Freedom Folding Electric Wheelchair - 17" seat width
The Freedom Chair is an excellent folding electric wheelchair also known as a folding powerchair.
This model folds in literally a few seconds and makes this much easier to fold than other folding electric wheelchairs on the market.
It can then be placed into your car or stored as required. It can also be brought on an aeroplane - battery certificate available in the downloads section.
It is controlled easily using a joystick, or by an attendant (just choose this option below).
This model has seat dimensions of 17" x 17"
Why buy from us?
- - We are lSO9001 accredited
- - We are members ofthe BHTA
- - We are an NHS and HSE supplier
- - A family business since 1846
The Freedom Chair is a folding electric wheelchair that folds in literally a few seconds. It enjoys excellent build quality and uses standard batteries across the range.
Have a look at the video below to see how easy this is!
- Folds in a couple of seconds
- Only 0.13 cubic m folded
- You can take this on an airplane
- 2 x 200W brushless motors with electromagnetic braking
- Can double the range to up to 18 miles with 2 batteries.
- On-board anti-tip wheels with shock-absorbers
- Flip up footplate
- Headrest available as an accessory
- Gross weight: 21kg
- Maximum weight capacity: 245lbs/110kg
- Seat dimensions: 17” x 17”/43cm x 43cm
- Seat to ground: 18"
- Maximum speed: Up to 4 mph/6.5 kph
- Length: Open: 37.8”/96cm - Folded: 23.2”/58.9cm
- Width: Open: 23.2”/58.9cm - Folded: 27.2”/69cm
- Height: Open: 36.8”/93.5cm - Folded: 13.4”/34cm
- Driving Range:
With 1 battery: up to 9 miles/15km
With 2 batteries: up to 18 miles/30km
- Drive wheels: 10” Solid
- Front wheels: 7” Solid
- Motors: 2 x 200W brushless motors with electromagnetic braking
- Battery capacity: 24V 9AH per battery
- Suspension: Spring absorber
- Gradient: 8 degrees
The FreedomChair range use a common battery across all models. These sit under the seat but can be easily removed for airline travel etc.
On the FreedomChair, linked batteries charge and discharge together.
You can easily extend your range by adding additional batteries when ordering your Freedom chair online.
Do you need the joystick on the left hand side?
This is no problem. Just let us know when ordering that you need this and we can easily arrange this.
Can the Freedom chair be free wheeled?
Yes, this is done very easily and useful for when you have no battery power or have the Freedom chair switched off.
We have an expert team here on hand to help answer any questions that you may have. Call us today on 028 92 67 70 77.
How does this fit in my car?
You can either lift it manually or use a hoist but you can see the space it takes in the images below:
The battery certificate for this model is available by clicking the downloads tab above. This battery is under 300 watts which is approved for airline travel but we strongly advise you check with your airline before travel.
When using additional batteries - please check with your own airline how these can be transported.
Travel bag info:
Your Freedomchair includes a handy travel bag as standard free of charge:
Some useful questions answered:
What height is the seat from the floor?
Are you at the normal height for tables in bars, restaurants etc?
Can the control handle go under the table or be moved to one side?
The arms can be lifted up to prevent the joystick from touching a table top.
Is the battery in a fix position underneath the chair, do you have to move the battery when folding the chair and reconnect the battery when assembling the chair?
The battery can remain in position when the chair is folded.
Can I bring this chair on the plane?
The battery can be taken on a plane in hand luggage and we have a certificate to show it’s testing standard for airline travel.
Can the controls be adjusted to move back closer to me, as I have limited out reach in my arms?
No, the joystick position is fixed.
Does the foot plate flip back or move to one side, when getting in and out of the chair?
Yes, it folds up allowing easy access to the seat.
Get in touch with our expert team today to arrange your home assessment with the Freedom electric folding wheelchair. Call 028 92 677 077 and our helpful staff will be delighted to arrange a time convenient to you.