What is the height of the seat?
The seat is 19.5” high.
Do the hand brakes lock?
Yes! The loop hand brakes can be locked in place by pushing them downward.
Does the transport chair easily fit through doorways?
Yes! The transport chair measures 20.5” wide to easily fit through standard doorways.
Are the footrests adjustable?
Yes, the footrests are easily adjustable.
What are the dimensions of the chair when it is folded up?
The folding transport chair measures 8.25" by 30"
Are the footrests removable?
Yes, they can be removed.
What is the weight limit for the transport chair?
The Vive transport wheelchair can safely support up to 300 pounds.
Is it ready to use out of the box?
Yes. The Vive transport chair is pre-assembled. The footrests are quick and easy to install with a self-locking lever, no tools are required.
How do I fold the wheelchair up?
The transport chair's backrest and handles fold downward with two push levers. After lowering the backrest down, pull the armrests together until the seat is completely folded.
Will I be able to check this at the airport?
Yes, most airlines will provide gate-to-gate check for wheelchairs and transport chairs. Please check with your airline prior to your flight for their recommended procedure.
Are the armrests adjustable?
No. The armrests on the Vive transport wheelchair are fixed.
How much does the folding wheelchair weigh?
The folding wheelchair weighs approximately 29 pounds.
Does the transport chair need to be pushed by another or self-propelled?
The transport chair is not suitable for self-transportation and should be pushed by another individual.
Will this fit in the trunk of my car?
Yes, the folding transport wheelchair is compact when folded to easily fit in most vehicles.
What size are the chair wheels?
The front-wheel measure 8” and the rear wheels are 12” to easily navigate over uneven surfaces.