Amazing Wheelchairs

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Curtiss Wright Controls – Controller Manufacturer http://www.pgdt.com/                                           http://www.curtisswright.com/company/facilities/default.aspx

Hawker Odyssey AGM batteries can be charged at 30amps, 95 % in one hour. http://shop.odysseybattery.com/

2366 Bernville Rd.  Reading , PA 19605 US

http://www.mobility-usa.com/

HEXHOG
ALL-TERRAIN OFF-ROAD WHEELCHAIR

http://hexhog.com/

The HexHog is the ultimate off-road wheelchair offering unprecedented access to extreme terrain. This unique battery powered machine means you have the freedom to go places you wouldn’t have dreamed possible – at the push of a joystick!

Five years of testing and development in the harshest of mountain terrains and extreme environments has given rise to this unique off-road wheelchair. The HexHog has been designed to bring together the functional attributes of a powered wheelchair and ATV in one aesthetic package. Wheelchair users or those with limited dexterity can safely access the countryside and back country wilderness with total independence.

Hexhog, All Wheel Drive Wheelchair Hexhog, Electric Wheelchair

Evolution of the wheelchair! Amazing new design

Published on May 10, 2013

This video shows a revolutionary new wheelchair that will work in the rough terrain of third-world countries. It’s cheap and easy to operate (if the rider can use their arms). I love that the designer is excited about solving dozens more problems!

For those who feel the world is a depressing place, that times have changed for the worse… look again. There are millions of people worldwide just like this inventor who are giving everything they’ve got to solve every problem that we face. Each day, thousands more join them in the quest to end suffering, lighten loads, and create the kind of world we’ve been told is ‘impossible’. It’s not impossible….it’s already here.

Otto Bock – Power Wheelchair C1000DS GB

Uploaded on Apr 8, 2011

http://www.ottobock.com – private
Safe, comfortable and stable – controllable by chin or breath — user-friendly to manoeuver inside and fast outside. This is the C1000 DS electric wheelchair by the company Otto Bock.
The state-of-the-art electronic wheelchair, the C1000DS, was appreciated by the committee of experts at the international trade fair of health aids, rehabilitation and health, Medical Fair Brno 2010, and gave it the prestigeous Medical Fair Award.

The video was produced by the television and advertising company TVF http://www.tvf.cz – private
Oldřich Brýža – režisér . ředitel společnosti

Genny Vs Aiuola di Viareggio

All Terrain Wheelchair TerrainHopper

Otto Bock Superfour

Uploaded on Oct 13, 2007

cool off road buggy for disabled

FreeWheel Test with Jet Wheelchair jet engine Turbinen Rohlstuhl

Published on Sep 5, 2013

Der Härtetest für Mensch und Material!
Michael Schubert Drive the Fastest Jet wheelchair

Amos Winter: The cheap all-terrain wheelchair

Published on Nov 20, 2012
How do you build a wheelchair ready to blaze through mud and sand, all for under $200?

MIT engineer Amos Winter guides us through the mechanics of an all-terrain wheelchair that’s cheap and easy to build — for true accessibility — and gives us some lessons he learned along the road.

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Spinergy ZX-1 Power Add-On for Manual Wheelchairs

Published on Aug 20, 2013

The Spinergy New ZX-1 is a Power add-on for Manual Wheelchair users to have a New form of independence

Wheelchair Child Rides Her New Trackchair Over the Curb

Published on Feb 6, 2014

Thank you to the family who donated the $5,700 to help get this Action Trackchair for our daughter!!! Thank you also to our family friends who donated the $798 as well!!! There was no way we could’ve gotten this chair without your help.

Disabled Guy has Super Electric Motor on his Wheelchair Trike

Published on Jun 12, 2014

Disbaled young man talks about how he has Supercharged his Trike Wheelchair with a 1000 watt motor to the front wheel.
Please subscribe for future videos and tests on this device and his new inventions.

Spectacular Motorized Wheelchair

Published on Jul 7, 2014

Using simple technology, the wheelchair is automated to use it on the roads. It’s really amazing to see.

Segway Wheelchair – segway for disabled

Published on Jul 20, 2013

Testing a new kind of segway for disabled people from http://www.gennymobility.ch. It gives you more mobility and exercise. Its electric but lets you move your body which a normal electric wheelchair doesn’t. It can do more than a normal wheelchair, but it has some limitations regarding the terrain.

Magic Mobility Extreme X8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jtrfbU43rwk

X-8 deep snow demo by Kevin

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hjRvH7FvlxM

ExtremeX8 Off Road Wheelchair Bridge Crossing

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k-mdZ2MrtC8

Go everywhere with GENNY 2.0(2 wheels)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p46F0IbYEUA

Published on Nov 8, 2013

The Idea of Genny 2.0 is the result of an evolution that started with inventor Paolo Badano`s intuition. More than 16 years ago this young man found himself having to live with his wheelchair because of a mere accident.

The ongoing research to improve daily mobility in those years were never of interest to him. The solutions the market offered were sistematically traditional variations of the classic four-wheeled chair, that, even if powered, always ended up having a number of limitations and being aesthetically questionable.

It was only a few years ago when his attention was caught by a strange electric means of transportation named ‘Segway PT’. A machine that appeared to be magical thanks to its unique functions and stabilization abilities.
The only apparently unresolvable problem was that, in order to use it, one had to be in a perfect upright position. It didn’t take much figuring out to understand that if the Segway PT® managed to keep safely in balance a human being with the center of gravity high above the ground, it would also be able to do so for a seated user.

