Easier Pushing & Braking
Pushing a wheelchair can be very tiring for a carer.
Viamobil takes on both the hard work of pushing uphill and also the braking downhill. The powerful drive copes effectively with upward slopes. On down ward slopes the braking action proides additional safety: viamobil can brake the wheelchair safely to a complete stop.
viamobil relieves the strain on the carer and considerably increases the scope and range of activity for user and carer alike. There is no need to dread long uphill slopes, steep ramps and ascents any more. Viamobil copes with upward and downward slopes of up to 18 % without any effort being required from the carer.
viamobil is the reliable partner for all journeys. The integrated spring system ensures perfect road holding. It guarantees optimum braking downhill and good traction uphill. viamobil can also brake the wheelchair to a complete stop on slopes.
The drive wheel can be lifted and lowered at the press of a button. The puncture-proof drive wheel is made of solid rubber and has excellent traction. Thanks to its single wheel drive, the viamobil is highly manoeuvrable and easy to control.
viamobil can be attached to a whole range of wheelchairs, from a seat width of 36 cms upwards. The spectrum encompasses standard to special wheelchairs.