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Burke Bariatric Beds

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Burke, Inc. has been specializing in
Bariatric | Heavy Duty | Hospital Beds
since 1979.

Here at Burke Inc. we manufacture Heavy Duty Bariatric Hospital Beds, Bariatric Transport Air Mattress System, Impulse Drive System, Accu-1000 Scale System, Bariatric Equipment including Bariatric Wheelchairs and Scooters.

Burke, Inc’s newest heavy duty bariatric bed frame is the Tri-Flex II.
The Tri-Flex II features:

----- 1,000 LB Capacity Frame with extra width capability from 37" to 48" to 54".
----- "Fold & Roll" design for 1 person delivery system and easy storage.
----- Fully electric with Hi-Lo, Tredelenberg/Reverse Trendelenberg and
Cardio Chair.
----- Full Head and Knee Gatch Adjustment.
----- CPR Release & Battery Back Up.
----- integrated scales and full frame trapeze options.
----- patient egress from the foot of the bed capability.

Burke "Impulse Drive" System Option
Allows Safe and Easy Maneuverability through Variable Acceleration & Positioning.
Able to make small positioning corrections in the room with ease. Moves bed down the hall at a walking pace or less at driver’s discretion.
Will stop immediately yet gently by removing thumb/finger pressure off the joy stick.
Easily maneuvers in and out of doorways, elevators, turns, etc.

Safer for staff - reduce need for dangerous transfers and expensive cumbersome lifts.
Save staff time - no combing the facility for 4-6 nurses to move a 1,000 lb. patient and bed through the facility or risk injury transferring to wheelchair.

Burke Tri-Flex 2 Unique
Fold and Roll Design

  Hot Topics!






Tri-FlexII Air Mattress


Barri-Float Foam Mattress

Impulse Drive

Accu-1000 Scale

Power Wheelchairs

Power Scooters

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Tri-Flex II™ Burke Bariatric
Hospital Bed

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1,000 lb. Capacity!

--Platform: 37” Width x 86” Length
--48” Width x 86” Length
--54” Width x 86” Length

Frame: 93 7/8” Long
--40 3/4” Wide Caster to Caster

Class: Fully Electric: Modular Electronics
--37” Patient Surface Width for Transport
--48” Patient Surface Width for in room use
--54” Patient Surface Width for in room use

UL 60601-1 / IEC 60601-2-38 and CE Mark
Capacity: 1000 lbs.

Misc: Hospital Grade Plug
--Low Voltage/High Efficiency
--(Low Power Consumption 1.6 amps)
--Heavy Duty 6” x 1 1/4” Steer & Lock Casters


1,000 lb. Capacity - Static & Transfer
2 Patient Surface Widths in One Frame
3 Piece Interchangeable Width Mattress
“Fold & Roll” One Person Delivery System
Integrated Scale System Option
Exit/Enter at Foot of Bed Option
Expansion/retraction to 54” width
Fold Down Foot Rails
Plexiglas Windowed, Rotating Head Rails
Narrower Frame for improved doorway clearance

1 Button Trendelenberg functions
Improved Trapeze efficiency with enhanced patient access

New, Streamlined Dual Passage Assist
Impulse Drive System

Multiple Positions:
Trendelenberg / Reverse Trendelenberg
Hi-Lo: 14” to 28”
Cardiac Chair Positioning
Independent Head & Knee Positioning
Integrated Scale System
Compact “Fold & Roll” 1 person delivery system

3 Widths in 1 Frame 37” to 48” or 54”
easy slide, expand/contract
3 & 4 Corner Trapeze Frame Setup
Impulse Drive System
Attendant Control
Angle Indicators
Battery Back-Up
CPR Release Mechanism
Easy Patient Egress at Foot or Side of

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• 1,000 lb Capacity - Alternating Pressure - Low Air Loss Mattress System
• Quick, Push Button, Width Adjustment for
Transport and Patient Care 37” - 48” / 54”
• Mattress Maintains Air Support During Transport
and Power Outages
• Separate Top Chamber System for True Low Air Loss
• Microprocessor Controller with Multiple A/P Cycle
Times and Automatic Pressure Adjustment

• Anti Sheer Cover is Vapor Permeable for Heat and
Moisture Reduction. (Separate Vapro Permeable
Top Chamber is Removable for Easy Cleaning)
• 21 Maximum Conformity Comfort Cells with
Foam Support Layer
• Rapid CPR Disconnect
• Complies with U.S. Standard 8.6” Side Rail
Height Requirement
• Automatic Fowler Boost and Maximum Inflate Mode


Quick Push Button Width Expansion 37” to 48”. Easy disconnect narrows mattress in seconds. Unique mattress support system maintains patient comfort & support settings while transporting patient throughout facility or during a power failure.

Use in Emergency Evacuation Plan to move patient without the need to find extra staff. Use with our Ultra Maneuverable Mid-Wheel Impulse Drive to reduce number of dangerous transfers and lifts.

21 individual Dual Layer Cells provide maximum conformity and comfort for any individual’s body shape and size.

