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HAND OPERATION RETROFIT FOR CHILDREN'S ELECTRIC VEHICLE

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
19175
Program Year/Program:
1992 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
19175
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Innovative Products Inc
830 South 48th Street Grand Forks, ND 58201
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1992
Title: HAND OPERATION RETROFIT FOR CHILDREN'S ELECTRIC VEHICLE
Agency: HHS
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $50,000.00
 

Abstract:

PRODUCT: THE PRODUCT IS A HAND-OPERATION RETROFIT FOR THE CHILDREN'S ELECTRIC VEHICLE, SUPER BIGFOOT MARKETED BY BIGFOOT 4X4, INC. OF FORT WAYNE, INDIANA. THE PRODUCT EQUALIZES THE CAPABILITIES OF HANDICAPPED AND NON-HANDICAPPED CHILDREN IN THE OPERATION OF THE VEHICLE. HANDICAPPED CHILDREN AND REHAB PROFESSIONAL HAVE GIVEN VERY POSITIVE EVALUATIONS TO THE SIX PROTOTYPES WHICH ARE CURRENTLY AVAILABLE. NO COMPARABLE VEHICLES ARE CURRENTLY AVAILABLE FOR HADNICAPPED CHILDREN. PHASE I OBJECTIVES: OPTIMIZE THE DESIGN FOR SAFETY AND FOR APPLICABILITY TO A WIDE RANGE OF HANDICAPPED CHILDREN. (1) DEVELOP RAMP-UP SPEED CONTROLLER; (2) CONFIRM PRODUCT SAFETY WITH THOROUGH TESTING ACCORDING TO U.S. CONSUMER PRODUCTS SAFETY COMMISSION REGULATIONS AND (3) VALUATE TWELVE PROTOTYPES WITH A RANGE OF HANDICAPPED CHILDREN THROUGH FOUR MONTHS.

Principal Investigator:

James E Steinke
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Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Innovative Products Inc
830 South 48th Street Grand Forks, ND 58201

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No