SofTech Basic Features

A Simple, Easy to Use Cushion

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The Aquila SofTech Basic cushion is simple and easy to use.

SofTech Basic Seating System

The SofTech Basic is a lower cost, completely self-contained alternating cushion system with the electronics built into the cushion, rather than in a separate controller.  It is simple, easy to operate and extremely comfortable.

The SofTech Basic is designed to prevent pressure ulcers while stimulating circulation with a gentle massage action. SofTech Basic has no adjustments and cycles about every 60 seconds.

Since this is a standardized cushion we do not offer customization of this model. Instead there are three different sizes SofTech Basic to choose from.  Clients with current pressure ulcers or requiring custom sizes would benefit from one of our custom cushions, the SofTech or APK2.  

 

 

SofTech Basic – A Simple, Easy to Use Cushion System

  • SofTech Basic cushion without cover

    SofTech Basic cushion without cover

  • Aquila Incontinent Cover

    Aquila Incontinent Cover

  • Aquila SofTech Basic Smart Charger

    Aquila SofTech Basic Smart Charger

  • Integrated system electronics and components
  • Choice of 3 standard sizes – 16×16, 18×18, and 20×20
  • Pre-set cycle time every 60 seconds for optimal stimulation of tissue
  • Soft, comfortable, and waterproof exterior that is easy to clean
  • Single button operation
  • Ischial and sacral areas offloaded
  • Battery voltage status indicator on remote
  • Contoured cushion top for maximum comfort and stability
  • Available for rental to nursing homes and long term care facilities
  • High tech long lasting battery with no memory effect
  • Over 25 hour run time per charge

A Product That Works with Any Chair

The SofTech Basic is a fully-automatic alternating pressure relief cushion. The primary function of the SofTech Basic is to help prevent and treat pressure sores (pressure ulcers) by providing the ideal healing conditions and performing automatic pressure relief. It can be used on manual wheelchairs, powerchairs, or regular sitting chairs.

Wheelchair users using the Aquila SofTech Basic wheelchair cushion.

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  • Dixie R.

    I am sending in the APK controller for maintenance after having been used steadily for 3 ½ years.  I have been told the pumps last about 3 years and if true it has done well. I have had 2 terribly deep pressure sores since 2009 and your cushion has made Read More

  • Rancher Using Aquila Cushion

    In August 2009, I had a huge pressure sore break open in the coccyx area, it was the size of a grapefruit.  I’ve been sitting up on the sore in an Aquila Cushion, sometimes 18 hours a day here on the busy ranch and the sore is almost healed.  If Read More

  • G. Groover E-5 US Army

    I would like to comment on your APk2 wheelchair cushion.  In approximately 2005, after being ‘wheelchair bound’ for over 20 years, I developed a pressure sore over my coccyx bone.  This sore slowly became larger until it became a stage 4 (bone visible) pressure sore. At this time I had Read More

  • Bruce McGhie – East Haddam, CT

    I am a C-7 quadriplegic. About seven months ago, I bought an Aquila Airpulse PK cushion to deal with seating problems. Its effect has been nothing short of amazing. In recent years, I have had chronic problems with Stage II ulcers, many small lesions (cracks), and a severe rash. Affected Read More

  • Chris K.

    I have been using my Airpulse PK cushion for about 8 years now. I’m so glad I found out about this cushion. About 9 years ago I was dealing with a pressure sore and was working from home for about a year.  With the cushion I was able to go back Read More

  • Billy T – Hebron, MD

    I have an Airpulse PK cushion from Aquila Corporation. I have nothing but compliments for the company, the cushion and the staff. The people at Aquila were very helpful, nice, answered all our questions and gave us results. I have been able to sit up for longer periods with this cushion. Read More

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  • Harvey

    Things are going OK. Branden is doing very good. In fact, he just got back from a trip to Las Vegas with his mom. He had a great time and things went very well. He just got it in his head he wanted to go and he saved his money and off they went. Read More

  • The APK2 prevents sores after 5 surgeries from static cushion

    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

  • Dixie R.

    I am sending in the APK controller for maintenance after having been used steadily for 3 ½ years.  I have been told the pumps last about 3 years and if true it has done well. I have had 2 terribly deep pressure sores since 2009 and your cushion has made Read More

  • Terry – Sioux Falls, South Dakota

    I have used a static air cushion for 25 years and it just stopped working for me. I have been struggling with skin sores in the gluteal creases on both sides for the last 3-4 years caused by constant pressure and moisture from body heat. After we started using the Read More

  • Loves The SofTech Basic

    7-13-18 I discovered Aquila over 15 years ago after doing a web search for pressure relief wheelchair cushions.  When I got my first cushion my life became easier.  No more wheelchair push ups or leaning side to side.  What a relief that was.  I have had 3 cushions over the Read More

  • Gary Dake – Rochester, NY

    I’m returning our Airpulse PK in the hope that you would be willing to repair it and then donate it to someone in need. Donna has passed away and we no longer need it.As a testimonial, I can say that this and the Custom Air cushion worked extremely well. All Read More