10 Best Lightweight Electric Wheelchairs

Last Updated September 2020 Based on 3063 Reviews
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Medline Ultralight Transport Wheelchair with 19' Wide Seat, Folding Transport Chair with Permanent Desk-Length Arms, Red Frame
Medline Medline Ultralight Transport Wheelchair with 19" Wide Seat, Folding Transport Chair with Permanent Desk-Length Arms, Red Frame
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9.6 Greet
Product Highlights
  • The Medline 300 lb weight capacity ultralight transport chair allows you to travel light while making outings and/or and rehab situations easier
  • This durable transport chair weighs less than 15 lbs | Compact, simple-folding design is great for travel and storage
  • Stow-n-go clips allow the comfort footrests to be locked to the side of the transport wheelchair when not in use
  • Restaurant-style permanent armrests allow the user to sit closer to tables and desks for a more comfortable experience
  • Padded nylon upholstery | 8 inch rear wheels for easy forward and reverse | Made of high-grade aluminum | 16 inch seat depth, 19 inch seat width
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Drive Medical Cirrus Plus Folding Power Wheelchair with Footrest and Batteries, Black, 18'
Drive Medical Drive Medical Cirrus Plus Folding Power Wheelchair with Footrest and Batteries, Black, 18"
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9.5 Greet
Product Highlights
  • Attractive steel cross-brace frame is foldable and lightweight for easy portability
  • Programmable controller with adjustable length mount; Easy freewheel operation. Climbing Angle: 6 degree, Ground Clearance: 4 inch
  • Adjustable tension, padded back upholstery with storage pouch and cushioned seat; Positioning belt included
  • Armrests are padded, adjustable, and removable; Swing-away footrests with heel loops
  • Flat-free, non-marking tires, manual wheel locks, and anti-tip wheels. Caster Wheels: 8 x 2 inches Solid, Drive Wheels: 12.5 x 2.25 inches Flat-free
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Drive Medical Blue Streak Wheelchair with Flip Back Desk Arms, Swing Away Footrests, 18 Inch Seat
Drive Medical Drive Medical Blue Streak Wheelchair with Flip Back Desk Arms, Swing Away Footrests, 18 Inch Seat
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9.2 Greet
Product Highlights
  • Cutting-edge wheelchair design makes independent mobility enjoyable. Width open with 20 inch seat is 26 inch
  • Detachable desk arms and premium swing-away leg rests provide customizable support. Seat-To-floor Height- 19.5 inches
  • 18" padded nylon wheelchair seat ensures lasting comfort and is easy to clean
  • Durable tires feature push-to-lock functionality for safety. Comes with calf strap
  • Overall Dimensions: 42"(L) x 24"(W) x 36"(H); Closed Width: 12.5"; Seat Dimensions: 16"(D) x 18"(W) x 19.5"(H); Armrest Height: 8"; Weight Capacity: 250 lbs
  • Dimensions of the seat is 16x19x18 inches and the seat height is 18 inches
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Medline Lightweight & User-Friendly Wheelchair With Flip-Back, Desk-Length Arms & Elevating Leg Rests for Extra Comfort, Gray, 18' Seat
Medline Medline Lightweight & User-Friendly Wheelchair With Flip-Back, Desk-Length Arms & Elevating Leg Rests for Extra Comfort, Gray, 18" Seat
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Product Highlights
  • Flip-back, desk-length arms make it easy to navigate under tables | elevating leg rests enhance comfort and remove easily
  • Breathable nylon upholstery is soft and comfortable
  • Premium welds ensure reliability and durability
  • Smooth-rolling Mag wheels with low-maintenance flat-free tires; foot-powered movement with 2" seat-height adjustments (hemi-height)
  • 300-Lb. Weight capacity | 33-lb. Product weight, without leg rests. Latex free; Not MRI safe
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Drive Medical Scout Spitfire 4 Wheel Travel Power Scooter
Drive Medical Drive Medical Scout Spitfire 4 Wheel Travel Power Scooter
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8.9 Very good
Product Highlights
  • Quick and easy disassembly; Interchangeable color panels hide scuffs and scratches
  • Height-adjustable swivel seat with fold-down backrest; Armrests are padded and adjustable; Comes with large plastic carry basket
  • Delta tiller is easy to adjust; Ergonomic throttle control with easy freewheel operation. Comes with easy to remove, quick connect battery pack that can be charged separately from the scooter
