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Adjustable Basketball Wheelchair BW500 - 26"

€2,100.00
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The Adjustable Basketball Wheelchair BW500 26" is designed for beginner wheelchair basketball users. It is suitable for both recreational play and competitions.

BENEFITS

Ease of use

Wheelchair BW500 26" comes ready to use, configured to market standards

Adjustable

Wheelchair adjusts for specific needs. Eligible for competition.

Instructions


TECHNICAL INFORMATIONS

History of the Decathlon Adapted Sports and Parasports Teams

The Decathlon Adapted Sports and Parasports team has a mission to make sports accessible, including to people with disabilities, by offering wheelchairs adapted for basketball. Our team is driven by the quality criteria of comfort and user independence. The Adjustable Basketball Wheelchair BW500 26" has been developed (designed and tested) in collaboration with people with disabilities to offer a wheelchair adapted to players' needs.

Medical device and accreditation

The Basketball Wheelchair BW500 26" is recognised as a medical device. It is certified to the EN 12183 standard by the CERAH organisation, which checks in advance that the product meets all required criteria.

Choosing a basketball wheelchair

Criterion to keep in mind:

- frequency and level of play.

- comfort.

- how adjustable the basketball wheelchair is.

- safety features.



The Decathlon basketball wheelchair BW500 26" was designed in collaboration with wheelchair basketball players to ensure it meets the needs of athletes while also providing comfort and safety.The wheelchair is certified by the CERAH organization.

Maintaining your basketball wheelchair

Each week:

- Check the tyre pressure to ensure it glides smoothly.

- Regularly clean and grease the quick wheel release axles.

Quarterly:

- Check the wear of the front tyres, the performance of the front and rear bearings and the rotation of the forks.

- Oil moving parts (wheel release axles).

- Replace parts if needed.

- Use silicone oil as a lubricant.

Instructions for use

Check that the quick release on the drive wheels is locked.

Regular maintenance of the sports wheelchair and appropriate use in compliance with the manufacturer's recommendations are necessary to ensure user safety.



The wheelchair is designed to prevent accidents within the conditions of use specified in the user guide.



We recommend reading the user guide before use.

Frame

Aluminium 7020 alloy frame. The centre of gravity is set at 14 cm. It can be adjusted to meet the needs of users and offer comfort while training and competing in wheelchair basketball.

It is designed to support a max user weight of 120 kg.

Seat

The Basketball Wheelchair BW500 26" has a seat that adjusts to 4 sizes:

Size S - Seat width 34 cm.

Size M - Seat width 36 cm.

Size L - Seat width 38 cm.

Size XL - Seat width 40 cm.

- adjustable seat depth: 34 cm, 36 cm, 38 cm, 40 cm, 42 cm.

- front height: 48 cm, 50 cm, 52 cm, 53 cm.

- back height: from 48 cm to 53 cm.

Backrest

Height and incline of the backrest can be adjusted (see user guide).

- padded cover.- tension of the fabric on the backrest can be adjusted.

Driving wheels

Wheels: 26"

Titanium push rings and wheel camber axle pre-set to 18°.- wheels are easy to remove.

Front and rear wheels

Pivoting front wheels have a 72 mm diameter.

Anti-tip wheels

Anti-tip wheel diameter: 72 mm, adjusts in height.

Cushion

Seat cushion height: 5 cm, polyurethane with 75 Sh hardness. Cushion depth: 40 cm.

It was designed to meet the specific needs of wheelchair basketball.

The cushion does not prevent bedsores.

Protective straps

Rip-tab straps at the thighs and calves:

Thigh strap: 8 cm wide.

Calf strap: Width: 5 cm.

Standard configuration

Seat width of the wheelchair 26" can be set to 34, 36, 38 or 40 cm.- seat depth: 40 cm.- backrest height: 29 cm.

- backrest centre of gravity: 91 mm- distance from hub to backrest: 14 cm.

- distance from the front of the seat to ground: 50 cm.

- distance from the back of the seat to ground: 40 cm.

Distance from foot rest to seat: 41 cm.

Adjustments

Adjustable parts: - backrest: height, incline, fabric tension.

- seat: height, width, depth.

- height of clothing side guards.

- position of footrest.

- anti-slip wheels: height.

- thigh strap.

After-sales service & user assistance

All information can be found by consulting our after-sales service manual on the Decathlon support website.

Dimensions

Basketball Wheelchair 26" dimensions: - width: 87 cm min; 95.5 cm max.

- length: 84 cm min; 89 cm max.

- height: 57 cm min; 97 cm max.- pivot width:173 cm min; 192 cm max.

- turning diameter: 87 cm min; 95.5 cm max.



Box size: - length: 80 cm.

- width: 90 cm.- height: 90 cm.

Weight

Total weight:

- min weight: 15 kg.- max weight: 15,9 kg.

Non-marking wheels

Doesn't leave marks on the floor, suitable for indoor sports.

composition

composition

Frame: 95.0% Aluminium, 5.0% Stainless Steel; Seat: 90.0% Polyurethane, 5.0% Aluminium, 5.0% Stainless Steel

Tips for storage and maintenance

DO NOT WASH. DO NOT WASH.
BLEACHING EXCLUDED. BLEACHING EXCLUDED.
DO NOT TUMBLE DRY. DO NOT TUMBLE DRY.
DO NOT IRON. DO NOT IRON.
DO NOT DRY CLEAN. DO NOT DRY CLEAN.

Storage tips

Avoid all contact with water to guarantee your safety while playing and prevent the equipment from rusting.

Restrictions on use

Max user weight: 120 kg.

TESTS AND WARRANTY

Test product

The Decathlon Adapted Sports and Parasports design team works in collaboration with athletes with disabilities. The products are designed and tested to meet the needs of users. This wheelchair is certified by standard EN12183 and is recognised as medical equipment.

Agree by

Certified to standard EN12183 by CERAH organization.

Parts guarantee

2 years except wear parts and labour: tyres, inner tubes, wheels, spokes, pivots, bands.