Power Wheelchair Types
Lightweight Power Wheelchairs
These power wheelchairs are designed to offer top of the line portability, storage capabilities and convenience. What makes these wheelchairs such a great option for travel is its compact and slim design accompanied by its durability. Most lightweight power wheelchairs have a weight capacity of 300lbs and an average 4mph rate. These models also have great foldability, giving them a much more competitive edge in terms of storage and handling.
Heavy Duty Power Wheelchairs
Heavy duty versions of the power wheelchairs allow you to ride over rough terrain while maintaining a superior handling on the road. These wheelchairs can come with front wheel drive giving it even better handling indoor or outdoor. In addition to the handling, these wheelchairs come with extra durability for an increased weight capacity and larger foot plating.
Elevation Power Wheelchairs
When you need the extra height to reach certain items or get a better view, the elevation wheelchair models are a viable option. Elevation heights can range from 4 in to 12 in depending on the specific model. These units have an average weight capacity of 300 lbs and an average of 4mph. The build is a compact and slim design similar to what you would find on a lightweight frame.
Bariatric Power Wheelchairs
These wheelchair models are multi-functional units that can provide an optimal solution for a wide variety of mobility needs and goals. Bariatric power wheelchairs offer superb handling and traction on the road. The design is built as a heavy duty wheelchair capable of having a high weight capacity. The motors on the unit are modified for better performance and the reinforced frame establishing a tougher build.