EMPULSE WheelDrive Power Assist Wheels

From £5,800.00 Excl. VAT

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  • Crash tested

Stay active with less discomfort and pain

After long periods of sitting in your manual wheelchair, you may experience arm and shoulder pain or feel weak. Our auxiliary electric drive reduces the strain on muscles and joints and helps to avoid these problems. At the same time, you stay active and independent.

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Stay active with less discomfort and pain

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Power when needed with Dual Rim Technology

With a unique dual-hand rims concept, the WheelDrive stands apart from other power assist wheels. The large hand ring provides additional support while you are propelling. While the small hand ring gives you a continuous drive, so you can reserve your energy when you come to a tricky hill. With both rims, you can select from three-speed settings, each of which can be tailored to your specific requirements!

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Power Assist Wheels

WheelDrive offers extra pushing power when propelling and allows you to continuously drive without self-propelling, thanks to the unique double rim system.

Further away, difficult slopes, thresholds or manoeuvring in a small space? You choose the support you need and remain active and mobile with your wheelchair! In addition, the driving characteristics of the WheelDrive are easy to program according to your wishes.

The WheelDrive stimulates active movement while reducing strain on muscles and joints.

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Intuitive operation – maximum freedom and independence

Do you want to cover longer distances or drive on challenging surfaces? With the WheelDirve, there is simply a lot less effort required. This also applies to manoeuvring in tight spaces. And if you’re travelling by car, the wheels can be quickly removed from your chair for easy portability. With the additional electric drive WheelDrive, you will experience improved mobility and have more energy to enjoy an active life.

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It fits almost any manual wheelchair.

The power assist wheels can be fitted to virtually any lightweight or standard wheelchair without needing additional parts or modifications to the chair. So you can continue to use your manual wheelchair, additionally adapted to your specific needs. Of course, you can swap the wheels again at any time and switch to the original manual wheels – without additional tools.


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Technical Specifications

(add to wheelchair)
0.8" | 22 cm
Weight of Heaviest Part9.7 kg | 1.5 lbs
Weight of the batteries (set)3.6 kg | 0.6 lbs
Wheel diameter24" | 61 cm
Maximum turning diameter39.4" | 120 cm
Maximum safe slope6 degrees
Distance range
Assist rim 12.4 miles | 20 km
Drive rim7.5 miles | 12 km
Assist rim 6 mph | 10 kph
Drive rim4 mph | 6 kph
Max Kerb Climb2" | 5 cm
Maximum User Weight130 kg | 286 lbs
Crash TestedYES

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