Medline Excel - K1 Basic Wheelchair (Full Length Armrest) is available in an 18"w x 16"d seat width. This basic wheelchair offers durable tig-welded frame in a gray powder coat finish. This Excel 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 standard wheelchairs have permanent full length arms for added comfort. Armrest can not be removed. 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 and it contains dry natural rubber.
The "K1" code is the most basic code that is assigned to a standard wheelchair. K1 wheelchairs usually do not offer frame adjustments or modifications to the frame. These chairs are ideal for those who are looking for an economical wheelchair with basic features. This is a no frills or gadets type of wheelchair. It is a sturdy and durable standard width wheelchair for everyday use.
Note: Elevating leg rest models feature a notched, stainless steel ratchet bar to lock the legrests securely in place. Both the elevating and swing away legrest are detachable.