SPEX Manta Back Support

Manta offers a solid shell with unique built-in lateral wings that are width, height and angle adjustable to give excellent lateral stability. An upholstery wrap offers comfort and secure spine and trunk support.


– Designed for the individual who requires:
– A solid back support to support minimal deformities or stability needs
– Minimal to moderate postural support
– Improved trunk/pelvic positioning whilst maintaining propelling efficiency
– Has mild-moderate torso asymmetries
– Greater functionality as there is minimal hardware between the client and the lateral supports


– Fully adjustable and repositionable lateral ‘wings’ means that the therapist/clinician can ensure the right support in the right place for the user
– Slick and non-obtrusive yet provides the right amount of spine and lateral stability for many different postural needs
– Lightweight solid aluminum back support with quick-release hardware
– Wrap upholstery section gives conforming comfort
– Offers exceptional trunk stability
– Minimal contouring, and includes positioning kit for further postural enhancements
– Add headrests and other positioning supports if more support is required

Technical Info

Wheelchair Width Height Back Support Code Spare Outer Cover Code
12″ 14″ 1254-1214-000 1254-1214-000-C
16″ 1254-1216-000 1254-1216-000-C
14″ 16″ 1254-1416-000 1254-1416-000-C
18″ 1254-1418-000 1254-1418-000-C
16″ 18″ 1254-1618-000 1254-1618-000-C
20″ 1254-1620-000 1254-1620-000-C
17″ 18″ 1254-1718-000 1254-1718-000-C
20″ 1254-1720-000 1254-1720-000-C
18″ 18″ 1254-1818-000 1254-1818-000-C
20″ 1254-1820-000 1254-1820-000-C
20″ 18″ 1254-2018-000 1254-2018-000-C
20″ 1254-2020-000 1254-2020-000-C

Weight Capacity

10″-15″ (90kg)
16″-20″ (136kg)