New Products For 2018

We’ve introduced 3 fantastic new push rims to loopwheels, our vibration-reducing wheels for wheelchairs. We now have a push rim to suit every hand and every budget. Plus two new logo options. Little differences can make a BIG difference!   TETRA-GRIPP PUSH RIMS:  NEW to Loopwheels. ‘This aluminium pushrim is completely encased with an anti-slip plastic coating for quadriplegics or other… Read more

Design appreciation… from ‘H’ in Brighton

“Dear Emma,                   I am writing to express my thanks for my Loopwheels, I received them yesterday. Wow, an amazing inspirational design of genius. The reduction of jolting and vibration will be truly welcomed. The Carbolife push rims are excellent. I will phone soon, to order Carbolife Curve L with 6 tabs and the new… Read more

Rolling Resistance Test of Loopwheels

Rolling Resistance After developing the Loopwheel suspension system to minimise vibration, one of our key considerations was not to absorb too much forward energy and hence reduce momentum (i.e. making the wheechair harder to push). Therefore we tested the Loopwheel against a spoked wheel to examine the rolling resistance. We argue that while stiff spoked… Read more

Loopwheels : New Sales and Marketing Director

  I’m delighted to announce that Ian Abbott has been appointed as our Sales and Marketing Director from today. Ian brings with him a wealth of experience from a wide cross section of businesses, after working for over 20 years in Sales and Marketing at Boots The Chemists. Looking forward to a fantastic 2018 with… Read more