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The ZX-1 power add on clamps onto the camber bar of a rigid frame manual wheelchair and transforms it into a powered chair with joystick control. It can eliminate the need for transfers, maintains the small footprint of the chair, and can be transported in a some car boots once detached from the wheelchair.

General Details

Caution: Powered Wheelchairs & Scooters

This item should be trialled in the user's home environment to ensure maximum safety and independence. Environmental considerations include kerbs, footpaths, road, railway crossing, etc.
Users should take care when riding a scooter or powered wheelchair and observe the following safety guidelines:
• Users who intend to use scooters or powered wheelchairs must ensure they have the necessary physical and cognitive skills to operate and manoeuvre them safely
• Stay within the legal speed limit of 10km/h
• Be aware that taking medication or driving under the influence of alcohol may affect the user's judgement
• Always make sure that you are clearly visible, particularly at night or on dull days-use the lights and reflectors and install a reflective flag high enough to be seen by motorists
• Wear a bicycle helmet whenever possible
• Slow down when you are near other people, especially pedestrians and cyclists
• Avoid stopping or driving on inclines greater than your scooter or powered wheelchair is designed for
• Use footpaths if possible. If there are no foot paths, plan to user quieter roads
• Plan your trip and avoid uneven surfaces, dips and potholes
• Ensure if you are carrying parcels that the load will not over-balance your scooter or powered wheelchair and the parcels do not interfere with your controls or vision.

Options

Optional Accessories:
*Joystick attachments - 'T' Handle or 'Tennis Ball' style.
*Off road tyres
*Armrest extensions
*ZX-1 travel case

Extra product information

Frame
* Rigid lightweight compact frame made from TIG welded stainless steel

Anti Tip Mechanism
* This prevents the manual chair front tipping backwards. This also allows for the front castors of the manual chair to be lifted off the ground for rough ground and small curbs.

Handlebars
* Lightweight removable handle bars with padded arm pads

Controls
Joystick control features
* speed control, horn, battery charge meter and chair mounting button
* can be mounted on right or left

Batteries
* Two 12 volt 15 amp batteries with charging station
*Lithium battery
*24 inch standard battery
*25 inch standard battery

Motors
* Two 320 watt 24 volt motors enable use over a variety of terrain. 70 amp controller with actuator function
* Carbon fibre motor cover
* Travels at 6 km/hr

Attachment
* Joystick controlled electric mounting and removal mechanism
* Attaches to most rigid frame manual wheelchairs with little or no adjustment required
* Fits width of 15 to 20 inches and rear wheel sizes of 24, 25 and 26 inches

Wheels
* Inflatable (pneumatic) tyres with aluminium wheel hubs
* Two castor wheels at the front and back (central Frogleg fork wheels)

Manufacturer/Country

Spinergy, USA

Warranty

Lifetime (frame), 1 year (battery)

Websites

Maintenance

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

Models / Specifications

Model ZX-1: One model only

  • Width of Seat 15 inch - 20 inch (fits these wheelchairs)
  • Load Capacity (supplier stated) 112 kg
  • Weight Overall 39.5 kg
  • Width 508 mm (Not including armrests)
  • Speed 6 kph
  • Depth 610 mm
  • Range (distance) 8 km (Approximate distance on a charged battery - dependant on terrain, weight of occupant)
  • Height 762 mm (Floor to top of joystick)

Suppliers (7)

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Independent Living Specialists (ILS) (Adelaide, Ballarat , Ballina, Balwyn, Bathurst, Castle Hill, Coorparoo , Cove, Hoppers Crossing, Kogarah , Port Macquarie, Randwick, St Leonards , Wentworthville, Windsor Gardens)

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Wicked Wheelchairs (Coomera)

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VIC Suppliers

Independent Living Specialists (ILS) (Balwyn, Hoppers Crossing)

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