Powered wheelchairs

Devices with powered propulsion, intended to provide wheeled mobility with a seating support system for a person with limitation in mobility; the motor power is derived from an integral source of electric or combustion power. Included are, e.g. stand-up powered wheelchairs (wheelchairs that are capable of raising and maintaining a person in a standing position), reclining powered wheelchairs, wheelchairs with elevating or tilt-in-space seats, snow wheelchairs, beach wheelchairs, wheelchair power units. Modular seating systems, see 18 09 39.
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Electrically powered wheelchairs with manual direct steering

(161 product series)
Wheelchairs powered by electricity, with control of direction (steering) by mechanically changing the orientation of the pivot drive wheel(s) without powered assistance.

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Electrically powered wheelchairs with electronic steering

(116 product series)
Electrically powered wheelchairs activated with an electronic controller by the occupant.

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Assistant-controlled electrically powered wheelchairs

(6 product series)
Electrically powered wheelchairs manoeuvred by an assistant with an electronic controller or a remote controller.