Motus manual wheelchair

Function meets design

The Motus is an adaptive wheelchair that can be customized to your unique preferences. Adjustable on the fly, the swing-away footrests and height-adjustable back allows for more comfortable seating. Optionally, you can get your Motus with compact, fixed front frame and single panel aluminum footrest.

Always on the go? The Motus can be folded quickly to make transport and storage simple, saving you time and energy.

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Keep cool

Optional knit spacer fabric looks and feels good, and lets air circulate to keep you cool.

Hold on

The Motus handles have a sleek profile and easy grip. Also available as an option are flip down handles that lock in place for a sturdy grip.

Find your center

Our specially designed rear wheel adapters offer 48 different wheel settings and adapt to your unique size and driving style. You can also fine tune your seat angle and height to get perfect positioning.

Ride easy

Optional elevating leg rests have high pivot point, which allows better positioning and extension of your legs.

Swing shift

Motus leg rests swing in and out and can be released with one hand. They’re so lightweight they even stand up on their own when removed, making them easy to grab after transfers.

What you need to know

Advantages for you

Wheel settings

The Motus has a modular design approach with 48 different wheel settings. No matter your size or your driving style, you will be able to adapt its settings to your unique specifications. Toe-in and toe-out adjustment offers you a better alignment of your rear wheels, minimizing rolling resistance and saving power.

Increased positioning

Angled front frame allows increased horizontal positioning of caster wheels—and improved forward stability. Caster housing alignment is easily adjusted.

Lock and load

Knee-Level lock lever is both stiff and easy to operate—and won’t rotate around chair frame.

Framing options

Choose from a variety of framing color options: Candy Red, Sparkle Blue Green, Dormant Marine Blue, Anthracite Metallic, and Deep Black.

Technical detail

Motus manual wheelchair specifications

Frame material Aluminum
Product weight From approx. 28 lbs, depending on options
Center of gravity adjustment 48 positions adjustable through the rear wheel adapter
Maximum load capacity 275 lbs (seat widths up to 19½) / 308 lbs (seat widths over 19½)
Back height 12˝ - 20˝
Seat width 14˝ - 22˝
Seat depth 14˝ - 21˝
Lower leg length 13 ½˝- 21 ¼˝
Overall width 20 .. - 28 .. with spoke wheels
Overall length 32½ - 43½ with 22½ rear wheels
33½ - 44½ with 24½ rear wheels

Technical information

Improved cross brace technology

Our three-bar cross brace with hexagonal inner cross bar reduces twisting and mimics the steadiness of a rigid chair; this provides you with maximum stability. With fewer pivot points you are able to fold for transport and storage easily.