Ultralightweights


Sunrise Medical (US) LLC

QUICKIE Nitrum

QUICKIE Nitrum

2021 Mobility Product Award Winner: Ultralightweight Wheelchairs (tie)

The Nitrum is engineered to efficiently convert energy into motion. Individually position feet, lower legs, and pelvis for improved handling and efficient propulsion. A minimalistic open frame design features ovalized 7020-series aerospace aluminum heat treated using ShapeLoc technology. With hollow forged caster link tubes, QUICKIE minimized the total weight and energy expenditure needed for propulsion.

  • (800) 333-4000

Motion Composites

APEX Carbon

2021 Mobility Product Award Winner: Ultralightweight Wheelchairs (tie)

A balanced blend of technology and design, the APEX Carbon is the ultimate in lightness, durability, flexibility and style. Motion Composites was born from the desire to improve wheelchairs by taking advantage of carbon fiber’s excellent physical attributes. The APEX offers all the advantages of carbon fiber in a slick, fully adjustable chair that becomes a true extension of the user’s drive.

  • (450) 588-6555

Motion Composites

Helio A6

Helio A6

2021 Mobility Product Award Winner: Manual Wheelchairs, Standard

The aluminum HELIO A6 folding wheelchair is a blend of efficiency and durability. Boasting avant-garde design and advanced technology, it has one of the best price-to-quality ratios on the market. Thanks to high-quality parts, it promises unrivaled sturdiness and performance.

  • (450) 588-6555

Permobil

TiLite Pilot

TiLite Pilot

The ultralightweight Pilot has built-in forward growth adjustment while maintaining optimal rear wheel access. This gives kids the most efficient propulsion possible without adjusting or relearning push mechanics. The clean frame design features a seat pan and side panels that provide easy access to the adjustment bolts, making changes simple and intuitive. Unlike on other chairs, all of these adjustments can be done without compromising access to the rear wheels. The ultralightweight design and carbon fiber frame panels make it 50-percent lighter and a breeze for kids to navigate all the adventures of their great big world.

  • (800) 736-0925

Sunrise Medical (US) LLC

QUICKIE Nitrum

QUICKIE Nitrum

The Nitrum is engineered to efficiently convert energy into motion, allowing users to propel with the least amount of effort. For active users who are looking for unmatched driving performance, innovative details, and a large variety of options, the Nitrum creates the perfect match for fit and performance. Each chair is made by hand in California and is unique. Individually position lower extremities and pelvis for improved handling and efficient propulsion. The minimalistic open frame design is made of ovalized 7020-series aerospace aluminum that has been heat treated using ShapeLoc technology.

  • (800) 333-4000

Ki Mobility

Catalyst

Catalyst

The Catalyst line redefines the ultralightweight folding market by raising the bar in weight, performance, durability, and functionality. Catalyst users can count on quality construction and durable design, with unlimited options and configuration possibilities. All Catalysts are constructed of 7000-series aluminum and use a dual cross-brace design to provide the best in rigidity and ride performance. The Catalyst line offers transport weights starting at 12.8 lbs. and is the first to offer a 300-lb. standard weight capacity (with a heavy-duty capacity of 350 lbs.) Available in seat widths of 14-22" and in seat depths of 14-20".

  • (800) 981-1540

PDG Mobility

Elevation

Elevation

The ultralightweight Elevation is suitable for a wide range of users and allows them to embrace daily activities. Unique features such as gas strut suspension, ultra-lightweight frame, dynamic/on-the-fly seat height adjustment, and adjustable back angle make the Elevation a highly adaptable chair. The gas springs used in dynamic seat height adjustment are selected and positioned at the factory for the weight of the user. Optional rigid-articulating side guards allow for superior lift and stability when in elevated seat positions. Users can easily adjust their sitting posture to suit activities.

  • (888) 858-4422

Ki Mobility

Ethos Ultralightweight Chair

Ethos

Ethos is an ultralightweight rigid chair with a dual-frame design and Isolation Technology (ISO Tech). ISO Tech creates an incredibly smooth ride experience, while protecting the rider from the onslaught of high-frequency vibration that would generally be experienced in a standard wheelchair design. Interchangeable ISO Tech polymers enable tailoring of the ride experience through varying densities so the ride can go from soft and supple to stiff and rigid. The dual-frame design elevates performance to rival that of a dual-tube rigid, while providing adjustability that no other rigid frame can provide.

  • (800) 981-1540

Motion Composites

APEX

APEX

The award-winning APEX ultralightweight rigid wheelchair is available with an aluminum or carbon fiber frame in seat widths and depths from 12" to 20" (30.5 cm to 50.8 cm). Dial in a precise fit for each user and user lifestyle by choosing front and rear seat-to-floor heights; camber (0°, 2°, 4°, 6° or 8°); center of gravity; footrest angle (in 5° increments); back angle (80° to 101°); armrest height; and overall width. Design details include an integrated guard and rigidizing system. Laser-etched markings allow easier adjustment of key components to specify exact positioning.

  • (450) 588-6555

Invacare Corporation

ProSPIN X4

ProSPIN X4

The Invacare ProSPIN X4 Ultralight Manual Wheelchair combines the look, feel and performance of a rigid wheelchair with the portability and convenience of a folding chair. This modern take on a convenient folding frame features a side frame that minimizes connections for a stronger frame, multiple seat-to-floor heights, and wheel locks that can switch from push-to-lock to pull-to-lock. A heavy-duty option means the ProSPIN X4 can accommodate consumers weighing up to 350 lbs.

  • (800) 333-6900

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