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MOTOmed Gracile 12 - Overview


The MOTOmed gracile12 is the only motorized movement therapy device that is specifically designed for the needs of children. The narrow distance between the foot pedals and the height adjustable motor shaft allow for physiologically correct movements, even for small children with a starting body height of 90 cm. The big color display with the fun MOTOmax and trampoline training and motivation program animate the user to a regular training.

Conditions Note

Used extensively in UK hospital's, schools, colleges and at home the gracile model offers Movement therapy for children and persons with short stature.

Movement is a basic precondition for regular body functions and development. A lack of movement can lead to secondary health problems, the motomed allows your child to move regardless of physical limitations The MOTOmed gracile is of particular benefit to those with cerebral palsy, Spina bifida, brain injury, quadriplegia, paraplegia, hemiplegia, partial paralysis, muscular diseases, muscular dystrophy and for early, rehabilitation of children with multiple disabilities and heavy spasticity.

Movement with the MOTOmed:

Motorized/ Passive – This allows for motor driven smooth movement to help relax your muscles

Motor assisted – Even with minimal muscle strength and little or no effort or strain on the muscles you can achieve an easy transition from passive to active training.

With your own muscle strength/ active – Cycle against finely adjusted resistance levels. Ideal home cycling training for your cardiovascular system and your muscles. The software controlled MOTOmed allows for a smooth automatic change from passive work from the motor to active work from the user and back again. Therapy sessions can be individualized and pre-programmed for simple operation. A wide range of accessories are available to ensure safe and successful use. The well-proven MOTOmed features include detailed training feedback, software controlled therapy programs, and motivation and training games. The display with the colour-coded system and the large easy feel buttons made for a simple operation.

our child grows - the MOTOmed adapts.

In order for children and small adults to be able to train in a physiologically proper joint position, the MOTOmed gracile12 was developed with a foot shell distance of 12 cm. Therefore, an overstraining of the hips and knee joints is being avoided. The height adjustable pedal axle is leveled to fit the length of the legs which provides an ideal seating position. The MOTOmed gracile12 is adjustable to your growing child's height.

MOTOmax - more fun during training

For those children who are training actively it's a fun challenge to make the MOTOmax game character jump. If equal strength input is applied from both legs or arms, the MOTOmax ''jumps for joy'' and rewards you with a smile.

MOTOmed functions and safety features

The MOTOmed gracile12 is equipped with several safety features, such as SpasmControl, with MovementProtector and spasm detection. By this, safe daily movement therapy is guaranteed, despite of physical limitations.

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MOTOmed Gracile 12 Videos

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MOTOmed Gracile 12 Properties

The MOTOmed gracile12 offers a fun movement with pediatrically suitable accessories. The narrow pedal distance, the height adjustment of the pedal axle, and the various therapy programs turn this movement device into a valuable therapy tool. The MOTOmed gracile12 is perfectly adaptable to your child's growth.

Therapy options
  • passive training (with motor)
  • assistive training (motor-assisted)
  • active training (with own muscle strength)
  • SymmetryTraining
  • coordination training (4 segments)
  • Pediatric safety foot shells with pediatric leg guides
  • Small distance of 12 cm between the inner rims of the foot shells
  • Two-stage pedal radius adjustment (3.5 cm / 7.0 cm)
  • Height adjustable pedal axle
  • Handlebar adjustable in height and inclination
  • Mobile with big castors (13cm diameter)
  • All-metal construction, premium and stable
  • additional stability by telescopic front stand
  • Foot insertion aid including position locking feature
  • MOTOmed SmoothDriveSystem with a gentle startup and rundown
  • MovementProtector & SpasmControl
  • Speed regulation from 0 to 60 rpm (passive)
  • Regulation of motor power from 1 to 10
  • Preset the therapy duration from 0 to 120 minutes
  • automatic device self-test
  • user-friendly operating panel with a color coded system and big, easy-feel buttons
  • Language selection between 27 different languages
  • MOTOmax and TRAMPOLINEmax motivation programs
  • therapy programs
  • detailed feedback in real time
  • training analysis after the training


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MOTOmed Gracile 12 operating panel

save as PDF file Convenient control of the MOTOmed gracile12 by using the eight easy feel buttons on the operating panel. Enjoy the simplicity of a two-button operation from training start to finish. Navigate intuitively through different menu points. The next logical operating step is indicated in color green. Quick and direct change of settings and therapy programs.

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