POWER ASSISTED WHEELCHAIR SYSTEMS? SAY PAWS!
PAWS IS THE WORD,
but primarily it is the best power add-on for your wheelchair. It combines ergonomics and functionality with good looks. With PAWS your manual wheelchair becomes an exciting vehicle, allowing you to be independent when getting to work, going shopping, or on a trip. This wheelchair power add-on is a great alternative to the car. Just grab life with your PAWS. PAWS will be for you what you want it to be – combine pleasure with function. Driving PAWS will become your hobby. Every PAWS creates its own story of freedom – meet family and friends, participate in more activities together or go for a solo adventure.
DISCOVER NEW PLACES WITH PAWS
Do you like going to new places? With PAWS you can feel confident even in unexplored terrain. PAWS Tourer has the longest wheelbase so while the big wheel overcomes roots and uneven terrain, it is also makes a smooth ride while touring. PAWS Tourer is the true off-road stager. With a 20” wheel and 4” fat tyre, you will easily get to places that would be difficult for other models. Designed primarily for off-road purposes, it is not afraid of sand, gravel, stones.. Get your PAWS in the dirt!
Allow you to drive easily, even with diminished upper extremity strength and control.
20 INCH WHEEL
ERGONOMICS PAWS takes convenience to the next level. Engineers, ergonomists and therapists have worked together to create for you the most convenient product on the market. We did it! PAWS leads with the easiest and the most universal docking system. Long lever arms and a Quick Release Clamps make manual clamping quick and easy. Auto clamping and lifting is as easy as the flick of a switch – a real breakthrough solution. You’ll get multiple of possibilities to set up the handlebars to afford the best fit for you. When choosing PAWS you can customise the set up with different configurations of clamps, steering, wheels, and accessories for optimal use and fit – especially beneficial for quadriplec/tetraplegic users.
CLAMPING It is very easy to connect the PAWS to the wheelchair, with two innovative choices of Easy Clamps – Manual or Automatic. Another unique feature of the PAWS is that you do not need any wheelchair modifications or add-ons to connect both. After using PAWS, your wheelchair remains as it is. All you add is PAWS!
LIFTING When manual lifting, simply push the handle bars away from the body to lift the front of the wheelchair. When choosing Auto Lift, you don’t need to use upper body strength to connect PAWS with the wheelchair. Automatic Easy Clamp and Auto Lift will automatically connect you to driving position. PAWS – it’s the clever way to go.
HANDLEBARS Two handlebar set-ups allows many to control PAWS. Choose best one for your purposes – Standard Controls or Tetra Controls. There are also multiple of possibilities to set up handlebar position to make the best fit for you.
SPEED Standard there are 2 forward speed modes* with a further 3 available as a special order**. Additional modes are Walk Mode, Cruise Mode, Traction Mode and Reverse. (*maximum speed is 15 km/h; **speed up to 28 or 32 km/h is only for special orders for qualified users).
BRAKES Braking is by the front disc brake, controlled by two brake levers mounted on the handlebars. The brakes can be operated by one had or both, if heavy braking is needed.
WHEELS Each model has its own type of wheel – which differ in size and purpose. PAWS City 12”/14” is good for the streets or even indoors with its short wheelbase and tight turning circle, while PAWS Cruiser 16” is an allrounder, good for mid to hard terrain. PAWS Tourer 20” – comes with two tyre widths – 2.5” – an all purpose tyre, and 4” for more rough terrain.
LIGHTING A powerful, multifunction headlamp has an automatic option – the lights come on automatically in the evening or in tunnels. Other manual adjustments are possible.
WATERPROOF PAWS has an IP54 waterproof rating so is not afraid of rain, puddles and moisture. Go on, get PAWS out! DISPLAY The Driver Display shows important driving data like speed, distance, time, power, driving mode and other mode settings. Brightness is automatically adaptive to the amount of ambient light. The Display is centrally mounted on the handlebars and may be rotated to the best position.
UNIVERSAL The range of adjustment in the clamping system allows a wide range of folding and rigid frame chairs to be fitted. Quick Release clamps make it easy to disassemble for easier handling during transport. It’s how PAWS is done. PAWS wins again!
BATTERY For a full charge, the Lithium Ion battery only needs up to 5 hours of charging. On a full charge you can reach a range of up to 40 km (depending on terrain, driver weight and model chosen). An IATA compliant ”flying” battery is also available for when you take your PAWS on a flight. Battery changes are easy and quick, so when it’s running low, you can swap for a full one and PAWS keeps going, and going...
CUSTOMIZATION Set up your PAWS model to matches your style and needs. During the process of selecting best configuration you may consider: three models of PAWS (12’, 14” 16” and 20” wheels), manual or auto clamping and lifting, two models of handlebar control, even the size or type of wheel. Finally, fine tune the handlebar set-up and select your driving mode
PACKING A durable packing carton and inserts is provided to protect the PAWS from damage during transport. It’s recommended to keep this in reserve, in case the device needs to be transported at a later date.
- MANUAL CLAMP - Strong and secure Easy and universal adaption
- MANUAL LIFT - Quick and easy Lifting without difficulties
- TRACK ASSISTANCE - Self-Centering Tracking Straight and sure
- AUTO CLAMP - Automatic fixation Clamping and unclamping in seconds
- AUTO LIFT - Automatic lifting Completely effortless lifting
- TETRA HANDLES - Special Tetra handles with braking brake Full control without exertion