Easy to use microprocessor controller is efficient & quiet. Choose from 10 adjustable pressure
settings or static mode for transport, transfer and nursing procedures.

Alternating pressure mode is fully adjustable to patient needs with 5/10/15/20 min cycle times and 10 pressure settings for reduced interface pressure. True low air loss top chamber for maximum
patient comfort and reduced maceration during alternating pressure or static mode.

Ultra low shear top layer coverlet is zipper sealed, water proof, vapor permeable, antimicrobial, and fire retardant for maximum patient protection and comfort. Removable chamber for easy cleaning.

Anchor layer anti-slip base with 10 tie downs. Base has 3/4” closed cell foam pad which securely locks the air cells in proper position to prevent patient from bottoming out. Cells remove easily for cleaning and maintenance.

Safety Features: Rapid CPR disconnect. Audiovisual power off and low pressure alarm.
All functions can be locked out.

Air Output (L/M)
Pressure Range (MMHG)
Cycle Times (MIN)
Dimension & Weight
Conforms to UL 60601-1, CAN / CSA 601.1 & CE
Matress L / W / H

50 Liters Per Minute (Fills Mattress in 2 min.)
7 - 32 MMHG
5, 10, 15 & 20 Minutes
18” x 16” x 11” 16 lbs.
120v AC / 60hz or optional 220v / 50hz

86” x (37” / 48” / 54”) x 7”

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Barri-Float Foam Mattress  

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Barri Float™
Barri-Float is a therapeutic bariatric pressure reducing mattress system specially designed for the morbid obese patient to lower interface pressure & temperature, improve clinical outcomes and to enhance patient comfort.

(36" to 48" or 36" to 54") width
x 84" Length with a 7" depth.


Fire Regulation Code "16 CFR 1633" & "16 CFR 1632" Compliant.

Head zone - for comfortable, supportive pillow area.
Torso zone - 3 layers with over 200 load bearing support cells for localized reduced tissue interface pressure over critical bony prominences. Over 250 air chambers modulate heat build up for reduced maceration.
Transfer zone - enclosed side bolsters provide enhanced support, stability and ease of patient egress.
Heel zone - 3 layer with thermo conforming, slow reactive, ViscoElastic foam top layer for ultimate heel protection, maximum comfort and durability.


Vaperm Cover - Loose billowy vaperm cover reduces pressure, friction, sheer, heat & moisture. The cover is anti-static, anti-fungal, anti-microbial, flame retardant and stain resistant with low Moisture Vapor Transmission (MVTR) to reduce risk of fluid ingress. 270 degree zipper for easy parts replacement and 4 reinforced mattress positioning handles.
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Impulse Drive
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New Impulse Drive
Reduces Bariatric Care Injuries

Safer for staff - reduce need for dangerous transfers and expensive cumbersome lifts.

Save staff time
- no combing the facility for 4-6 nurses to move a 1,000 lb. patient and bed
through the facility or risk injury transferring to wheelchair.

Improve staff morale - Reducing the number of transfers means you reduce the threat
of career ending injuries and improve nursing staff morale in your bariatric unit.

Part of Emergency Evacuation Plan - Only one person is needed to move patient


Impulse Center-of-Bed Power Drive System is Best.

Provides superior maneuverability when compared to all Power Drives at end of bed.

50” Turning Radius, allowing (in room) tight positioning correction.

Impulse Bed Drive System is Safer for Staff, Saves Time and Simplifies Emergency Transport.

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Accu-1000 Scale  

The Burke Accu-1000 Bariatric bed scale system is the most advanced scale system on the market today. Featuring a large window LCD display, it offers the staff an intuitive menu driven interface that is simple to use and monitor with the touch of a finger. Furthermore, the Accu-1000 system provides twice the accuracy of any bed system currently available. Now you can effortlessly weigh and track the progress of your bariatric patients’ weight. In addition to being the most accurate scale system, it is the most reliable and safest method available for patient and staff.

AccuWeightDisp The unique menu driven interface of the Accu-1000 provides step by step training, allowing virtually any member of the patient care team to to instantly and accurately measure and record both the patients current weight and also the previous weight for comparison, right on the screen.

This screen is large, easy to read and displays the weight in a graphical format using simple key functions. No searching for lost manuals.
AccuPivotPic For easy reading the display unit pivots to adjust to the most comfortable viewing angle for the operator and easily moves to the most advantageous point of use on the bed with a minimum of cabling.

A handy “Help” button is always ready to guide the user through the proper steps. The calibration information is electronically stored to an eprom and instantly available.

Designed for convenient transport, the Accu-1000 eliminates the need for any electrical ”plug-in” with a special battery system which uses common alkaline batteries to provide approximately 8000 weight cycles.

Battery condition may be checked at any time to show the number of weigh cycles remaining. There is also a low battery indicator to remind you when to change the batteries.

Compared to other bed scales available today, the Burke Accu-1000 scale system is the most accurate in the industry by a margin of 2 to 1! Convenient, easy to use and flexible, the Accu-1000 is the Premier system on the market today.

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