  • Includes battery and charger, flat-free, non-marking tires with anti-tip wheels
  • Seat Width: 16.5"; Max Speed: 4.25 mph; Climbing Angle: 6 degrees; Maximum Range: 9 miles; Motor: 24V x 270W x 4700 rpm; Turning Radius: 53.75"; Ground Clearance: 2.5"; Weight Capacity: 300 pounds
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Silver Spring Mobility Scooter Water Resistant Transport Cover - 53' X 26' X 32.5'
Silver Spring Silver Spring Mobility Scooter Water Resistant Transport Cover - 53" X 26" X 32.5"
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8.6 Very good
Product Highlights
  • Designed for transporting scooters
  • Durable, lightweight nylon fabric protects from rain, sun and debris
  • Rubberized membrane interior coating for superior protection
  • 4 Corner slits with Velcro and buckles allow for tighter fit when using tie down straps
  • Measures 53" L x 26" W x 32 1/2" H
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Silver Spring Power Chair Water Resistant Transport Cover - 44' X 23' X 38'
Silver Spring Silver Spring Power Chair Water Resistant Transport Cover - 44" X 23" X 38"
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8.3 Very good
Product Highlights
  • Designed for transporting power chairs
  • Durable, lightweight nylon fabric protects from rain, sun and debris
  • Rubberized membrane interior coating for superior protection
  • 5 Corner slits with Velcro and buckles allow for tighter fit when using tie down straps
  • Measures 44" L x 23" W x 38" H
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Silver Spring SC500-V3 Folding Steel Scooter and Wheelchair Carrier with Ramp
Silver Spring Silver Spring SC500-V3 Folding Steel Scooter and Wheelchair Carrier with Ramp
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8.1 Very good
Product Highlights
  • Carry scooters and wheelchairs behind any vehicle with a Class III or IV 2" hitch receiver
  • Folds upright against vehicle when not in use and includes ten tie-down points for maximum security
  • Includes a three-position, folding loading ramp, anti-rattle device, and 5/8" hitch pin
  • Manufactured from durable, powder-coated steel with a 500 lb. weight capacity
  • Platform measures 48" L x 28" W; ramp measures 59.125" L x 27.5" W
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Prairie View Industries Portable Multi-Fold Reach Wheelchair Ramp, 36 Pound
Prairie View Industries Prairie View Industries Portable Multi-Fold Reach Wheelchair Ramp, 36 Pound
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8 Very good
Product Highlights
  • Maximum 6" - 12" rise for occupied wheelchair or scooter passage
  • For UNOCCUPIED loading and unloading of wheelchair or scooter has a maximum of 18" rise
  • Folds down to 38 1/4"L x 16"W for storage.
  • Maximum ramp capacity - 400 lbs single axle - 800 lbs two axles. Anti-Slip, High Traction Surface
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty
  • Extended lip designed to clear bumper when loading wheelchairs or scooters into the rear of a vehilce.
  • Safety tested and listed by underwriters Laborarories Inc. for safety capacity rating.
  • Separates in two sections for ease in carrying
  • Patented center joint hinge eliminates major pinch point
  • Full 30" wide platform design for maximum support and stability
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Prairie View Industries TH1032 Threshold Ramp, 10 x 32 Inch
Prairie View Industries Prairie View Industries TH1032 Threshold Ramp, 10 x 32 Inch
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7.8 Good
Product Highlights
  • Maximum 1/2" - 3/4" rise for occupied wheelchair or scooter passage
  • Great for transitioning doorways and thresholds. These ramps are made for small thresholds and are to be attached to the edge of the door threshold
  • 600 lb. weight capacity. Dimensions: 10 inch L x 32 inch W. The actual planking on PVI's Modular Ramp has a grooved surface designed to expel water and provide a safe walking surface
  • Anti-slip, high traction surface. Holes punched in top corners for easy installation. Hardware provided to secure ramp to surface.
  • Made of lightweight, durable aluminum. Limited Lifetime Warranty

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  • 1 Medline Ultralight Transport Wheelchair with 19' Wide Seat, Folding Transport Chair with Permanent Desk-Length Arms, Red Frame Medline Ultralight Transport Wheelchair with 19" Wide Seat, Folding Transport Chair with Permanent Desk-Length Arms, Red Frame
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