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Manual Wheelchairs

Manual Wheelchairs
Scooter Direct offers a large high quality wheelchairs selection for a very competitive pricing from top manufacturers such as Drive Medical, Pride Mobility, Merits Health and Medline. From standard, transport, lightweight, heavy duty, convertible, reclining, all terrain to pediatric wheelchairs. Backed up by many accessories including cushions, backs and tires. Our wheelchairs have many features to choose from: weight capacity, wheel styles, arm rests, leg rests and seating that can all be custom ordered to a user’s specific needs.

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  1. Fly-Lite Aluminum Transport Chair

    Drive Medical
    Model: DFL19
    • Weighs only 16.8 lbs. without footrests; 19.8 lbs. with footrests.
    • Comes with carry pocket on backrest.
    • Comes with seat belt for added safety.
    • Comes with handy carry pocket on back.
    • Tool-free, height-adjustable swing-away footrests come standard.
    • 8" rear wheel. 6" casters in front.
    • Back folds down for storage and transport and features deluxe back release.
    MSRP $365.00 MSRP $365.00 $169.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight of Chair Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    20 lbs 300 lbs 15.5 inch 19.8 lbs
    Weight of Chair 20 lbs
    Weight Capacity 300 lbs
    Seat Depth 15.5 inch
    Heaviest Part 19.8 lbs
  2. Cruiser X4 Wheelchair

    Drive Medical
    Model: Cruiser X4
    • Easy to propel and transport.
    • Flip-back, removable arm is height adjustable.
    • Padded armrests provide added patient comfort.
    • Height adjustable segmented back.
    • Aluminum and Carbon steel blended frame
    MSRP $620.69 MSRP $620.69 $259.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight of Chair Weight Capacity Seat Depth
    34 lbs 300 lbs 16, 18 inch
    Weight of Chair 34 lbs
    Weight Capacity 300 lbs
    Seat Depth 16, 18 inch
  3. Steel Transport Chair

    Drive Medical
    Model: TR37 / TR39
    • Seat width of 17" or 19"
    • Weighs 26 lbs.
    • Attractive in silver vein finish
    • Composite 8" wheels are lightweight
    • Back folds down for easy storage and transport
    MSRP $392.39 MSRP $392.39 $139.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight of Chair Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    26 lbs 250 lbs 16" inch 26 lbs
    Weight of Chair 26 lbs
    Weight Capacity 250 lbs
    Seat Depth 16" inch
    Heaviest Part 26 lbs
  4. Karman S-2512 Ergo Flight Ultralightweight Wheelchair

    Karman
    Model: S-2512
    • Lightest T6 aluminum manual-propel wheelchair on the market
    • S-style ergonomic seat
    • Ergonomic handrims
    • Companion brakes on handles
    • Removable swing in & out footrests
    • 16" or 18" wide seat
    • Optional quick release rear wheels
    MSRP $1,317.00 MSRP $1,317.00 $694.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight of Chair Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    20 lbs 250 lbs 17 inch 19.8 lbs
    Weight of Chair 20 lbs
    Weight Capacity 250 lbs
    Seat Depth 17 inch
    Heaviest Part 19.8 lbs
  5. Silver Sport Full-Reclining Wheelchair

    Drive Medical
    Model: SSP18RBDDA
    • Headrest extension with cushioned head immobilizer standard.
    • Comes standard with swing-away elevating leg rests.
    • Metal foot plates.
    • Comes with push to lock wheel locks.
    MSRP $469.00 MSRP $469.00 $359.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight of Chair Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    61 lbs 300 lbs 16 inch inch 61 lbs
    Weight of Chair 61 lbs
    Weight Capacity 300 lbs
    Seat Depth 16 inch inch
    Heaviest Part 61 lbs
  6. Travelite Transport Chair

    Drive Medical
    Model: TC005GY
    • The Travelite Chair in a Bag is a lightweight yet sturdy aluminum transport chair in gunmetal gray.
    • It is easily transportable and comes with a compact carry bag with wheels making it ideal for traveling.
    MSRP $255.00 MSRP $255.00 $159.50
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight of Chair Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    21 lbs 250 lbs 18 inch 20.5 lbs
    Weight of Chair 21 lbs
    Weight Capacity 250 lbs
    Seat Depth 18 inch
    Heaviest Part 20.5 lbs
  7. Aluminum Rehab Shower Commode Chair

