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    Converting Wheelchair

    My wife loves her wheelchair and has asked me if I could convert it to electric and yet controlled by herself instead of me .Any one know if this is possible as the only power conversions I have seen are operated by the carer.

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    Try Remap who could possibly do it for you.
    http://www.remap.org.uk/

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    Here's a link I found
    http://www.dlf-data.org.uk/products....=1220&sortname

    They all seem rather expensive. I've seen some powered wheelchairs that have two batteries but you can pull them apart and put them in the hatchback.

    Check this out - you can buy on the Motability scheme..
    http://www.powerchairsdirect.co.uk/O...%20chairs.html

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    Alber e-fix does the job. Available in the uk from several places. http://www.alber.de/en/products/whee...rive-efix.html

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    Many thanks for your replies, I will be looking into your suggestions.

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