Established 1997

1-800-233-8110

Quickie LXI Rehabilitation Wheelchair

item #: 34889

sku : EILXI

brand : Sunrise Medical

Quickie LXI Rehabilitation Wheelchair

CAD $1,799.00
List price: $1,860.00

Leaves USA Warehouse In: 7-10 days

Quick Overview

  • Lightweight frame (28 lbs w/ out footrests)
  • One-arm drive option ideal for amputees
  • Highly adjustable axle plate

Description

The Quickie® LXI ultra lightweight folding manual wheelchair is the perfect chair for today's rehab needs. Key among these is a highly adjustable axle plate, which helps ensure the proper seat angle, center-of-gravity, and wheel camber. The LXI also features 24 standard and custom color choices, swing-in/out footrests, transit option, and performance options such as Spinergy® wheels.

For the clinical professional who needs to elevate a user's leg, the Quickie LXI features a complete set of tools: a standard elevating legrest, a shorter 90° elevating legrest, and an articulating footrest. The LXI also features optional built-in camber angles of 0°, 3°, and 5° for increased maneuverability. A one-arm drive option, perfect for amputees, is also available.

Features

  • Full-length or desk-length flip-back or adjustable height removable armrests
  • Lightweight frame (28 lbs w/ out footrests)
  • Foldable for easy transport and storage
  • Highly adjustable axle plate
  • 24 Color choices
  • Includes a complete set of tools
  • One-arm drive option ideal for amputees
  • Free Shipping

Specifications

Weight Capacity 265 lbs.
Product Weight 29 lbs.
Seat Width 12" - 20"
Seat Depth 12" - 20"
Seat-to-Floor Height 16" - 20.5"
Overall Width 19" - 27"
Folded Width 13"
Frame Color Black - Yellow
Front Wheel Size 4" - 8"
Rear Wheel Size 20" - 26"
Axle Type Quick Release
Armrests Desk-Length
Back Height 14" - 19"
Upholstery Type Nylon
Upholstery Color Black
Footrests Swingaway, Elevating
HCPCS K0005
Warranty on Frame Lifetime Limited
Shipping Weight 50 lbs.
Box Length 33"
Box Width 13"
Box Height 38"

Customer Reviews

Configure your Quickie LXI Rehabilitation Wheelchair

Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Learn More

It's important for the wheelchair to be fitted properly and be as narrow as possible while maintaining comfort and safety.

This will insure the best performance for navigating tight areas both inside the home as well out in public spaces.

A wheelchair that is too narrow or too wide can cause discomfort. When too narrow, a wheelchair can become restrictive and increase the likelihood of pressure sores, while when it's too wide, becomes more difficult to push due to the angle of the arms from the shoulders to the wheels.

To determine the necessary seat width, measure the rider's widest area of the body and add one inch. This will allow for optimum seat width while maintaining ideal usability, comfort and safety.

Clear All
Clear All
Learn More
Front seat height is measured from the front of the seat to the floor.
Standard seat to floor height is 19.5". Hemi height (a lower seat) is usually 17.5

 

To determine the appropriate seat height, measure from the bend of the knee to the bottom of the foot. Subtract the height of the seat cushion if one is being used. If the wheelchair is not being self propelled by the feet, also add about 2 inches to allow for foot clearance.

Clear All
Learn More
Easy to overlook, casters are critical to the performance of a wheelchair. Casters are the small front wheels of the wheelchair. They allow the wheelchair to steer and turn in any direction by rotating on its vertical axle.

Casters typically come in sizes from 3"" to 8"". The smaller the caster the better the maneuverability of the chair and the less likely it is to shimmy. But smaller casters on unpaved surfaces, riding in and out of elevators, or passing over street grates can be more problematic. Smaller casters are typical of chairs used for sports like basketball, which is played on an even, hard surface, yet their maneuverability makes them popular for everyday use. 3"" casters require the most riding skill and may not be the best choice for a first time wheelchair user.

The large 8", pneumatic (air-filled) caster provides the softest ride and easily rolls over bumps and raised surface, yet makes propelling the chair more difficult. Because of their size, 8"" casters can be an obstruction coming into contact with furniture or the rider's foot. Pneumatic tires need to be kept inflated with the correct pressure, and are capable of going flat.

4" to 6" casters offer a good combination of maneuverability, performance and ease of riding over surface obstructions. Composite (airless) casters offer better durability and quicker ride, while pneumatic casters provide a softer, slower experience.

Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Learn More
To determine a chair's back height, measure from the seat upholstery (at the seat rail) to the top of the back upholstery.
Clear All
Learn More
Armrests are mostly a matter of personal choice, but most often users without much mobility appreciate armrests to help alleviate shoulder and back stress. Armrests also provide additional stability for users with limited upper body balance and are helpful when navigating in and out of the wheelchair. Additionally, armrests allow users the ability to do pushups, helping relieve pressure as well as protecting clothing from the wheels.

When armrests are not fitted properly the wheelchair can become more difficult to push. Not all armrests are adjustable. Height should be fitted to allow the forearm to rest fully on the armrest without pushing up on the shoulders. For users who sit at a table or desk, swing-away armrest can beneficial.

There are four basic types of armrests:
1. Full length, fixed height (entire armrest is padded with a non-adjustable height)

2. Full length, adjustable height (entire armrest is padded with various height seetings)

3. Desk length, fixed height (partial armrest is padded for easier access with tables, non-adjustable height)

4. Desk length, adjustable height (partial armrest is padded for easier access with tables, various height seetings)

Armrest that can be easily removed or flip up and down gives users the choice of when to use the armrests.

Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Learn More

Wheel locks, also known as brakes are used to keep the wheelchair in a stationary position, for example, while traveling on public transportation and for safe transfers in and out of the chair.

Using wheel locks as a braking device can cause injury and excessive tire wear and should never be used in this manner.

There are various types of wheel locks available:

1. Push-to-lock wheel locks are the most common. The break is engaged by the rider pushing forward and applying pressure with the palm of their hand until the lever snaps into position.

2. Pull-to-lock wheel locks work in the same manner as the push-to-pock except the lever is pulled forward. For some riders, it may be easier because it does not require as much upper body mobility needed to push the lever away from the body.

3. Swing-away, low-mount and under-mount wheel locks work in different ways depending on the style. These wheel locks help you avoid hitting your thumbs when pushing directly on the tires by mounting the wheel locks away from this range of motion. Due to its location, some riders with limited mobility may not be able to engage these wheel locks.

Wheel lock extensions provide a greater lever arm to apply and remove the locking mechanism, making the wheel locks easier to engage for a rider with decreased upper strength.

Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
Clear All
CAD $1,799.00
Qty:

Need Assistance? Call Us At

1-800-233-8110

X

Built to Order

We're sorry, but we can not accept returns on this item, as it is "built to order."

See our full return policy here.