The Centipede is a tandem cycle adapter intended to convert the Hand Powered Cycle, the Hand and Foot Powered Cycle, or the Foot Powered Cycle (see separate records) into a 2-person tandem cycle. The Centipede attaches to the rear of the tricycle, and it is pulled when the tricycle is propelled forward. It can carry a child or an adult. COLORS: Red or blue. CAPACITY: 250 pounds.
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To provide a custom adapted tag-along bike for a child with spastic diplegia. The child has his own custom adapted bike but when on outings with his family he found it difficult to keep up and cycle long distances. Since he was too large for a baby seat a tag-along adaptation appeared to be a good solution. A prototype was created that was compatible with components used to modify FREEDOM WHEEL bikes, such as the U-frame, high-riser bar, and postural