This is a very well made functional reclining wheelchair with a reclining angle up to 70°. The UGO Esteem Lightweight Reclining Wheelchair aims to ensure optimum comfort and support for the user with its many features and adjustments. The wheelchair accommodates users up to 20 stone or 130 Kgs in weight.
The wheelchair has a smooth and controlled recline action due to the gas filled pistons. The padded headrest is an ergonomic design to maximise comfort and provide improved relaxation, whilst relieving pressure from the upper shoulders, back and neck. The wheelchair has flip-up and removable armrests, for easier side transfers and swing away height adjustable elevating legrests with calf pads, (also height adjustable) to ensure comfort.
Attendant brakes are standard and anti tippers add to the safety of this reclining wheelchair preventing unwanted tipping and to assist stability. The rear wheels are quick release and have aluminium hand rims.
A reclining wheelchair with attendant brakes
The front solid castor wheels are 8″ diameter making for a smoother ride on rough surfaces. The seat has side panels to prevent clothing and other items from coming into contact with the wheels. The aluminium hand brake is easy to reach by both user and attendant.
As the seat and back rest fabric is nylon the wheelchair is easy to maintain and wipe down.
The frame folds compactly making the wheelchair just 36cms or 14″ in width for storage and transportation.
Available in 16″ and 18″ seat widths.
Easy to use recline system
Removable headrest for storage and transportation
Smooth recline action to 70°
8″ solid front castors
20″ quick release rear wheels
Lightweight aluminium frame
Swing in/out elevating legrests with calf pads
Flip up armrests with wide arm pads
Nylon easy wipe upholstery
Easy to reach hand brake