Glide Power Assist

The Glide Power Assist System is designed to help users reach new levels of independence, supplementing a user’s ability to self-propel via motors located in the hub of each wheel. The product consists of two quick release rear wheels and is designed to be attached to the Glide Series 2 range of wheelchairs. Two models are available to suit users requiring differing levels of assistance to self-propel the wheelchair.

  • Operates as per normal manual wheelchair but with the assistance of a drive motor
  • Can be fitted to the Adult range of Glide G2 Manual wheelchairs
  • Suited for most G2 set ups and may also be retro fitted if you already own a Glide G2s
  • Steering with hand rim operation
  • Power Assist braking + manual park wheelchair brake
  • Lightweight aluminium modular frame
  • Rear direct drive wheels
  •  24 x 1 3/8 Pneumatic with quick release rear wheels
  • Lithium-ion batteries
  • Travel range ~30kms
  • Load capacity (includes wheelchair and user) – 130kg
  • Rollback prevention and downhill speed control
  • Quick release wheels
  • Can be used in conjunction with a FreeWheel to really expand your horizons!