Saturday, 18 April 2015

Transporting and Self Propelled Wheelchair

Standard  Manual Wheelchair are the most basic of the categories that self propulsion is an option. Standard wheelchairs are intended for short term use and although seating systems can be added to the wheelchair this category isn't often chosen for those who will be using a wheelchair on a regular basis. Standard Manual Wheelchair is it is sturdy and inexpensive. The disadvantages are they are heavy, are available in limited sizes, have few options available and no adjustability for comfort or to ease propulsion.Standard Manual Wheelchair is the type of wheelchair many department stores and institutions offer as loaner wheelchairs or wheelchair vendors will offer as rental wheelchairs for short term use.The weight of these wheelchairs make them difficult to use in any terrain other than flat, solid, smooth surfaces. While they can be propelled independently, they are more suited to situations where a caregiver of helper is around to help when needed.

Seat Widths and Depths-
Standard Manual Wheelchair
Net Price:Rs5292
Seat widths available for standard wheelchairs will be 16", 18" or 20". The choice between 16" or 18" will not normally incur an upcharge but the models that offer 20" widths will charge an extra fee. The seat depth for almost every model will be 16" which is suitable for almost everyone except the very shortest adults or the very tallest. Rarely a model will offer a 18" seat depth at an added expense.

Frames, Weight and Capacities
Most standard wheelchairs will have steel folding frames and vary in weight between 30 lbs. and 50 lbs. When comparing wheelchair models it's important to take notice of what parts are on the chair. Many wheelchair manufacturers will publish weights without footrests and/or arms and/or other parts. 

Armrests
Standard wheelchair can have full or desk length arms and they may or may not be removable but you probably won't often get an option. In cases where you will have an arm style choice there will almost certainly be an upcharge for any style other than the standard arm.

Footrests
Standard wheelchair always have some type of footrest included in the base price of the chair but most also offer elevating legrests as options. 

Folding Wheelchair that can be used for personal purposes by physically disabled people and for clinical requirements. Folding Wheelchair Suppliers chairs have a rugged ms tubular frame work body that is finished from all sides. Easy to fold, these wheel chairs are compact in size and can be carried from one place to another with ease. A washable rexine seat & back and highly durable aluminum footrests are fitted in these chairs. The wheels of these chairs are fixed with solid rubber tyres, self propelling hoops and hand operated brakes that make the movement easy for the person sitting on it. Two 150mm dia swivel castors are fitted in the front of the wheel chair. 

Folding Wheelchair can be used as both transporting chair and self propelled chair. Offered chair finds usage in many hospitals, medical institutions, high buildings and many other related places. These chairs have heavy duty silicon rubber tires that are highly durable and easy to operate. This wheelchair is used for ease of transportation of the patients as it contains adjustable foot rest, swinging detachable and the brakes can be easily handled.

Folding Wheelchair Suppliers
Net Price:Rs5684
Features:
  • Easy to handle
  • High strength
  • Smooth wheels
  • Easy to fold
  • Precisely designed
  • Highly comfortable

Advantages of a folding wheelchair :
  • Folds for can transport
  • Can be folded and stowed without removing any parts
  • Its flexibility keeps all four wheels on the ground on rough surface
  • Has swing-away leg rests,where rigid frames have fixed front ends
  • Stores in out of the way places in small homes

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