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The Catalyst 5Vx is a lightweight aluminium folding manual wheelchair. It has fewer options and less axle adjustment then the Catalyst 5, however, it has been designed to allow for easy adjustment of the wheelchair center of gravity. A number of features and options are available, including transit tie down points (Ansi/Resna WC19 transit approved).

General Details

Crash Test Information for Wheeled mobility devices

This wheeled mobility device meets the design requirements and has been successfully crash tested in accordance with ANZS/ISO 7176-19:2008 MOD. This standard relates to the design requirements specified for a wheeled mobility device to be used to transport an individual in a motor vehicle.

This wheelchair has been endorsed by the manufacturer for use with some models of power assist devices (Alber, e-motion & SmartDrive at time of writing). Please contact the manufacturer for further details.

Manufacturer/Country

Ki Mobility / USA

Warranty

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Websites

Maintenance

Refer to the supplier and manufacturer manual for maintenance instructions and safety warnings.

Models / Specifications

Model Catalyst 5Vx: One model only with some choice of sizing and accessories

  • Diameter of Front Wheel 4.0, 5.0, 6.0, 7.0, or 8.0 inch
  • Camber of Wheels 0.0, 2.0, or 4.0 degrees
  • Diameter of Rear Wheel 20.0, 22.0, 24.0, 25.0, or 26.0 inch
  • Angle of Legrest Hanger 60.0, 70.0, 80.0, or 90.0 degrees
  • Length of Legrest 130 mm - 610 mm
  • Height of Armrest 190 mm - 340 mm
  • Height of Backrest 215 mm - 510 mm
  • Height of Seat from Ground 340 mm - 530 mm
  • Depth of Seat 360 mm - 510 mm
  • Width of Seat 360 mm - 560 mm
  • Weight Overall 10.89 kg
  • Weight of Heaviest Part 7.25 kg
  • Load Capacity (supplier stated) 136.0 and 158.0 kg
  • Angle of Backrest 0 degrees - 65 degrees

Features

Contact listed suppliers to confirm features, options and models available.

Accessories

  • Wheelchair accessories:
    • anti-tips
    • armrests
    • calf strap
    • clothing protectors/side panels
    • crutch holder
    • IV pole
    • oxygen bottle holder
    • positioning belts
    • rear bag
    • spoke guards
    • under seat bag
    • walking stick holder

Transport and Dismantling

  • Wheelchair transport:
    • folds for transport
    • secure by transport approved tie down points for user sitting in the wheelchair

Brakes

  • Manual Wheelchair brake options:
    • an extended lever
    • grade aid
    • lever type
    • pulling towards occupant to lock
    • scissor type
  • Manual Wheelchair brakes:
    • push to lock

Wheels

  • Wheelchair castors:
    • angle adjustable
    • solid
  • Wheelchair tyre options:
    • fully customisable (a large range of wheels are available including high performance)
  • Wheelchair castor options:
    • microcellular
    • pneumatic
  • Wheelchair tyres:
    • pneumatic
    • quick release axles

Footplates

  • Wheelchair footplate options:
    • angle adjustable
    • heel loops
    • one piece
    • platform
    • swing away
  • Wheelchair footplates:
    • height adjustable
    • lift up
    • plastic
    • swing away
    • two piece

Legrests

  • Wheelchair legrest options:
    • elevating (manual)
    • impact guards
    • leg strap
    • stump supports
  • Wheelchair legrests:
    • length adjustable
    • removable
    • swing away

Armrests

  • Wheelchair armrest options:
    • angle adjustable
    • desk length
    • fixed height
    • full length
    • height adjustable
    • lift up
    • removable
    • sideguards

Push handles

  • Manual Wheelchair push handles:
    • fixed height
  • Manual Wheelchair push handle options:
    • fold down
    • no push handles

Backrest

  • Wheelchair backrest:
    • fixed height
    • slung style
  • Wheelchair backrest options:
    • no backrest (a large range of backrests can be fitted)
    • tension adjustable

Seat

  • Wheelchair seat options:
    • flat seat pan (for use with a large range of cushions)
  • Wheelchair seat:
    • slung style

Frame

  • Manual Wheelchair frame:
    • aluminium alloy
    • approved for power assist
    • folding
    • lightweight
    • self propelling
  • Manual Wheelchair frame options:
    • approved tie down points
    • heavy duty
    • transit

Suppliers (7)

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Active Rehabilitation Equipment (Bendigo)

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Aidacare (Acacia Ridge, Ballina, Bendigo, Brunswick, Brunswick East , Cheltenham, Coffs Harbour, Geebung, Geelong , Hervey Bay, Kings Meadows, Kingston, Landsdale, Lavington, Mildura , Moorebank, Orange, Port Macquarie, Regency Park, Seven Hills, Southport , Tamworth, Toowoomba, Warana)

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CQ Mobility (Central Queensland Mobility) (Park Avenue)

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Liberty Healthcare Pty Ltd (Ashmore)

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Motion Specialties (Brendale)

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Signature Seating & Mobility (Caboolture)

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Think Mobility (Garbutt, Paget, Toowoomba, Virginia , Warana)

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Active Rehabilitation Equipment (Bendigo)

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Aidacare (Bendigo, Brunswick, Brunswick East , Cheltenham, Geelong , Mildura )

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Aidacare (Acacia Ridge, Geebung, Hervey Bay, Southport , Toowoomba, Warana)

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CQ Mobility (Central Queensland Mobility) (Park Avenue)

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Liberty Healthcare Pty Ltd (Ashmore)

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Motion Specialties (Brendale)

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Signature Seating & Mobility (Caboolture)

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Think Mobility (Garbutt, Paget, Virginia )

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Aidacare (Regency Park)

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Aidacare (Kings Meadows, Kingston)

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Queensland Suppliers

Think Mobility (Toowoomba, Warana)

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