BD logo Brake Director™ is the real one-hand braking solution for bicycles.

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Call 206-285-6518 or email davidk@brakedirector.com for more info

Brake Director Helps the Disabled Ride Safer

David Krafchick, co-inventor of this bike brake solution
David Krafchick, co-inventor of Brake Director™, is also a rider with physical limitations.
Brake Director serves individuals who have suffered injury, illness or disability, but still want to remain active riding a bicycle or related HPV.

This bicycle brake invention is the first market-ready solution for those with upper body limitations.

Permanent limitations due to:

  • Arthritis

  • Birth defects
  • Heart attack
  • Stroke
  • Amputation
  • Injury

...do not prevent the pleasure of cycling.  Brake Director™ can assist the rider with limitations, controlling bicycle speed and bringing the bicycle safely to a stop.  Brake Director™ represents a commitment to bring a solution to people who desire to use a bicycle, even with disabilities.

Don
Don is often seen riding the roads in Florida.

Brake Director™ works for physically limited riders with the following qualifications:
  • Able to pedal (Hand pedaling addressable) even with low strength.  Balance not required.

  • Use of brake control. ie: lever or other device designed to accommodate control capability of patient

  • Ability to see, hear, react - Basic Safety Issues

  • No Epilepsy or related syndromes in unsupervised operation

Brake Director™ represents a commitment to people with disabilities who desire to use a bicycle.

This bicycle brake invention is the first market-ready solution for those with upper body limitations.  We also offer custom design solutions to accommodate other disabilities.

We work with therapists who see a way Brake Director™ can be used to permit exercise for existing clients under supervision.  We also work directly with people living normal lives with a permanent disability.

To purchase Brake Director™, go to our sales page

Brake Director™ is a one hand brake solution