Manage steps, load into cars, and vans, and navigate other various rises and falls in daily life with safety and ease using Aluminium Single-Fold Super-Grip Wheelchair Suitcase Ramps.
Lightweight and portable Aluminium Folding wheelchair ramp can carry weights of up to 300kg whilst folding in half like a suitcase for easy storage.
The Super-Grip ramp comes complete with an anti-slip high-traction surface, 35mm side rails to prevent wheelchairs and walkers from veering off the side as well as pre-drilled holes and locking pins to secure the ramp in place when in use you can rest assured knowing that you’re safe while using the ramp.
The inside width of the ramp measures 720mm, perfect for most scooters, walkers and wheelchairs alike.
Features of the Foldable Suitcase Ramp:
- Super-Grip anti-slip coating to prevent slips
- Wide enough for standard wheelchairs
- Corrosion free marine grade aluminium material
- Fold-away design for maximum convenience
- Carry handles for easy transport
- Locking pins to secure your ramp when in use
- Optional carry bag to protect your ramp (some models)
- Safety rails to reduce risk in falls
- Anti-slip rubber on connection plate
- Certified to the highest international CE standards
- The product contains One ramp and a heavy duty storage ramp
Specifications of the Foldable Suitcase Ramp:
- Safety Rails: 35mm
- Weight Capacity: 275 kg
- Net Weight: 11kg
- Inner width of Ramp: 720mm
- Folded Dimensions (Length x Width x Height): 120 x 35 x 7 cm
- Opened Dimensions (Length x Width x Height): 120 x 71.5 x 5 cm
Frequently Asked Questions:
1- Where can I use this ramp?
Light-weight aluminium telescopic ramps are fantastic compact solutions to be used anywhere that you have an obstacle to overcome. They can be used for loading and offloading equipment from the back of a vehicle.
They can be used for entries, into shops, homes and to overcome other obstacles. You can choose between different lengths for different inclines. You can virtually use it anywhere you need a portable easy access solution.
2- What is the max height obstacle to overcome?
There is no exact rule or regulation for the maximum height of the obstacle that you can use in conjunction with these ramps. However, it depends if the ramps are being used for a wheelchair/mobility user or if it is just used to load/off load or to transfer equipment in and out of a vehicle.
If it is used for loading/off-loading it can be used at much larger heights but if it is used for a person in an electric wheelchair or a mobility scooter it cannot be too steep for safety.
There is no exact legislation stating the maximum height requirements. However, for removable or portable ramps at home the ramp should not have a gradient exceeding 1:10 for safety so you would avoid putting the ramp too steep.
For Vehicles ramps should not exceed the gradient of 1:8.
Inside homes, permanent ramps should not exceed a gradient of 1:12.
3- Where are wheelchair ramps used?
Ramps permit wheelchair users, as well as Scooter users, people pushing strollers, carts, or other wheeled objects, to more easily access a building, or navigate between areas of different height. Some places which may require a suitcase ramp is doctor’s office, hospitals, aged care facilities, public car parks, homes, and other public and private areas which may require to a ramp to allow access for wheelchair/scooter users.