Merchants of the Dark Road

EscaWheel: Changing how wheelchair users navigate stairs

A project in by Anando Naqui

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A new way for wheelchair users to navigate their homes. Simpler, easier, cheaper.
Backers: 98
Average Pledge Per Backer: $115

Funded: $11,263 of $25,000
Dates: May 28th -> Jul 2nd (35 days)
Project By: Anando Naqui
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June 17th - via:
Hi Everyone! I've been doing some work on the incentives and I wanted to share what we've come up with so far. By far the most popular incentive is the print of some of our engineering drawings. If we're successfully funded, we'll have several from... (Read More)

EscaWheel on the News

June 12th - via:
It's been a whirlwind couple of days over here at EscaWheel, but it looks like we're finally starting to get traction in the media. Today I did an interview with Channel 3 News (CBS affiliate) in Champaign. While down in Champaign, I also was... (Read More)

Meet Dave

June 3rd - via:
Meet Dave and his mom, Dayna. Dave has Dystonia, a neurological movement disorder that requires Dave to be in a wheelchair. However, Dayna and Dave live in a home that has a staircase. Transferring Dave out of his wheelchair, into the stairlift, and... (Read More)

EscaWheel in the News

June 1st - via:
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