Kuschall Compact 2.0

The redesigned Compact 2.0 is a popular folding active wheelchair offering a great blend of comfort and functionality. With a new lighter hydroformed frame, it folds easily and has the option for a folding backrest to be ultra-compact.

Product Description

Kuschall 2.0 folding frame

Kuschall's 2.0 range has fully redesigned the frames of their wheelchair, and the Compact benefits from a new hydroformed frame, which has reduced the weight by 500 g. The tubing is uniquely shaped for an ergonomic grip - ideal when lifting the chair into a car or repositioning within your seat.

The easy folding mechanism is a key feature, and is the ideal choice if you have limited strength or hand function. The unique cross-brace allows the optional folding backrest to fold neatly over the seat rails, making the wheelchair even more compact when transported or stored.

The front frame is available either as a fixed front, for improved rigidity and weight savings, or with swing-away legrests that enable easy forward transfers.

Seating and Configurability

As expected from the Kuschall range, each Compact 2.0 is bespoke built to your requirements. This includes a range of sizes, and the ability to customise each aspect of the wheelchair, from legrests to cushions, sideguards to wheels, and handrims to push handles. The Compact is also a highly adjustable wheelchair, so it can be tailored for a precise fit, and modified as your condition or experience change.

Style

Folding chairs have sometimes felt a bit "left behind" compared to the effort put into the appearance of high-end rigid chairs. The Compact 2.0 is an exception - it's got the same sporty styling the rest of the Kuschall 2.0 range enjoy. You can customise it with a range of frame colours, set off by either a discreet accent tag, or bold decal design. Our Compact is in Space Black with a light grey decal.

Our Verdict

The Compact 2.0 sits as a mid-range folding chair - a clear step up from basic "beginner" chairs like the Life F or Action 5 Folding, but cheaper than top of the range models such as the Xenon2, Krypton F and Kuschall Champion 2.0. We think it offers good quality, style and value, as well as a reliable design. It is worth comparing to Ki's Catalyst 5, Quickie's Neon 2, and TiLite's Aero X for similarly pitched wheelchairs.

Key Features

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    Folding frame
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    Fixed or swing-away front
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    Hydroformed frame
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    Kuschall 2.0 styling

Our Service

We passionately believe we provide a level of service above and beyond other retailers that gives you real value for money. Our in-house experts can provide you with impartial advice on the right wheelchair for you, and none of our staff are on commission.

All aftercare is carried out by our experienced engineers, with a fleet of mobile engineers, and a fully stocked workshop at our HQ - we don't get a third-party company to carry out our work.

Try This Wheelchair

Our Chessington Showroom is stocked with a wide range of wheelchairs for you to try out and compare, and our product specialists are on hand to answer all your questions, and carry out a full assessment. Visiting our Showroom allows you to see the widest possible range of products before making your decision on which to get.

We are also able to carry out home assessments and demonstrations - please call us to book one in. A home consultation comes with the benefit of trying out a wheelchair around the environment in which you will be using it.