(Filed under power chairs, mobility aids, electric wheelchair, mobility scooters, disability income )
Lift chairs or power chairs are very popular among disabled people and are similar to recliners. Power chairs have both a back rest and foot rest. They are both controlled with a remote control. The base of the power chair rises into the air when the remote control is engaged. When the base is fully extended it makes it easier for a disabled person to get up and down from the chair !! Along with the weight capacity and the certain dimensions, power chairs are also classified by the extent which they recline.
Th infinite position power chair will recline to an almost horizontal position. It allows total operation of both the back rest and foot rest. The A 3-position Power chair will also go to an almost horizontal position. The only difference is the foot rest and back rest operate together. The 2-position lift chair, or TV recline power chair, reclines to about 45 degrees. It is great for things like watching television or reading a book !!
Modern power chairs are very well made for the most part and pretty dependable. Manufactures like Golden Technologies and Pride Mobility only use the best and most durable materials. This makes their power chairs some of the very best in the market. A new comer called NexIdea is beginning to make a dent as well and is recognized for making very well made and attractive power chairs.
(Topics Related power chairs, mobility aids, electric wheelchair, mobility scooters, disability income )