Lisa tells us how her Loopwheels have helped her manage pain she experiences as a result of Ehlers-Danlos-Syndrome, and enables her to use her wheelchair for longer journeys. You can watch Lisa’s clip here.
News as we develop it
The second generation of the Loopwheel is here! Lighter weight, more stability and even more suspension, the Loopwheels Urban and Extreme take the use of power assist technology to the next level. Visit our product page or email [email protected] for more information.
“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 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