Before purchasing a wheelchair, consider all activity level. If traveling often, and need a highly-portable option, a folding lightweight wheelchair may be. Lightweight wheelchairs provide convenience and comfort to the user and caregiver alike and are often built using materials like aluminum and titanium alloy, while foldable wheelchairs allow for easy storage and transport. Merge the two styles, and got a great mobility aid that isn't a pain to lug around. Folding wheelchairs also have removable foot rests which allow for easy folding. Most frames are made from aluminum or titanium and are heavier than the rigid frame.
wheelchair is designed to fit the body of the user, while the primary design of the folding wheelchair is to fold. Karma Folding Wheelchair are generally more “boxy” while rigid wheelchairs conform to the shape of the body. This means it can hold the users body in place by tapering the frame and seat. The folding wheelchair cannot be tapered or it would not close completely.
- Powder coat steel frame.
- Durable nylon upholstery.
- Composite mag wheels with maintenance-free bearings.
- Composite footplates.
- Padded armrests.
- Composite handrims.
- Maximum weight capacity.