Ultra lightweight wheelchairs are part of our manual wheelchair series that offer a light durable frame and great features. We provide ultra lightweight wheelchairs that are considered folding wheelchairs. This means that the frame can be folded and stored into a small space, such as a vehicle trunk, car garage or storage space.
To be effectively categorized as an ultra lightweight wheelchair, the weight must not exceed 30 pounds by Medicare and HCPCS rules. For a light weight wheelchair, that comes in around 31-33 pounds. However, Karman wheelchairs take these numbers to a new height…Ultra Lightweight Wheelchairs are a great choice if you are looking for a light manual wheelchair. Several features separate each wheelchair from the next, some of our ultra light wheelchair categories include Manual Big Wheel Wheelchairs, and Transport Small Wheel Wheelchairs that cater to anyone looking for the right choice in manual light chairs.
Karman prides ourselves in the craftsmanship. Most of our parts area uniquely tooled, designed, and manufactured by our R&D department. For the reason that, all S-ERGO components are made from our own patented designs. From the engineered resign components to the aircraft grade aluminum. We take no exceptions in crafting the perfect wheelchair available. To learn more about our wheelchair advantages, just simply compare the weight class. Therefore, Look at the weight of each product. Compare the costs and sales price. Therefore, most competitors allow or omit the weight. As a result cheaper materials are used. Portability has become a valued commodity due to the rising costs of raw materials.
Above all, a Lightweight wheelchair is typically made from aluminum but sometimes from steel or a combination of both metals. This allows a less than standard weight of 38-50 lbs.. Light Wheelchairs in this category generally weigh in from 29 – 34 lbs.
We have many wheelchairs to choose from in the 29 – 34 pound weight range and we also have chairs that are well below 29 lbs in the ultra light wheelchair category. If it is light weight you are looking for, ask about our new 14.5 lb frame ERGO FLIGHT. All S-ERGO Series wheelchairs fall within the ultra lightweight wheelchairs category and features Ergonomic Seating.