Karma Wren 2 Transit Wheelchair is a lightweight aluminium wheelchair with a number of useful features. The wheelchair comes with removable footrests and flip-up armrests. The large 14 inch rear wheels help overcome obstacles when out and about and they have a solid inner, avoiding the risk of punctures.
The Wren features a dual braking system with slowing brakes up at the pushing handles and traditional parking brakes down at the wheels. The Wren 2 Transit is easy to manoeuvre for a user or an attendant and benefits from features such as progressive slowing brakes when faced with hills or slopes.
Additional features of this wheelchair include flip back armrests, adjustable castor angle and micro cellular and quick release rear wheels.The removable footplates feature a comfortable calf strap.
A Transit wheelchair is pushed by someone else, it is important to consider how easy it will be for them to use it. For example, can they lift it and put it in the boot of the car. You should also bear in mind that standard wheelchairs can’t be modified. “Active-user” wheelchairs are usually more expensive, but they have the advantage of being adjustable and adaptable