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Rapido™ Hospital Trolley
Rapido™ Hospital Trolley

Rapido™ Hospital Trolley

  • All-in-one multi-functional operating table or trolley
  • Designed for surgery and patient transfer
  • Ideal for temporary and emergency treatment
  • Portable, hydraulic and manually operated
  • For pre-induction, transportation, examination, operation and recovery

A wide range of surgical procedures are now undertaken in day surgery. Fast and efficient transport of patients can ease the burden on hospital porters, nurses and clinical teams.

Rapido™ is a highly versatile patient table that can be used as a trolley or operating table. Produced by Merivaara of Finland Rapido™ is perfect for use when time, space and hospital tables are at a premium.

Lightweight and manoeuvrable, this product reduces the need for patient lifting and supports the demand for increased efficiency in theatres. Rapido™ has a soft, removeable, ergonomic mattress which is comfortable for the patient; is easy to clean and maintain during use.

Rapido™ is multifunctional to help hospitals cope with the pressures of day surgery, when speed of patient transfer is critical.  Versatile, cost-effective and easy to use it has the potential for varied and maximum use within hospitals.

Supplied and maintained by Bender UK. 


  • Light and easy to use
  • Simple to manoeuvre and operate
  • Low minimum height
  • Base frame of epoxy coated steel
  • Casings of chock-resistant ABS-plastics
  • Swivelling antistatic twin-castors ⌀ 150
  • Central locking pedal on each castor
  • Stable column system
  • Table top of 4–5 sections (Head section included)
  • Top plates are X-ray translucent


  • Patient transfer and handling
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Gynaecology
  • Urology
  • General Surgery
  • Upper Body Surgery

Rapido™ Hospital Trolley Variant(s)

Product DescriptionPart Number
Rapido™ for Day Surgery and General Surgery100001860
Standard Frame with mattress base and mattresses, including plastic modified frame cover100018650
Castors D 150 mm100018155
Height adjustment hydraulically, pedal at back end and back section adjustment with gas spring100018361
Mattress base set, including mattresses, VEF 80mm100018461
Divided leg section, including mattress VEF 80mm100018261
Accessory rails to leg section100001481
Rail set for seat and back sections100018521
Standard head section100018101
Length2050 mm
Width (table top)654 mm
Width (base)630 mm
Height adjustment650 - 1020 mm
Safe working load (SWL)160 kg
Trendelenburg-25 °
Reverse Trendelenburg+18 °
Head rest adjustment-45…+25 °
Back section adjustment-4…+70 °
Leg section adjustment-90…+4 °
Castors size150
Castor type (antistatic, locking)antistatic
Mattress base (sections, pcs)5
Mattress base (width)600 mm
Weight125 kg
Lateral tilt-15 …+15 °
Max. lifting capacity250 kg

Optional Accessories for Rapido™ Hospital Trolley

Accessories for Rapido™ Hospital Trolley
110 125 Arm rest 125, with straps 110
1000 18183 Wire basket
1000 18189 Oxygen cylinder holder 5L
1000 18578 Infusion rod holder for Rapido
1000 00749 Infusion rod

Downloads for Rapido™ Hospital Trolley

Product Overviews Merivaara - Operating Tables 21.6 MB EN2022/09/12 07:28:0312.09.2022 07:28:03
Product Brochures Bender UK Merivaara Rapido Table 783.5 KB EN2020/10/08 12:58:2208.10.2020 12:58:22
Product Brochures Merivaara - Accessories for operating tables 14.5 MB EN2021/06/30 07:30:0830.06.2021 07:30:08