Monocoque Wheelchair

Mike Spindle is a British designer who developed this wheelchair. It is worth mentioning that before starting working on this innovation Mike Spindle accumulated years of experience creating F1 parts, including suspension, wheels and chassis. This wheelchair is world’s first commercial product of its kind to feature a monocoque design, which in fact means that its power comes from the external skin and not from the chair’s internal frame. With the help of this technology, the designer managed to develop a chair that is both lighter and stronger. The chair features a smart dynamic braking system. The user slows down and steers with the help of two hand levers, which can also lock the device when stationary. There’s also an attachable automatic umbrella hidden on the back of the wheelchair. Without wheel the folded chair weights 9kg.

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