Of course, as always, the actual development of a plan takes much more time than coming up with an idea, especially since this was a very ambitious undertaking, the first obligation of this means of transportation being to continue guarantee safety for its new rider.

For more than two years Paolo has collaborated in this project, facing with determination the obstacles that presented themselves every day along the way. His choice to embrace the Segway® technology and put to good use the experience of designers and engineers with worldwide reputation in robotics, has made the difference. And this choice eventually has brought him to this indisputable success.

Today Genny 2.0 finally has become a reality. Its eye-catching design combined with a state-of-the-art technology breaks with all conventional schemes that were used up until now, finally pulling down any barrier, whether it’s a architectonic or a psychological one.

Terrain Hopper: Off Road Wheel Chair Tackles Stanage Edge Huge Rocks with Ease [Overlander 4]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p2MYHT6hgk4

Uploaded on Nov 8, 2011

Test Drive & More Info contact: terrainhopper@live.co.uk

Going through Stanage Edge with the Overlander 4, tackles huge rocks with ease.

TerrainHopper triumphs in Medilink East Midlands Business Awards. Lincolnshire company TerrainHopper has walked away with the award for Innovation in this year’s Medilink East Midlands Business Competition. The company collected the prize at the Innovation Day awards dinner held last night at the Radisson Blu Hotel, East Midlands Airport.

Manby-based TerrainHopper was launched by Sam and Deborah Dantzie in 2010 to produce pre-production prototypes of an off road mobility product. Since then the enterprising couple has self-financed the opening of a manufacturing facility, patented and launched the TerrainHopper and are into the second production run. The worldwide market for mobility vehicles is expected to be worth in excess of £2.4 billion by 2015, with UK sales driven by Government legislation to increase access for the disabled.

Sam Dantzie said: “Our products are generating worldwide interest and this prestigious award recognises the innovative nature of our product. We manufacture in Lincolnshire and are currently expanding into new premises and creating new skilled jobs. Medilink East Midlands and iNet have been very supportive, showing confidence and interest in our amazing off road mobility product and we look forward to continuing with this valued relationship.

The Innovation Award is sponsored by Potter Clarkson. Partner Helen Johnstone said: “Potter Clarkson is proud to have presented the Innovation Award to TerrainHopper whose off road vehicle has enabled many people with mobility difficulties to have fun by participating in a wide range of outdoor activities across difficult terrain. As an East Midlands-based company we are very pleased to see companies from this region developing and commercialising such cutting edge products and obtaining intellectual property rights to protect their valuable innovations.”

Speaking after the awards were announced, Dr Darren Clark, Chief Executive of Medilink East Midlands commented: “TerrainHopper is an excellent example of innovative design meeting a real need. The fact that the company is also manufacturing the vehicles in the region makes this a worthy award winner. We congratulate them on their early success and look forward to helping them as they expand.”

TerrainHopper is automatically entered into the Medilink UK national awards which will take place in early 2014.
The Awards ceremony took place on the evening following the Medilink East Midlands Innovation Conference, which was supported by the Healthcare and Bioscience iNet project (part-financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). . This year’s conference theme, ‘Revolutionising Healthcare –What part will you play?’ attracted over 200 of the region’s leading businesses and academics in the sector

Record breaking 70MPH Mobility Scooter!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=73X8qmlkRkc

beach wheelchair, 4WD unlimited 2400 watt power stair climbing wheelchair

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wpemjZhYQxc

ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIR 6X6 EXPLORER

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hsyDqlRrSWE

Uploaded on May 19, 2009

This 6 wheel drive electric wheelchair will take you places other wheelchairs won’t. 6 wheel drive and a 2500lb winch for use when you are with friends and you need the winch to help. More info at http://www.kemcare.co.nz

Four X Wheelchair – through the Snow to the Pub

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJucr2wkSPw

Four X Wheelchair

Playing in the snow in my wheelchair and going to the pub.
Have a look at my blog at http://www.mybility.co.uk/blog

For more information on this All Terrain Four X Wheelchair
please call: 0330 555 0545
or visit http://www.mybility.co.uk/blog

TOPCHAIR 2011

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nu3Uk5chabE

fastest electric wheelchair in the world

Published on Apr 27, 2013

visit my website (in french language) : http://korriganed.chez-alice.fr/
facebook page : http://www.facebook.com/LesBaladesDeKorrigan

Extreme Offroad Tracked Wheelchair the Original Ripchair

Published on Jul 22, 2013

The original tracked Wheelchair now in production as its extreme 2.0 version. Developed by Howe and Howe Tech for wheelchair users, the Ripchair 2.0 is the world’s most extreme most capable tracked wheelchair ever built. Search Ripchair 3.0 for the latest Version! Inquire at 1-207-247-2777 of visit www.trackchairextreme.com

Explorer II – the real off road for handicapped !

Uploaded on Dec 9, 2011

The Explorer II Off-Road Handcycle provides unparalleled opportunities for people with disabilities, to get up close and personal with places that until now, you have only been able to see in postcards. Places like mountains, trails and the beach are no longer inaccessible. The Explorer Off-Road Handcycle will take you there and to the top. This unique off-road handcycle has already taken many users to the highest peaks of Europe, including the Alps and the Tatra Mountains. The Explorer also took part of a successful climbing expedition to Mount Kilimanjaro – the highest peak of Africa. http://www.offroadhandycycle.com

B-Free Chair- All Terrain Multi Function Stair-Climbing Power Wheelchair

Published on Aug 6, 2014

All Function demonstration. B-Free is ready for launch.

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