When most senior citizens or handicapped people are looking to change or buy a new electric wheelchair, there are only a few notable brands which they should consider. A good example of a reliable electric wheelchair is by the manufacturer Invacare. Invacare is a well known brand among the assistive care industry as it produces a broad range of health care products and devices. The home medical equipments that it produces is also well received in the industry for its comfort and value add. The range of products include Beds and Furnishings, Power electric wheelchairs, patient transfer devices and respiratory equipments. Its brand is also well recognized in the United States as among the top 500 manufacturers.
Naturally, Invacare has extended its expertise in health care systems to develop its own power electric wheelchairs. It produces power wheelchairs for use in different occasions and terrains. Invacare Pronto M Series (M41,M51,M61)of wheelchairs is rather popular with people mainly due to the cheap price and the features packed into the package. Its travel wheelchair is also quite good as most of the parts are made of lightweight materials and foldable and detachable. Some other series such as the M51-CG Gravity Tilt alllows the sit to be tilted steeply.
User Reviews for Invacare Power Wheelchairs
Invacare wheelchairs have been one of our store’s best sellers as its seats are among the most comfortable compared to other brands. Its leather seats and well positioned cushion provides a firm yet comfy support for its user. Users with special needs can request for power wheelchair customization for pediatric seating. No matter how complex the user’s request may be, Invacare will always strive to support and implement.
Users of Invacare Electric Wheelchairs have also given glowing reviews on the ease of changing the batteries. They do not require another person to help them change the battery due to the battery compartment located at the back of the wheelchair. Instead, Invacare Power wheelchairs have built their battery compartments nearer to the front where the user is able to reach for the opening and replace batteries themselves. This has also given the users a sense of independence. Till now, product recalls for Invacare Power Wheelchairs is rare as they are made using a systematic manner.
Price Reviews for Invacare Power Wheelchairs
Price wise, Invacare Power wheelchairs are rather affordable to most people on the streets. Though the higher end ones can afford to buy wheelchairs with more advanced features. Generally, as a price guide for new electric wheelchair buyers, Invacare Power Wheelchairs can be purchased online for between $1500 to $3500 for new ones, whereas used Invacare wheelchairs can cost between 40-70 percent of the original price depending on its conditions.