5 Best Mid-Wheel Drive Power Wheelchairs

  

A mid-wheel-drive powerchair is one of many good, motorized wheelchair options available. It comes with features that not only help you navigate easily but also make your life very comfortable. With a mid-wheel drive wheelchair, the drive wheels are fitted in the middle, making the user's center of gravity almost even to the center of the wheelchair.

This enables the chair to have a tight turning radius so you can effortlessly turn up to 360 degrees. In terms of stability, these chairs are the most stable options available. They have two drive wheels and four caster wheels, two on the back and two on the front of the base to keep the chair balanced.

Additionally, mid-wheel-drive powerchairs have incredible traction on almost any type of surface, including inclines and side slopes. In addition, they can climb curbs and small bumps with ease. For new users, these chairs are the intuitive to operate which reduces the learning curve.

5 Best Mid-Wheel Drive Power Wheelchairs

 

Make

 Model

Weight Capacity

Turning Radius

Drive Medical

Titan AXS

300 pounds

20 inches

Golden Technologies

Compass HD

450 pounds

20 inches

Merits Health

P326A Vision Sport

300 pounds

20 inches

Pride Mobility

Jazzy 600 ES

300 pounds

20.5 inches

Zip’r

PC Mobility

300 pounds

20 inches

 

1. Drive Medical Titan AXS mid-wheel Drive Electric Wheelchair

 

The Drive Medical Titan AXS is an exceptional mid-wheel-drive powerchair. It has up to seven different seat sizes, anddepth and width ranges from 16 to 20 inches.

The seat swivels at 45 degrees and the armrests are padded and are width and height adjustable. The seat can recline, lower and raise, and is molded and cushioned for optimized comfort.

The Drive Medical Titan AXS has a technologically advanced and responsive controller with a power cord quick-release safety feature that can automatically connect and disconnect in case of emergencies.

The Drive Medical Titan AXS has a weight capacity of 300 pounds, a maximum operating range of 19 miles, top speed of 4 mph, a turning radius of 20 inches, and a ground clearance of 2.5 inches.

2. Golden Technologies Compass HD Bariatric Power Chair GP620M

 

The Golden Technologies Compass HD is a heavy-duty power chair ideal for rough terrains. It offers good stability, an improved chassis, and a folding flat seat hinge design that makes it easy to transport.

It comes with a very comfortable two-tone captain's seat with padded flip-up armrests and front and rear adjustable seat posts. It also has an adjustable footplate and easy-to-operate sliding seat brackets.

The Golden Technologies Compass HD has a weight capacity of 450 pounds, a maximum operating range of 12 miles, top speed of 4 mph, a turning radius of 20 inches, and ground clearance of 3.50 inches.

3. Merits Health P326A Vision Sport Electric Wheelchair

 

The Merits Health P326A is a very stable and durable mid-wheel drive powerchair. With its six points of ground contact, this chair is so safe that you can stand on the footplate without it tipping over.

It comes with a padded captain's chair that is manually adjustable to different degrees of inclination. It can also rotate, and the front wheels are fitted with Merits Health’s patented articulation mechanism.

This P326A comes with powerful dual motors and an enhanced braking system, adding to increased efficiency, torque and range. The intelligent braking system prevents rolling when stationary and recovers kinetic energy lost during braking. 

The Merits Health P326A has a weight capacity of 300 pounds, a maximum operating range of 18 miles, top speed of 5 mph, a turning radius of 20 inches, and a ground clearance of 2 inches.

4. Pride Jazzy 600 ES Mid-Wheel Power Chair J600ES

 

The Pride Jazzy 600 ES is a durable mid-wheel drive powerchair that offers a smooth ride and a tight turning radius. It is equipped with a unique suspension technology that offers optimized performance and maneuverability.

The chair has a cushioned captain's chair with extended flip-up armrests for increased comfort, while the back can be reclined or folded down for transportation or storage. It comes with a safety belt and its charging port is right under the joystick.

It is equipped with Pride's patented mid-wheel 6 technology and Active-Trac ATX Suspension, enabling you to tackle bumps with ease. It has two powerful 14-inch flat free drive wheels and four 6-inch caster wheels.

The Pride Jazzy 600 ES has a weight capacity of 300 pounds, a maximum operating range of 17 miles, top speed of 4 mph, a turning radius of 20.5 inches, and ground clearance of 2.75 inches.

5. Zip’r PC Mobility Power Wheelchair

The Zip’r PC is an easy to operate heavy-duty mid-wheel drive wheelchair.

The chair comes with a cushioned and padded 19.5-inch ultra-wide seat, which can be adjusted to fit your preferred height. The armrests are foldable for increased accessibility.

The Zip’r PC has 6 flat-free wheels for maximum stability with non-marking tires.

The Zip’r PC has a weight capacity of 300 pounds, a maximum operating range of 15 miles, top speed of 4 mph, a turning radius of 20 inches, and ground clearance of 3 inches at the mid-frame and 1 inch at the anti-tip wheels.

Conclusion

We hope you liked our review of some of the best mid-wheel drive power wheelchairs available today. Please feel free to let us know if you have any questions or if you feel we need to add more of these types of articles to our site. 

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