JAY J3 TC Back

Redefine your standard in seating with microclimate control

The most versatile JAY wheelchair back

This product has been discontinued.

Skin temperature is important to your well-being and could help avoid skin breakdown, yet is often difficult to manage. By seamlessly combining the proven comfort and reliability of the JAY J3 Back with heat and ventilation technology (TC), the J3 TC Back ensures you are comfortable whatever the weather and helps reduce fatigue. Keeping you warm on those cold winter days and refreshingly cool in hot summer weather, you are ready to tackle the day whatever the temperature.

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From £1250 (5% Freight surcharge will be added to the total value of the product)

This price is based on standard configuration only. This item may have multiple additional extras that are not included in the published price. Please see your local authorised dealer for a detailed quote.

JAY J3 TC Wheelchair Backrest
Clinical benefit

Clinical benefit

The patented internal thermal technology in the JAY J3 TC wheelchair back can help those who have difficulty regulating their own body temperature, like Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) as well as Multiple Sclerosis (MS) patients. Especially those patients who suffer from temperature dysregulation and therefore cannot fully adjust their body temperature under different environmental conditions.

For years several clinical studies worldwide have been concerned with temperature control issues and the fact that cooling systems have proven to be beneficial in their various forms. Davis et al. mentioned that "increased ambient or core body temperature" worsens clinical signs of MS patients while Song et al. highlighted that SCI patients "cannot appropriately respond to the changing temperatures of their surrounding environments". The JAY J3 TC was specifically designed to help reduce some of these most common symptoms.

Exceptional Comfort

Exceptional Comfort

The patented internal thermal technology provides exceptional comfort and may help those who have difficulty regulating their own body temperature. Evaporative cooling helps to dissipate moisture on your skin and keeps you feeling refreshed. The heating system warms throughout the back, allowing you to fully enjoy those cold winter days.

  • Cooling system with micro fans: The cooling system consists of a ventilation insert where small fans are incorporated.
  • Patented thermal technology: The heating system uses heating coils to generate heat.
JAY Cover Technology

JAY Cover Technology

The JAY J3 TC Wheelchair Back cover optimises airflow through the use of specialised fabrics and specially designed vents. The porous 3DX Spacer Fabric promotes airflow through the cushion to the TC insert. This microclimatic cover is made of a quick drying fabric that helps to reduce heat and moisture build-up.

Easy to Use and Enjoy

Easy to Use and Enjoy

Too hot? Simply flip the switch on the JAY J3 TC wheelchair back to illuminate the blue light for ventilation and cool down again.

Too cold? Flip the switch to illuminate the red light for heat and warm up. The heating system warms throughout the back, allowing you to fully enjoy those cold winter days.



Temperature Control (TC) Technology is engineered with your safety in mind to work in all environments. Inspired by the automotive industry, Sunrise Medical has combined technology with rigorous wheelchair industry testing standards. The results are the JAY J3 TC wheelchair back, a perfect fit for your lifestyle.

Additionally, the heating system is equipped with an automatic shut-off to prevent the temperature from rising above 40 °C.

Width:41 / 46 / 51 cm
Height:34 / 38 / 42 / 46 / 50 / 53 cm
Maximum User Weight:136 kg / 225 kg depending on hardware
Product Options
Cover Type:3DX Spacer Fabric, black
Contour:Shallow Contour, Mid Contour, Mid Deep Contour

As a part of our ongoing product improvement initiative, Sunrise Medical reserves the right to change specifications and design without notice. Further, not all features and options offered are compatible with all configurations of the wheelchair. Please consult the user instruction manual for more information.