    Drive Medical
    Model: NRS185006
    • Mag-style 24 inch rear wheel with rubber tires
    • Can be positioned over a standard toilet
    MSRP $1,805.40 MSRP $1,805.40 $739.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight Capacity
    275 lbs
    Weight Capacity 275 lbs
  8. Aluminum Rehab Shower Commode Chair with Four Rear-locking Casters

    Drive Medical
    Model: NRS185007
    • Four 5 inch casters - rear casters with locks
    • Removable pail and lid are included
    MSRP $1,691.84 MSRP $1,691.84 $619.50
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight Capacity
    275 lbs
    Weight Capacity 275 lbs
  9. Poly-Fly Lightweight Wheelchair and Flyweight Transport Chair Combo

    Drive Medical
    Model: TR18
    • All-aluminum frame
    • Convert from Transport chair to a Wheelchair
    • Quick-release 24" wheels can be removed to transition self-propelled chair to a transport chair
    • Swing-away footrests with composite foot plates and heel loops.
    MSRP $782.60 MSRP $782.60 $299.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    250 lbs 16 inch 28 lbs
    Weight Capacity 250 lbs
    Seat Depth 16 inch
    Heaviest Part 28 lbs
  10. Drive Medical Blue Streak

    Drive Medical
    Model: BLS18FBD-SF
    • Blue Powder-coated frame, black cross brace
    • Flip-back, padded desk-length arm
    • Nylon upholstery is durable, lightweight and easy to clean
    • Solid rubber tires mounted on composite wheels
    • Comes with push-to-lock wheel locks, calf strap and swing-away footrests
    MSRP $286.00 MSRP $286.00 $169.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    250 lbs 16 inch 41 lbs
    Weight Capacity 250 lbs
    Seat Depth 16 inch
    Heaviest Part 41 lbs
  11. Hippocampe Swimming Pool Wheelchair

    Hippocampe
    Model: PFN0025
    • Built to resist water
    • Designed for public or private swimming pools
    • Steerable Front Wheel
    MSRP $3,999.00 MSRP $3,999.00 $3,280.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight Capacity Heaviest Part
    286 lbs 29 lbs
    Weight Capacity 286 lbs
    Heaviest Part 29 lbs
  12. Rolleez Beach Wheelchair

    Healthline
    Model: ROLLEEZ
    • Free 6 Foot Umbrella
    • 4 High-flotation wheels with Non-corrosive nylon bearings
    • Easily disassembles into two pieces for transport and storage
    MSRP $1,664.00 MSRP $1,664.00 $1,399.00
    Rating:
    100%
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight Capacity Heaviest Part
    250 lbs 45 lbs
    Weight Capacity 250 lbs
    Heaviest Part 45 lbs
  13. DeBug Beach Wheelchair

    Demming Design
    Model: DeBug
    • Rear wheel Suspension
    • All-Terrain Wheelchair
    • FREE Cup Holder
    • Optional Umbrella
    $3,010.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight Capacity Heaviest Part
    350 lbs 40 lbs
    Weight Capacity 350 lbs
    Heaviest Part 40 lbs
  14. Hippocampe All Terrain Wheelchair

    Hippocampe
    Model: Hippocampe
    • IN STOCK AND READY TO SHIP
    • Available in Different Sizes: S - M - L & XL
    • All Terrain Super Light
    • No rusting parts
    • Light and floats in the water
    MSRP $4,395.00 MSRP $4,395.00 $3,386.00
    Rating:
    94%
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    287 lbs 14.57 inch 21 lbs
    Weight Capacity 287 lbs
    Seat Depth 14.57 inch
    Heaviest Part 21 lbs
  15. Karman Lightweight Heavy Duty Wheelchair

