Power chairs also known as electric wheelchairs operate with the gentle touch of a throttle located on the armrest.
Scooter Direct Store carries a wide selection of power chairs by all major manufactures at the guaranteed lowest prices anywhere, including travel, foldable, standard, and heavy duty power chairs. Plus a large range of accessories, tires, batteries and cushions.
We offer free shipping on all our products and an exclusive in home labor warranty on selected products, that makes us the internet retail Industry leaders.
Just call our Mobility Specialists and let us help you find your perfect power chair.
The following overview will answer basic questions regarding our Power Chairs category
» Travel Power Chairs
Travel Power chairs are compact, very lightweight and easy to travel with. Most of these power chairs weigh less than 100 lbs. In addition, travel power wheelchairs break down so they can easily fit into the trunk of your car. The front small wheels design enhances maneuverability indoors, in small apartments, narrow doorways and tight quarters. Most of these power wheelchair models are controlled by the user's hand with a small control Joystick.
» Foldable Chairs
Foldable power chairs are great if you are on the go. They can be folded for compact storage or easy transportation during your travels in a car, train, cruise or airplane. They are slightly heavier than the travel power chairs, but if you are in your power chair most of the day, these may be more suitable and comfortable.
» Standard Power Chairs
Standard Power chairs comein different designs: rear, center or front wheel drive. Some models have suspension for comfortable outdoor use, while others are specially designed for extreme indoor maneuverability. They provide a comfortable ride, a sharp turning radius and great battery travel range. Standard power chairs offer a wide range of options for suspension, driving, seating and accessories. These chairs don't fold or come apart easily for travel. Usually they are transported using a variety of manual or electric lifts and ramps.
» Heavy Duty Power Chairs
Heavy duty power chairs are built for outdoor use or for heavy users. They can handle almost any surface you'll likely encounter on a daily basis. They are designed in either rear, front or mid wheel drive. They offer larger wheels for a smooth ride over rough terrain and wider seats for users comfort in mind. Larger motors and longer frames allow and increase of torque over standard power chairs. Some models can accommodate up to 700 lbs. There are many options, seating and accessories to choose from on heavy duty power chair.
Cushions offer support, positioning and pressure relief. They are available for most wheelchairs and power chairs. They vary from the economy models to the gel or air cushions. We carry top manufacturers brands like Jay, Pride Solution and Drive Medical.
» Batteries & Accessories
Most power chairs gel sealed airline approved batteries. From 12 ah size for Travel power chairs to U1 and Group 22NF for the standard size to 70 ah size for Heavy duty power chairs.
We offer a large selection of accessories for most power chairs from weather covers, cup holders, Rear baskets, oxygen Holders, canopies, saddle bags to Walker Holders and Tires all sizes.
Determining the Power Chair You Need
When selecting a power chair you should consider:
Where it will primarily be used: indoor, outdoor or both?
How often will it be transported in a car or on travels?
Specific seating and accessories needed?
Lifts or ramps compatibility with your power chair / vehicle for transportation?