The Ergo Lite Transit Wheelchair from Karma Mobility is a very lightweight model with truly innovative features that make this one of the best transit wheelchairs on the market today. Karma's Ergo seating system is renowned for comfort, support and practicality. This seating helps users to maintain high levels of comfort by preventing them from slipping or slumping in the seat. Its Aegis microbe shield fabric prevents the growth of microbes on textiles keeping it cleaner and fresher between launderings and works by inhibiting the growth of odor causing bacteria.
Comfort is key with the Ergo wheelchair range
The S-Ergo system provides pressure relief and can therefore be used for longer periods comfortably. The half folding back rest makes folding the wheelchair easy when it comes to storing or transporting the chair. The arm rests are fixed and the footrest hangers are height adjustable to suit most leg lengths. It comes with a 3 staged braking system making it easy for the attendant to slow and stop the wheelchair.
At just 8.3kgs in total this really is an ultra lightweight wheelchair making it easier to push and to lift in to the car boot for transporting. Nothing has been compromised in the design of this model and it remains very strong despite its light weight. It has a double cross brace frame making it rigid and sturdy enough for users up to 100kg or 15.5 stone in weight. The wheelchair has an attractive look with its durable two tone upholstery which will keep it looking like new for longer.
It comes in either a 16" or an 18" seat width.