    Karman
    Model: KM-8520W
    • Composed of high-strength, aircraft-grade aluminum
    • High-grade flame retardant, breathable nylon upholstery
    • Adjustable Length, anti-slip footplate
    MSRP $1,448.00 MSRP $1,448.00 $984.50
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    350 lbs 18 inch 35 lbs
    Weight Capacity 350 lbs
    Seat Depth 18 inch
    Heaviest Part 35 lbs
  16. Cougar Ultralight Aluminum Wheelchair

    Drive Medical
    Model: AK5
    • Ultra-light, weighs less than 27 lbs
    • Forward folding back to reduce size
    • Tool-free back height adjustable from 17"–20 ½"
    • Seat depth adjustable from 16"-18"
    • Multi-position back can adjust 15°
    • Rigidity bar provides support
    • Quick-release rear wheels
    • Semi-Pneumatic tires on a 24"
    MSRP $1,469.00 MSRP $1,469.00 $649.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight of Chair Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    27 lbs 250 lbs 16, 18 inch 27 lbs
    Weight of Chair 27 lbs
    Weight Capacity 250 lbs
    Seat Depth 16, 18 inch
    Heaviest Part 27 lbs
  17. Karman S305 Ergonomic Wheelchair

    Karman
    Model: S305
    • Top End Lightweight Ergonomic Manual Wheelchair
    • Ergonomic, lightweight, compact
    • Pressure relief, stabilization, and anti-slippage
    • Upholstery is equipped with AEGIS anti-biotic technology, odor/stain/deterioration control
    • Wider arm pad, providing comfort/support
    MSRP $1,227.00 MSRP $1,227.00 $659.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight of Chair Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    29 lbs 250 lbs 17 inch 29 lbs
    Weight of Chair 29 lbs
    Weight Capacity 250 lbs
    Seat Depth 17 inch
    Heaviest Part 29 lbs
  18. Cruiser III Lightweight Wheelchair

    Drive Medical
    Model: K316DDA-SF
    • Dual axle provides easy transition of seat height to hemi level
    • Removable flip back arms allow for easy transfer
    • Carbon steel frame with silver vein finish
    • Composite Mag-style wheels
    MSRP $395.20 MSRP $395.20 $199.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight of Chair Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    35 lbs 300 lbs 16 inch inch 35 lbs
    Weight of Chair 35 lbs
    Weight Capacity 300 lbs
    Seat Depth 16 inch inch
    Heaviest Part 35 lbs
  19. Bariatric Aluminum Transport Chair

    Drive Medical
    Model: ATC22
    • Lightweight at only 33 lbs!
    • Very convenient for storage
    • Attachable push bar with padded foam grip makes it easy to push
    • Fixed, full length padded armrests for additional comfort
    MSRP $779.00 MSRP $779.00 $344.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight of Chair Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    33 lbs 450 lbs 18 inch 33 lbs
    Weight of Chair 33 lbs
    Weight Capacity 450 lbs
    Seat Depth 18 inch
    Heaviest Part 33 lbs
  20. Karman Ergonomic Transporter

    Karman
    Model: S-Ergo115TP
    • Folding backrest
    • Fixed armrest, Swing-away footrest
    • 14'' flat free polyurethane tires
    • Seat width: 16"x17" or 18"x17"
    MSRP $1,017.00 MSRP $1,017.00 $584.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight of Chair Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    25 lbs 250 lbs 17 inch 22 lbs
    Weight of Chair 25 lbs
    Weight Capacity 250 lbs
    Seat Depth 17 inch
    Heaviest Part 22 lbs
  21. Heavy Duty Steel Transport Chair

    Drive Medical
    Model: BTR20 / BTR22
    • Dual, reinforced steel cross braces
    • 12" rear flat free wheels
    • Comes with swing-away footrests
    • Padded armrests provide additional comfort
    • Removable, reversible desk-length arms
    • Companion activated wheel locks
    MSRP $545.97 MSRP $545.97 $194.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    450 lbs 18 inch 41, 45 lbs
    Weight Capacity 450 lbs
    Seat Depth 18 inch
    Heaviest Part 41, 45 lbs
  22. Deluxe Fly-Weight Aluminum Transport Chair

