lemacDiscapacitats
dc.subject.lemacElements finits, Mètode dels
dc.identifier.doi10.17411/jacces.v9i2.239
dc.description.peerreviewedPeer Reviewed
dc.rights.accessOpen Access
local.citation.publicationNameJournal of Accessibility and Design for All
local.citation.volume9
local.citation.number2
local.citation.startingPage169
local.citation.endingPage189


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