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Excel G-Logic Wheelchair

 Excel G-Logic Lightweight Wheelchair

Excel G-logic Wheelchair. The Excel G-Logic Wheelchair is the next generation of G-Range Lightweight Wheelchair from Van os..

The G-Logic Self Propelled Wheelchair has a lightweight frame and comes with 24″ self propel rear wheels.

The Excel G-Logic wheelchairs Rear wheels are fitted with Quick release pins, which means they can be removed in seconds making the Chair extremely easy to transport.

It has a half folding backrest and swing away removable footrests which all contribute to is very small transport size and weight. Making it an ideal choice of Lightweight Wheelchair for every day or occasional use.

Plus Latest model now has Brakes on the Handles making it easier for any attendant pushing the chair.

Tthe Excel G-Logic Self Propelled Wheelchair has height adjustable armrests, which are not only great in helping to make the user as comfortable as possible but due to the way they fold, it makes the chair perfect for whilst at a desk or table. G-Logic Wheelchair

The Excel G-Logic Self Propelled Wheelchair comes with the following features :

Quick release 24″ rear wheels
Front Wheels 180mm x 32mm Solid.
Excel G-Logic Wheelchairs have a Lightweight aluminium frame with a ten-year frame warranty.
Solid Puncture Proof Tyres
Half folding backrest with a handy pocket on back of backrest padding. Height Of Wheelchair when folded is 74cm
Swing away, removable footrests.
Easy to fold away and transport
Latest model has attendant brakes on the handles to give additional control when pushing the chair
Choice of 4 colours for the Upholstery with an attractive Silver

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Excel G-Explorer Self Propel All Terrain Wheelchair

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The all new Excel G-Explorer Wheelchair is an all terrain wheelchair that combines MTB (Mountain Bike) wheels with a proven lightweight durable frame to give you the control that you need. The Excel G-Explorer is suitable for all surfaces, with a 24″ rear wheel its perfect for rough terrain, with the ability to remove the rear wheels it will fit easily into most boots just simply press the button in on the rear wheel and it will come off in your hand no tools required!

With height adjustable armrests it allow for a variety of positions to offer the maximum amount of comfort.

  • Total height: 95 cm
  • Total width: Seat width + 22 cm
  • Total length: 108 cm
  • Total Weight: 12,5 kg
  • User Weight: Max. 113 kg
  • Available colours: Frame colours: black and grey
  • Seat width: 40, 45 and 50 cm
  • Seat depth: 42 cm
  • Seat height: 52 cm
  • Back height: 43 cm

Call us today on  0330 383 9988 to get free delivery on this wheelchair.

Summer Time Days Out

Summer Offers for Excel Wheelchairs

With the summer weather allowing us all to do more outside and visit places we want to go, getting there in comfort and ease comes to mind.

If you require the help that having a wheelchair can give you then our range of Chairs will be and ideal choice.

The ever popular and best selling Excel G-Lite Pro Wheelchairs in either Transit ( Small rear wheels) of the Self Propelled version ( large rear wheels)

Easy to use, simple to fold up and very lightweight, they are a great choice giving comfort and practicality that also looks modern

 

 

Excel GLITE Transit Wheelchair

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Excel GLITE Wheelchair

The Excel G-Lite Lightweight Folding Transit Wheelchair is a lightweight aluminium frame wheelchair and compact in size making it ideal to transport with ease.

The Excel Glite comes supplied with comfortable, padded back and seat upholstery making it comfortable for the user, which are easily removed for cleaning.

One of the lightest wheelchairs in the Excel range, with a total weight of only 9kg.

It is the perfect wheelchair to take with you wherever you go due to its light weight and compact size when folded.

Unlike some other ultra lightweight wheelchairs the Glite has swing away detachable footrests fitted as standard, again making it even easier to store and transport the wheelchair when not in use.

As with all Van Os Medical Wheelchairs the Glite comes with a standard 10 year frame warranty, so you can be sure you chair is built to last.

 

Excel Globetraveller Lightweight Wheelchair

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The Excel Globetraveller Lightweight Wheelchair is a lightweight wheelchair that it available in 2 sized rear wheels, complete with a half folding back, this wheelchair has a lightweight frame for ease of lifting. Complete with full arm rest which offers a greater deal of comfort.

Also with a larger front castor than most this wheelchair can go better over rough terrain, this wheelchair is also perfect for short trips or hospital visits with its sleek look and design it doesnt look like a bog standard wheelchair.

 

Excel Glite Pro Self Propelled Wheelchair

 

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Excel Glite Pro Self Propelled Wheelchair

Our best selling wheelchair the Excel Glite Pro Self Propelled Wheelchair, a wheelchair recently upgraded from the old Excel Glite Plus version with new and exciting features.

The main improvement is the introduction of the sloped height adjustable armrests, this gives the user more say on the height or there armrest, with a simple push button system to adjust to any level, this will also now enable you to go safety under a table whilst still in your wheelchair, without your armrests becoming a hindrance.

Whilst keeping its sleek design the Excel Glite Pro Self Propelled wheelchair with its padded seat and padded back which comes as standard when you order it, it now offers solid front and rear tyres so no more punctures.

All in all the Excel Glite Pro Self Propelled Wheelchairs has everything that a user will need for a comfortable trip out, with its unique styling it sets it out above the rest and moves away for the bog standard look of a wheelchair.