    Drive Medical
    Model: FW19
    • Aluminum frame weighs only 19 lbs
    • Composite wheels are maintenance free
    • Deluxe all-aluminum rear wheel locks
    • Comes with carry pocket on backrest
    • 19" Seat Width
    • Tool-free, swing-away footrests
    • Comes with seat belt for added safety
    • Back folds down for easy storage and transport
    MSRP $365.00 MSRP $365.00 $188.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight of Chair Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    19 lbs 300 lbs 16 inch 19 lbs
    Weight of Chair 19 lbs
    Weight Capacity 300 lbs
    Seat Depth 16 inch
    Heaviest Part 19 lbs
  23. Lightweight Expedition Aluminum Transport Chair

    Drive Medical
    Model: EXP19LTBL, EXP19LTRD
    • Weighs only 19 lbs.
    • Available in blue or red frames.
    • Folds flat for easy transport.
    • Comes with seat belt.
    • Companion activated wheel locks.
    • 12” rear “flat-free” wheels.
    MSRP $465.00 MSRP $465.00 $169.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight of Chair Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    19 lbs 300 lbs 16 inch 19 lbs
    Weight of Chair 19 lbs
    Weight Capacity 300 lbs
    Seat Depth 16 inch
    Heaviest Part 19 lbs
  24. Super Light Folding Transport Chair With Carry Bag

    Drive Medical
    Model: SL18
    • Folds like a conventional folding chair
    • Padded flip-back armrests. Fold-down footrests
    • Weighs only 19 lbs. Easy to push or transport
    • Aluminum frame with lightweight nylon upholstery
    • Lightweight and maintenance free Composite wheels
    MSRP $417.00 MSRP $417.00 $239.00
    Call: (800) 987-6791
    Weight of Chair Weight Capacity Seat Depth Heaviest Part
    19 lbs 250 lbs 17 inch 19 lbs
    Weight of Chair 19 lbs
    Weight Capacity 250 lbs
    Seat Depth 17 inch
    Heaviest Part 19 lbs

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1. What is a Manual Wheelchair?
Unlike powerchairs, these models are propelled solely by the user or a companion. Which chair you choose must match the capability of the individual using the chair and the assistance available to them.

2. What is a Transport wheelchair?
Generally, a transport wheelchair is a more narrow and lighter weight chair than a standard wheelchair, making it a great choice for tight quarters and narrow entryways. Transport chairs typically have smaller rear wheels meaning that customers cannot propel themselves and must be pushed by a companion or caregiver.

3. Is it possible to change the wheels?
Some chairs are convertible, meaning that larger wheels for the chair user to control the wheels themselves or smaller wheels to make the chair lighter to travel with and lift for the sake of the companion.

4. Are manual wheelchairs capable of being used outside on any terrain?
Most wheelchairs are designed for use on pavement or very firm ground because they have smaller, thinner wheels that would not work well in loose ground like grass, dirt or gravel. However, there are all-terrain wheel chairs designed for use on uneven terrains, even beach sand.

5. Can the seats on manual wheelchairs be reclined?
For safety, the majority of wheelchairs do not have the ability to recline due to the risk of tipping backwards. Some models are designed with ability to recline so if this is a requirement, you must check the specifications of the chair.

6. Can I use my wheelchair in the shower?
Generally no, but there are shower and bathroom chairs that are designed for use in the bathroom or in the shower.

7. What is the mechanism for braking on manual wheelchairs?
Braking is used by a lever that when depressed moves a bar against each wheel. Brakes can be locked on so that they do not have to be continually depressed to operate. Brakes are located on either the push handles or within reach while seated depending on the type of chair.

8. What is important when choosing a chair?
It is important to choose a chair based on how it is going to be used, where it is used and to choose a chair that matches the size of the person. Consider if it is only going to be used inside, who is going to operate the chair, does it need to be lifted, how large of a seat is needed and what is the weight of the rider.

9. Is there any wheelchair that the user can move using only one arm?
If you are not able to use either arm or do not have the strength or push the wheels then we would highly recommend a powerchair with joystick control. You can speak with a representative or your physical therapist for more input.

10. Do I need a seat belt while using a wheelchair?
Seatbelts are not required or needed for most users but we recommend you consult your caregiver or medical professional for advice when making this decision.