About adaptdefy ®

Our mission is to increase freedom for wheelchair users by connecting and highlighting a global community of Adaptdefiers and developing products that help them adapt and defy.

The LapStacker

The world’s first retractable strap system for wheelchairs

Never drop anything again

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Raised US$28K on Kickstarter: 250+ backers in 30 days

Kiwi’s invention could revolutionise life for wheelchair users sick of dropping things while on the move

LapStacker Reaches Funding Goal


The LapStacker stands out for the right reasons;  it doesn’t stand out at all
Simple Fit
LapStacker is compatible with most wheel-chair brands and types
Firm Hold
LapStacker quickly secures items – big & small – to your lap
Stress Free
The LapStacker gives wheelchair users an extra set of hands.
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The Adaptdefiers

Tales of people adapting & defying the odds.

Discover the latest stories of Adaptdefiers from around the world who are living their greater than life.


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