Call us today on 0330 383 9988 to get free delivery on this wheelchair.

 

Helpful Techniques To Help You Deal With Arthritis

How much time have you spent talking to various health care providers about your condition, and how much of the information contradicted what you’d already been told? Have you found that all of this different advice can become confusing and overwhelming? Fortunately, the suggestions in this article are geared towards dealing with, and learning to cope with, arthritis in a way that helps get your life back to normal.

Help your joints remain strong by using good posture. It can help to alleviate your arthritis pain. Make sure you stand up straight, and avoid slouching whenever you are seated. Don’t favor one leg when sitting or standing. As you feel your joints grow stronger and your spine straighter, you may find your arthritis symptoms easier to deal with.

Consider the ancient art of yoga for a rewarding pastime. Studies have proven that the relaxation and exercise that yoga offers has had positive effects on easing joint pain.

It may seem difficult, but it is important to exercise if you have arthritis. Your arthritis will get worse if your joints fatigue, which happens when you do not exercise. Exercise to increase your flexibility will increase range of motion which is excellent for those with arthritis.

If you have arthritis and are designing a home, talk with your builder about some modifications. Have a consultation with him and discuss the possibilities. These types of modifications can help to alleviate the pain of stretching sore joints and make your day-to-day life easier.

People who drive with arthritis are able to park in handicap spots. A lot of people that suffer from arthritis are not in the know about this, and they park far away; this can deter them from going anywhere.

You can get more control over your life by following some sound advice and using sensible coping mechanisms. You do not need to allow arthritis to take control of your life. Apply these tips to see your arthritis improve dramatically.

Excel G3 Eco Wheelchair

Excel G3 Eco Wheelchair

The Excel G3 Eco Wheelchair is a steel wheelchair with many possibilities. This wheelchair is easy to use due to the simple foldable frame. This transport wheelchair is complete in its basic form. The G3 Eco Wheelchair is standard equipped with; height adjustable push handles, tipper left and right, footrests with lower leg adjustment, angle adjustment of the footplates, swing away and detachable armrests and 24”PU rear wheels provided with quick release axles.

The Excel G3 Eco Wheelchair is standard equipped with a half foldable backrest in the UK.

The Excel G3 Eco Wheelchair is available in multiple seat widths.

The user weight of the G3 Eco wheelchair has two variations:
–      Seat width 40 – 45 cm > 130kg
–      Seat width 50 cm > 150kg

Your reason to choose the Excel G3 Eco Wheelchair:

  • Easy foldable frame, whereby easy to carry along
  • Handy in use
  • Very complete in its basic form
  • High maximum user weight (with seat width 50 cm)
Seat width:40, 45 and 50 cm
Seat depth:43 cm
Seat height:47½ and 50 cm
Backrest height:37½ cm
Overall width:Seat width + 20 cm
Overall length:< 107 cm incl foot rests (81 cm excl. foot rests)
Total height:90 cm
Width folded:29 cm (with a 45 cm seat width)
Armrest height:23½ cm
Front castor size: 
Rear wheel: 
Total weight:19.9 kg
Weight (transport):11.9 kg
Max. user weight:130 kg

 

G-Lite Pro Lightweight Self Propelled Wheelchair

G-Lite Pro Lightweight Self Propelled Wheelchair

 

G-Lite Wheelchair

Glite Wheelchair. The G-Lite Pro Lightweight Self Propelled Wheelchair is based on the very successful G Lite series. The G-lite Self Propelled Wheelchair still has the lightweight frame but is now available with 24″ self propel rear wheels.

The G-Lite Pro wheelchairs Rear wheels are fitted with  Quick release pins, which means they can be removed in second making the Chair extremely easy to transport. It still has the half folding backrest and swing away removable footrests which all contribute to is very small transport size and weight.

Another addition to the G-Lite Pro lightweight Self Propelled Wheelchair is the introduction of height adjustable armrests, which are not only great in helping to make the user as comfortable as possible, but due to the way they fold, it makes the chair perfect for whilst at a desk or table. Glite Wheelchair

The  G-Lite Pro Self Propelled Wheelchair comes with the following features :

  • Quick release 24″ rear wheels
  • Front Wheels 180mm x 32mm Solid.
  • G-Lite Pro Wheelchairs have a Lightweight aluminium frame with a ten year frame warranty.
  • Solid Puncture Proof Tyres
  • Half folding backrest with handy pocket on back of backrest padding.  Height Of Wheelchair when folded is 74cm
  • Swing away, removable footrests.
  • Easy to fold away and transport
Seat width:40, 45 and 50 cm
Seat depth:43 cm
Seat height:54 cm
Backrest height:42 cm
Overall width:Seat width + 15 cm
Overall length:108 cm inc footrests
Total height:95 cm
Total weight:12kg
Max. user weight:113 kg, 135 kg for 50 cm width

Why you should choose the G-Lite Pro with 24” Rear wheels:

  • Aluminium lightweight transport wheelchair that actually is lightweight.
  • Easy to use and made with an eye for detail, detachable rear wheels and height adjustable armrests.
  • Very compact to take with you, equipped with half folding backrest with fit into almost every car.
  • More seating comfort because of the 4 degree seating angle.
  • Comfortable detachable upholstery, which is machine washable.

 

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