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.

See What Our Customers Have to Say

  • Skin Protection After Surgery

    We just purchased a PK2 cushion and controller from you. It is wonderful and Sherry enjoys the comfort of the new design. It has been over a year since Sherry underwent plastic surgery to close two large pressure ulcers. Thanks to her original PK cushion and now her PK2 she Read More

  • Testimonial from Ken L. ATP, CRST

      Date: 03/20/2018 RE:   Aquila Corporation Seat Cushion Systems   When other wheelchair cushions have failed, I can always depend on Aquila Corporation to provide the absolute best custom-made cushions available anywhere.  Their innovative design offers the highest level of skin protection and pressured distribution that my clients need to 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

  • Larry Yenter – Rochester, MN

    I had a Stage 3 decubitus ulcer on my right ischial tuberosity (the key word is ‘had’).  Right now, my pressure wound is healed.  By using the Airpulse PK cushion system, I did not have to be put on bed rest and did not miss any work. This cushion is Read More

  • Sean Holderread – Hendersonville, NC

    I have been WC bound for nearly 22 years. I have tried numerous cushions…and all have caused my right ischial to breakdown. Over the last six years, I have fought to keep this area healthy. To no avail. Bed-bound, and heading for flap surgery, I learned of the APK. Desperate, Read More

  • Amazing Cushion

    8-27-18 My name is M.A, and I live in Miami Florida. On October 18th., 1999 when I was 56 years old, I suffered an accident while exercising at home, which left me quadriplegic, and in a wheelchair.   In recent years I have developed two pressure sores in my buttocks Read More

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  • 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

  • James Yates

    I received my Aquila APK2 cushion about 2 months ago and I’m very pleased with the results.  I have two Stage IV pressure sores on my ‘posterior’ [for over 2 years] and there is already improvement since receiving this cushion [my plastic surgeon’s measurements].  No doubt this is the result Read More

  • Chronic Wound Improvement

    Review 3-09-18 It is my opinion the Aquila APK2 cushion has advantages over most cushions I’ve sat on for more than 53 years. It has reduced chronic bedsores to a minimum and reduces all pressure on chronic wounds. Both I and my physician highly recommend it. The technical support I Read More

  • Bruce Walz – Arizona

    I’d like to take a moment to thank you for making such a quality product that has completely changed the way I’ve been able to live my life. After being on the two “top name” brands of cushions without any success and developing a pressure sore, I needed extensive reconstructive Read More

  • Darin

    Justine, This is Denis, Darin’s dad and I just wanted to share with you the story of Darin and his seat cushion. Darin is a 44-year-old spina bifida patient who recently retired from his 20+ year career at Naval civil service. Over the past 10 to 12 years he is Read More

  • Traveling Aquila APK cushion

    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