The Model H Hybrid Manual and Power Chair in one is a unique product that offers the best of both worlds. It can be used as a manual chair for those who want to be able to push themselves around, or it can be used as a power chair for those who need a little extra help. The Model H Hybrid is perfect for people looking for a versatile chair that can be used in multiple ways.
What is Model H Hybrid Manual and power chair in one? It is a chair that has both manual and power functions.
This makes it perfect for those who want the convenience of a power chair and want the option to use manual functions when needed.
It can be pushed manually, or you can use the included motor to move it around.
This chair is perfect for those who want versatility and convenience!
Our Score: (4.9 / 5)
Model H Hybrid Manual & Power Chair
- Weight capacity: 260 Pounds
- Top speed: 5 mph
- Weight of chair with battery: 39 pounds
- Seat width: 18″
- Battery type: Lithium-Ion
- What is the Model H Hybrid Chair?
- Features on the Model H Hybrid wheelchair
- A true hybrid chair
- Extremely lightweight & easy to fold
- Easy to sue controls
- Weight capacity and Motor
- Model H Hybrid Chair Specifications
- How much does the Model H Hybrid Cost?
- What type of warranty does the Model H chair have?
- Frequently asked questions
- Final thoughts
What is the Model H Hybrid Chair?
Are you or someone you know looking for a hybrid chair that combines a manual wheelchair and an electric wheelchair in one? If so, you need to check this particular chair out. Extremely lightweight, easy to use in narrow spaces, and simple to transport makes this chair a real contender.
The Model H Hybrid Manual and Power Chair in one is a unique product that offers the best of both worlds. It can be used as a manual chair for those who want to be able to push themselves around, or it can be used as a power chair for those who need a little extra help.
Some of the features of the Model H Hybrid Manual and power chair in one include:
- A motor that can be used for moving the chair around or for powering it up hills
- The ability to push the chair manually when needed
- It is a versatile design that makes it perfect for those who want convenience and versatility!
- Super lightweight
- Easy to fold and take with you
Are you interested in a hybrid chair? Keep reading about what you can expect from this chair, its features, specs, and our review.
Features on the Model H Hybrid wheelchair
Below are the features that make this a great choice and a unique mobility device that combines manual and power into one chair. It also makes our list for the best electric wheelchairs.
A true hybrid chair
The Model H Hybrid one of the only real hybrid chairs that can be used both like a manual wheelchair that is self-propelled or switched over to a power model whenever you choose. This is an excellent feature and extreme lightweight design that allows the user to choose when and what type of chair he or she wants to use.
Extremely lightweight & easy to fold
How much does the Model H weigh? The Model H weighs only 39 pounds but has a weight capacity of 260 pounds. The Model H only takes a few seconds to fold up making it excellent for those who travel. Another excellent feature to this chair is its airplane approved.
Easy to sue controls
When you want to use the power chair the Model H Hybrid uses a joystick style control that is easy to use and maneuver the wheelchair.
These types of controls make it possible even for someone with hand issues to control the chair easy. When the user is not using the power chair or does not want to use the push rims to manual propel the chair a caregiver can use the push bar to manual push the chair as well.
Weight capacity and Motor
The Model H has an fair weight capacity. At 260 pounds it could accommodate a wide range of people. However it is still under the 300 pounds we see on a lot of other manual wheelchairs.
If you or a loved one is at the top of this weight capacity we recommended fining a chair with a higher capacity simply for safely reason.
The Model H uses lithium-ion batteries and can take on average of 3-to 4 hours to fully charge. The 24V 10AH, or 24V 6Ah battery will deliver enough power to the brushless motor that the chair will reach a top speed of 5 mph With the smaller standard battery you can see drive distances when fully charged of up to 8 miles. Upgrade to the larger battery and you can see drive distances up to 13 miles.
Model H Hybrid Chair Specifications
|Model H Hybrid Chair|
|Product weight (With Battery)||39 lbs.|
|Weight capacity||260 lbs.|
|Seat dimensions:||(L x W) 17 inch x 17 inch|
|Unfolded dimensions:||(L x W x H) 31 inch. x 25 inch. x 13 inch.|
|Folded dimensions:||(L x W x H) 15.74 inch. x 24.4 inch. x 30.7 inch.|
|Seat height: (From ground)||16 inch.|
|Arm rest height: (From ground)||29.25 inch.|
|Ground clearance:||3.5 inch.|
|Turning radius:||31.5 inch.|
|Max speed (mph)||5 mph|
|Drive distance on upgraded 12V (Full battery charge)||13 miles|
|Drive distance on 6v (Full battery charge)||8 miles|
|Rear wheels:||12 inch. x 2.25 inch.|
|Front wheels (Diameter x width)||7 inch. x 2 inch.|
|Type of Motor:||Brushless Motor, 24v DC 250 w x2|
|Incline driving:||12 degree slope or 8.48 degrees|
|Wheel materials type:||Mix of Polyurethane and rubber|
|Braking type:||Electromagnetic braking system|
|Electronics warranty:||6 months limited|
|Warranty on frame:||One year limited|
|Warranty on batteries||6 months limited|
What we like
- True hybrid chair both manual and electric power
- Flat free wheels
- Adjustable speed control
- Easy to transport
- Easy to fold
- One of the lightest chairs you can get
- Standard seat belt and anti-tippers
- Standard 6V battery only gives you 8 mile drive time. Need to upgrade to 12V for longer drive times
- Could be an issue for very tall and wide users in terms of space
How much does the Model H Hybrid Cost?
The Model H hybrid manual wheelchair starts at $2,099.00 and can up from there depending on the configuration and or accessories you want to add.
If you do not want to add anything to the chair, you do not have to. We like this chair because it is ready to go right out of the box. It comes with a battery, charger, and everything you need to start using the chair.
What type of warranty does the Model H chair have?
The warranty on this device has a one-year limited warranty on the frame, a 6-month limited warranty on the electronics, and a 6-month limited warranty on the batteries. This is the norm when looking at other wheelchairs and electric wheelchair devices.
Frequently asked questions
Can you bring the Model H chair on an aircraft? Yes. This chair is airline approved and because its so light and folds so easily it should not be an issue for most people traveling with this chair. It should be known that each airlines have different sets of rules so you should contact the airline you are flying before hand to make sure of their specific rules when flying with a power chair.
Is the foot rest able to be removed? Yes. The footrest on the Model H can be removed completely if need be.
Does this chair come with a charger? Yes. This chair has everything required to use it right when you get it. It has the charger and a battery.
What type of battery comes with this chair? It comes with a V6 lithium-ion battery and it takes about 2 to 4 hours to fully charge the battery. However you can get an upgraded battery to get a longer ride time, we recommend this for users that plan on using this as more of an electric wheelchair.
The Model H is an excellent chair for those who want the option to be able to push themselves or for people who want the power to get around but don’t necessarily need it all the time.
The Model H is a very versatile wheelchair that can be used in various settings and situations.
It’s worth considering if you’re in the market for a new wheelchair. This lightweight chair can be brought with you when you travel and can be lifted easily to be put into a vehicle, making a very popular choice among wheelchair users. In addition, model H is a great economical choice and perfect for people looking for an all-in-one power wheelchair.