How to Assemble
When you receive your Squiggles Early Sitting System. When opening the box take care not to cut through the box as you may damage some of the parts contained inside. All of the parts will be contained in polythene bags with each one clearly labelled. Carefully remove them from the boxes and check you have all the parts you have ordered.
A number of adjustments will require the use of the multi-tool, which is supplied with each seat and can be found together with your information pack.
Keep polythene bags away from children
Components will be disassembled for shipping. You will receive the Seat base assembly with cover and pelvic harness fully attached together with the trunk support and any additional components you have ordered in separate packaging. Once you have checked you have all the components you ordered you are then ready to assemble the System.
To attach the dynamic trunk support to the seat base sleeve the plastic rods into the receiving tubes on either side of the seat base. Set to the minimum height and secure with the allen bolts using the Leckey tool provided.
To attach the leg support assembly insert the inner tubes into the receiving sleeves on the seat base assembly and secure at the sides with the locking knobs. The maximum extension is indicated by two holes on the inner tubes, when these are visible the leg support assembly is in its maximum extension. The leg support is supplied complete with support cushion, leg abduction pommel and a positioning strap.
If you have ordered the prone bar, remove it from its packaging. This component should only be used with the seat assembled together with the Leg Support. To attach the prone bar, turn the seat base upside down, press the poppers in and slide the prone bar into the receiving tubes at the back of the seat. The bar is secure when the poppers are engaged in the holes in the receiving tubes. To remove reverse the process. When the part is not in use store it in a safe place out of reach to children.
If you have ordered a Tray it will come packaged disassembled for transport. To assemble insert the tubes into the outer sleeve until the popper engages. Secure with plastic knob. Repeat for the other leg, ensuring both legs are set to the same height. To attach the spacer pads first remove the dynamic trunk support from the seat assembly and lay it down flat on a work surface.
Wrap the spacer pads around the cushion ensuring that the top fastens down over the bottom between the flexi rods and secure with the snap fasteners. Reattach the dynamic trunk support to the seat base as detailed above under “Dynamic trunk support attachment”.
The flexion roll contains hooky strips underneath the support to attach it to the seat cover. Position the roll in the desired location ensuring the hooky attaches securely to the loop panel of the seat cover.
Position the support in the desired location ensuring the hooky attaches securely to the loop panel of the seat cover.Ensure the product is secure and stable before you place the child in the seat.
Do not use the Leg support attachment when positioned on a dining chair.
Never leave the child unattended at any time when the seat base is attached to a dining chair.
The Early sitting system is supplied with two attachment straps which can be used to secure the seat base to a dining chair for feeding or other activities at table height. One strap should be attached around the seat base of the dining chair and the other should be secured around the back rest. To attach the straps to the seat base feed the end of the strap through the plastic ring (A) and loop back through the three bar slide (B). repeat on the other side. Then clip the plastic buckle together in the centre. To attach the straps to go round the backrest, feed the end of the strap through the slot in the metalwork (C) and loop back through the three bar slide (D). repeat on the other side. Then clip the plastic buckle together in the centre.