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Heavy Duty / Bariatric Models

Heavy Duty & Bariatric Wheelchairs

Bariatric or heavy duty wheelchairs are designed with the user in mind. A bariatric wheelchair user is no different to a standard wheelchair user, lifestyle and independance is important and an issue. The needs of a bariatric user require the wheelchair to have special design and structural features.

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Not only does the bariatric wheelchair have to accomodate the weight of the user, the wheelchairs seating dimensions including width depth & length have to be considered. Generaly bariatric wheelchairs have a heavy duty frame which can be built using lightweight aluminium or steel. Non-pneumatic tyres are used and the comfort of the user is taken into consideration by adding reinforced padding to the seat.

When choosing a bariatric or heavy duty wheelchair there are many things you need to consider.

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