Medline Excel - K1 Basic Extra-Wide Wheelchair (Desk-Length Armrest) is 20"w x 16"d wheelchair that offers durable tig-welded frame in a gray powder coat finish. This bariatric standard wheelchair features nylon upholstery, smooth rolling solid flat free tires, and dual hemi-height adjustable axels. The hemi-height dual axles will raise and lower 2". These lightweight wheelchairs weigh only 38 lbs and the weight capacity is 300 lbs. These extra-wide wheelchairs have desk length arms so that they can easily fit under tables and other furniture. This K1 basic wheelchair offers the option of swing away footrests or elevating footrests that rise up and down to allow for mobility and comfort. This wheelchair contains dry natural rubber.
The "K1" code is the most basic code that is assigned to a standard wheelchair. K1 wheelschairs usually do not offer frame adjustments or modifications to the frame. These chairs are ideal for those who are looking for an economical wheelchair that offer the most basic features of a wheelchair. This is a no frills or gadets attached wheelchair. It is a sturdy and durable extra wide wheelchair for everyday use. Users of these types of chairs can handle the weight of a standard chair, and are not affected by functional or postural issues.
Also available are the Medline extra-wide wheelchairs with a full length armrest, swing away or elevated footrests. Click on to see our full line of Medline wheelchair selections.