Merits Health Junior Electric Wheelchair Review
Need a small power wheelchair for indoor and office use? Want something that you can put in the car and bring anywhere? Power wheelchairs are excellent devices for mobility. However, a lot of models out there are too large or too heavy that you cannot bring them outside the house, actually limiting the mobility of the user. Have the ability to go everywhere and actually travel with the Merits Health Junior Electric Wheelchair! This mini compact wheelchair features a small foldable frame for travel!
The Merits Health Junior Electric Wheelchair measures only 33 inches in length and 24 inches wide. The power wheelchair is much smaller than ordinary wheelchairs, and it can easily pass through standard size doors of homes and houses. You will have no problem using the wheelchair inside workplaces and small homes. The mini power wheelchair is ideal for elderly, pregnant users, people with disabilities and injuries. The compact mini wheelchair is an ideal secondary wheelchair for travel and for having mobility in the school or workplace.
Merits Health Junior Electric Wheelchair Additional Features:
- Top Speed is 4.5 mph (7.24 kph).
- Weight Capacity is 300 lbs. or 136 kilos.
- Ground Clearance is 2 Inches.
- Travel Range is 12.5 miles (20.1 km).
- Max. Climbing Angle is 8 Degrees.
- Turning Radius is 23 Inches.
- Seat Width is 18 Inches.
- Front Caster Size is 7 Inches
- Drive Wheel Size is 9 Inches.
- Overall Weight with Batteries is 135 lbs.
- Batteries are Two 12-volt 22 Amp/Hour
- Charger Type is 3 Ampere Off-Board
Folding and Portable for Transport
Do you love to travel or need to handle a job? You can’t do that with a big and bulky wheelchair. The Merits Health Junior Electric Wheelchair features a folding and disassembling frame for transport. Simply remove the battery from the unit and the whole chair folds back down so you can store the electric wheelchair under a table.
The Merits Health Junior Electric Wheelchair features a disassembling frame. With that design, you can disassemble the frame and put each part in a car so you can go anywhere. The chair and the battery is easy to disassemble and light enough to be carried; the base weighs 66 pounds only. The portable design makes you able to have mobility at home, work, or school.
Comfortable Captain’s Chair
The Merits Health Junior Electric Wheelchair features a captain’s seat, a luxury not seen in most mini and compact wheelchairs. The captain’s seat features a headrest and armrests so you will be comfortable on the ride. The chair is so comfortable and supportive that you can use it in place of your office or desk chair!
The seat features a generous faux leather upholstery that is soft and smooth to the touch. The chair features a thick and generous padding, including the armrests, and an adjustable headrest. Rest your feet on the metal footrest on the front of the frame.
Equipped Powerful Drivetrain
This mini wheelchair has a powerful drivetrain. The Merits Health Junior Electric Wheelchair features a 24-volt DC motor that can put up to 120 watts of power. The motor is powerful enough for its mini-frame and gives the power wheelchair a heavy weight capacity. Note that the mini wheelchair can go up slopes up to 8 degrees in gradient.
With its powerful drivetrain, you will have more freedom and access to more places. The Merits Health Junior Electric Wheelchair can drive over bumps and uneven terrain. Have no problem going up slopes or maneuvering around.
Durable and Convenient to Use
The Merits Health Junior Electric Wheelchair has several features for durability. The electric wheelchair features foam-filled tires that have good shock-absorbing properties that will not sustain punctures compared to pneumatic tires. The folding and disassembling frame of the power wheelchair can carry up to 300 pounds. Because of its weight capacity, you can also add optional features to the electric wheelchair such as elevating leg rests, holders for an oxygen tank, a cane, crutches or a walker, and a foldable rear basket.
The mini power wheelchair can travel up to 12.5 miles on a single charge. The wheelchair has two 12 volt batteries with 22 amperes per hour capacity. The Merits Health Junior Electric Wheelchair has a top speed of 4.5 miles per hour, features a Dynamic Shark 40-ampere controller (non-programmable controller also available), and a joystick control.
A proper power wheelchair gives you the capability to handle more responsibilities. Do your assignments and tasks with ease with Merits Health Junior Electric Wheelchair!
|Tire Type:||Foam Filled|
|Top Speed:||4.50 mph|
|Maximum Incline Rating:||8 º|
|Battery Charge Distance:||12.50 miles|
|Drive Type:||Rear Wheel Drive|
|Armrest Options:||Height Adjustable
Upgradable Elevating Legrests
|Seat Height:||18" to 20"|
|Maximum Seat to Floor Height:||18"|
|Batteries:||12V/22A x 2pcs|
|Battery Charger Type:||Off Board|
|Drive Wheel Size:||9"|
|Base Weight:||66.00 lbs.|
|Standard Seat Weight:||40.00 lbs.|
|Battery Pack Weight:||28.00 lbs.|