People who rely on mobility scooters or power wheelchairs work a little harder to stay active. Getting out for exercise, in any form, always takes a few extra steps. And, understandably so, mobility device riders sometimes need a little extra push to get moving. It doesn’t take long to discover that fancy new gym clothesContinue reading “How mobility scooter users stay active with a pet dog”
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Accessible Brunch Ideas for Power Chair and Scooter Users
Brunch — the simple portmanteau that combines the words breakfast and lunch — is the ultimate late-morning meal. Where else can you enjoy an egg-topped burger or french toast with a side of french fries? Because it pulls from two meals, brunch has something for everyone. The time of day — late morning to earlyContinue reading “Accessible Brunch Ideas for Power Chair and Scooter Users”
The Best Scooter Accessories
The moment you put your personal stamp on a new car is when it becomes your car. That could mean a sassy bumper sticker or some fuzzy dice. It could also be more practical like adding a bike rack, trailer hitch or new floor mats. Pride Mobility scooters are packed with cool standard features, butContinue reading “The Best Scooter Accessories”
Delta Tiller and other ergonomic features
What ergonomic features are on my mobility scooter? At Pride Mobility, our engineers design every device with the rider’s comfort, convenience and safety in mind. It’s an actual science. Ergonomics focuses on designing things so people can interact with them effectively and in ways that promote wellbeing. The five aspects of ergonomics are safety, comfort,Continue reading “Delta Tiller and other ergonomic features”
What is Feather-Touch Disassembly?
Nothing travels better than our Go Go Travel mobility models. These sleek scooters navigate with ease, whether you’re inside a store or outside on the sidewalk. When it’s time to transport your scooter, the convenience continues. The majority of our mobility scooters are equipped with feather-touch one-hand disassembly. You can easily transition from the fullContinue reading “What is Feather-Touch Disassembly?”
What kind of charger does a mobility scooter use?
The battery in your Pride Mobility scooter powers your ride, but what powers your battery? All of our scooters are equipped with rechargeable batteries that come with off-board chargers. Just like a cell phone, your scooter plugs into a wall outlet to charge. The energy is then stored in the battery for later use. First,Continue reading “What kind of charger does a mobility scooter use?”
When and how to get your mobility scooter serviced?
How to make sure your mobility scooter keeps running smoothly You slide into the seat of your Pride Mobility scooter, ready to take on the day. Your device starts without a hitch, and the wheels glide along the ground. Everything from tiller to tires is working perfectly. Maintain your mobility scooter and it will keepContinue reading “When and how to get your mobility scooter serviced?”
Learn about the batteries in your mobility scooter and where to get a replacement The batteries in your Pride Mobility scooter literally move you forward. Without them, your scooter is merely a chair with wheels. These batteries don’t get much attention — until now. We’re going to lift the shroud to give the battery itsContinue reading “Scooter batteries”
What are LED Scooter Lights?
LED headlights provide brilliant and efficient lighting for your mobility scooter. At Pride Mobility, we include them standard with just about every model in our mobility scooter lineup. In fact, since we’re talking about efficiency, it’s probably more efficient to list the mobility scooters that don’t have LED lighting. But at the risk of makingContinue reading “What are LED Scooter Lights?”
What are Flat-Free Tires?
Why do mobility devices have different kinds of tires? Pneumatic tires vs. Flat-free tires Looking at a lineup of Pride Mobility devices, the different sizes, shapes and tire configurations are sure to stand out. Closer inspection reveals that some tires are filled with air while others are solid. Some are filled with foam and othersContinue reading “What are Flat-Free Tires?”