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What’s the Difference Between Wheelchair Brakes and Locks?

What’s the Difference Between Wheelchair Brakes and Locks?

There are many ways to customize your wheelchair for your personal usage preferences, including your brakes and locks. Some users prefer tight brakes that allow quick stops and maximum control while others prefer slower, looser breaks that allow them to ease to a stop, for example.

The Benefits of Lightweight Wheelchairs

The Benefits of Lightweight Wheelchairs
Many wheelchair users prefer the enhanced mobility and freedom that comes with a lightweight wheelchair. But there are also plenty of other reasons to choose a lightweight wheelchair over more traditional chairs models, whether you’re trying to save energy moving a smaller chair, are an active traveler or require a wider range-of-motion for sports and leisure.