Pacer Gait Trainer – Mini & S

Providing outstanding support in learning to walk

Sizes & Dimensions

Important: User's weight must not exceed the maximum working load. Small or medium prompts are recommended for most users of the Medium Pacer. The medium, large and XL Pacer gait trainers have been replaced by the new New Pacer sizes.

Key user dimensions (inches)

Measure the vertical distance from the bent elbow to the floor while the user is standing upright. 

Choose the gait trainer model that allows for growth.

  • Rifton mini pacer gait trainer

    Mini Pacer

    K509

    Elbow height:

    15½ – 20½

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    Item Dimensions (inches)

    Floor to top of arm prompt

    15½ – 20½

    Overall width

    20½

    Overall length

    22½

    Floor to top edge of chest prompt

    17½ – 22½

    Frame height

    12½

    Folded frame

    Does not fold

    Frame weight (lbs)

    Maximum working load (lbs)

    50

  • Rifton small pacer gait trainer

    Small Pacer

    K501

    Elbow height:

    18½ – 27½

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    Item Dimensions (inches)

    Floor to top of arm prompt

    18½ – 27½


    Overall width

    22½

    Overall length

    27

    Floor to top edge of chest prompt

    22 – 30½

    Frame height

    15½ – 19½

    Folded frame

    Does not fold

    Frame weight (lbs)

    11½

    Maximum working load (lbs)

    75

Key user dimensions (inches)

Measure the vertical distance from the bent elbow to the floor while the user is standing upright. 

Choose the gait trainer model that allows for growth.

Rifton mini pacer gait trainer

Mini Pacer

(K509)
Rifton small pacer gait trainer

Small Pacer

(K501)

Elbow height

15½ – 20½

18½ – 27½

Item Dimensions (inches)

Floor to top of arm prompt

15½ – 20½

18½ – 27½


Overall width

20½

22½

Overall length

22½

27

Floor to top edge of chest prompt

17½ – 22½

22 – 30½

Frame height

12½

15½ – 19½

Folded frame

Does not fold

Does not fold

Frame weight (lbs)

11½

Maximum working load (lbs)

50

75


Chest prompt chest circumference / height (inches)
Small 14 – 28 / 4½
Medium 22 – 40 / 6½
Large 28 – 50 / 8
Important: Make sure that the chest prompt width allows for growth.



Communication tray (inches)
Inside Dimensions
8½ x 11
Maximum working load (lbs)
 10

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For more prompt and positioning information, see the following:

Positioning checklist - Old style Pacers (pdf)

More information about the Pacer Gait Trainers is located in the following Product Manuals:

Mini & small Pacer (pdf)

Attendant guide bar (pdf) (for use with Mini, Small and old style Medium Pacer Gait Trainers)

 

Chest prompts Arm prompts Arm platforms

Range of circumference: small 14"– 28", med 22"– 40"

Height: small 4½", med 6½"

Padded surface area: small 4½" x 8"

Adjustment range: (elbow to fist): small 9"– 12½"

Padded surface dimensions: 13½"x 5½"
Rifton Pacer chest prompt Rifton Pacer arm prompts Rifton Pacer gait trainer arm platforms
Hip positioner Pelvic support Thigh prompts

See diagram below

See diagram below

Length (from clamp to strap): small 5"– 8"

Max. leg circumference: small 15"

Rifton Pacer gait trainer hip positioner
Rifton Pacer Hip positioner dimensions
Rifton Pacer small pelvic support no handholds
Rifton Pacer Pelvic support dimensions
Rifton Pacer thigh prompts