SofTech Basic Seating System
Retail Price $2500
Some of our clients expressed interest in a lower cost alternating wheelchair cushion with no adjustments to deal with yet with the same pressure injury prevention characteristics as our custom cushions. We listened to them and developed the SofTech Basic.
The SofTech Basic is a standardized alternating wheelchair cushion. It is simple to operate using a single switch and all system components are built into the cushion for user convenience.
With a set cycle time of approximately 1 minute, there are no adjustments to worry about and the skin and tissue receive optimal stimulation. The wheelchair cushion inflates and then slowly deflates one bladder group at a time offering gentle tissue stimulation while offloading the ischial and sacral area where most pressure injuries occur. SofTech Basic is quiet, comfortable and gently massages the posterior while providing pressure relief to skin and tissue.
If you don’t need adjustable settings and can use one of our 3 standard sizes, the SofTech Basic may be just right for you.
The selling price for the SofTech Basic is just $2500 and that includes the first scheduled 24 month servicing. Call Aquila for details.
SofTech Basic – A Combination of Technology, Comfort and Convenience
Aquila SofTech Basic wheelchair cushionNow with wireless controls
SofTech Basic wheelchair cushion Control PanelShown without cover
- Choice of three standard sizes – 16×16, 18×18, and 20×20
- SofTech Basic exterior surface is waterproof coated foam
- Single switch operation and battery voltage indicator
- High tech long lasting battery with no memory effect
- Pre-set frequent cycle time for optimal stimulation of tissue
- Standard offloading of ischials and sacral area
A Product That Bends the Boundaries
We are proud to say that Mobility Management Magazine featured the SofTech cushion in a recent article – “Aquila’s SofTech: It’s What’s Inside that Counts“. They praised our new cushion saying that the Aquila SofTech cushion is:
“…a product that bends the boundaries of what you might expect from high-end custom seating for your most at-risk wheelchair clients.”Read Entire Article
Compare Cushions and See the Difference Movement Makes
Watch the video and see the difference an alternating wheelchair cushion makes while actively working to change pressure points and stimulate circulation versus a static cushion that provides constant pressure.
In the video the pressure map on the left is our alternating wheelchair cushion and the one on the right is a Roho static cushion which cannot change pressure points by itself. You’ll see first hand the difference between changing pressure points versus constant pressure.
Which cushion do you think is better for your skin and tissue?
Pressure Mapping Comparison of Aquila's SofTech Alternating Cushion vs Roho Static Air Cushion
See What Our Customers Have to Say
8-6-18 You guys are always kind and courteous to both me and my wife, Rhonda. She has difficulty speaking and you’re very patient with her. We couldn’t ask for better customer service. Thank you, God Bless You! Rick and Rhonda L. California
July 12, 2018 Dear sirs; We purchased the Airpulse PK2 cushion system in 2013 and it has been a remarkable blessing for my wife, Laura – no more pressure sores that required surgery. David R. NJ Note: At the time of ordering the APK2 cushion, the client indicated she had Read More
The following testimonial is from a client that was suffering from severe pain at the ischials when sitting, and due to his condition, the pain was growing more acute over time. They came to us to ask us if there was anything we could do to help his pain level. Read More
See What Our Customers Have to Say
Being a quadriplegic since 1967 from a horrendous auto accident, I have used many different cushions on my wheelchair over the years. After being diagnosed with a stage V wound, I began searching the Internet for a cushion that might be better than anything I’ve ever had. I stumbled upon Read More
March 21,2017 Dear Siiri – My cousin’s name was Norman. Norman was born with Spina Bifida in 1941 and was paralyzed from the waist down. We grew up together and were best friends until he passed away at 69 years of age. Pretty amazing considering the doctors told my Read More
We received the Aquila seat cushion. My son’s pressure sores (stage 3) healed within a week of using the cushion! It was sent back for inspection and repair. The seat was turned around promptly and it was perfectly fixed! AWESOME service! You all are really about your customer’s needs, providing excellent Read More
I just purchased an APK2 cushion and I couldn’t be happier with the cushion and with the service I was given. I have a pressure sore on my sacrum and I was interested to see if I could find a cushion that would allow me to stay in my wheelchair Read More
“5/16/18 Hi Justine and Steve, Just a note from a satisfied customer. I have sat on all kinds of cushions, but none as comfortable as an Aquila. Recently I sat on a SofTech Basic. It is the most user friendly cushion I have ever sat on. You just sit on Read More
Seven years ago a motorcycle accident left me paralyzed. I spent many hours each day in my wheelchair, and shifting positions every 15-20 minutes is not always possible, especially when I am concentrating on what I love to do best, tig welding. I was in constant pain and discomfort using a Read More