Medline Model # MDS806150H2 Excel Hybrid 2
Medline brand is now offering a brand new product called the Excel Hybrid 2 which is a combination wheelchair and transport chair. By simply removing the large wheels that it comes with the chair converts from a wheelchair to a transport chair offering the convenience of both styles of chairs in one. This product is perfect for facilities in that and caregivers because it allows them to transport their patients in its highly maneuverable transport chair mode but also allows the versatility of letting them convert it into a wheelchair to allow patients to maneuver themselves as well. The chair converts easily in seconds, is extremely lightweight and has a 300 lb weight capacity.
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Roll-A-Ramp offers an access solution for wheelchair and scooter users that is convenient, lightweight and portable that does not require the cost of a conversion or an expensive chair lift. The ramps they offer are simple to set up and to take down and they also have a weight capacity of 1,000+ lbs.
When you are done using the ramp all you have to do is roll it up and it is ready to go with you. Each 8" section only weighs between 26 and 45 lbs depending on the width of the ramp that you purchase. The ramps are constructed of anodized aluminum that meet aircraft quality standards for superior strength. The ramps are available in custom length options and 12" pair, 26", 30" and 36" widths.
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Invacare Model #FRCG Top End Force G Handcycle
Exercise is an important component of a healthy life and even if you are incapable of running like you used to, there are still ways to get a great workout to keep your cardiovascular system in shape.
If you do not able to run, one alternative is the Excelerator Handcycle, which is a bike that you power with your arms. It has a max speed of 15 miles per hour and is built to climb hills with ease. If your primary method of transportation is typically a wheel chair, you can still hit the trails or participate in bike races with this high-end hand bike.
There are even handcycling competitions across the country where top athletes compete like the Redlands Bicycle Classic in Redland, California or the Tour de Nez in Reno, Nevada.
Top End Force G Handcycle is a handcycle that is built for speed. The aerodynamic design allows for optimal acceleration and maximum speed. It's 27 speeds and high performance wheels are perfect for the more ambitious handcyclers who would like to "fly like a jet".
If you are interested in competitive wheelchair sports like basketball, then a Top End Paul Schulte Signature BB be what you need. This performance wheelchair was designed specifically for playing basketball with it's custom aluminum frame and high performance basketball wheels. Paul Schulte is a wheelchair basketball legend who plays for the US paralympic team and is also an engineer at Top End.
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