The Aluminum Folding Wheelchair Ramp
A folding wheelchair ramp is light weight and is easy to carry. In spite of the light weight, a portable single fold aluminum ramp is strong and durable. The ramp folds in the middle and has a handle with which you can conveniently carry it. When you unfold the wheelchair ramp, it becomes a 30-inch wide platform and is ideal for a wheelchair.
The complete folding wheelchair ramp is made of aluminum. On the surface it is lined with slip resistant high traction tape and it can take a maximum load of 600 pounds. The ramp has a 2-inch curb protecting the wheelchair from rolling off. There are various sizes and configurations of folding wheelchair ramps and you can check them out in various online catalogues.
When you buy a ramp for your wheelchair, which could also be a folding electric wheelchair, you could consult some experts who specialize in providing folding wheelchair ramps for the disabled. They can understand your needs and then find the best solution which can fit your requirements. You can buy suitcase folding wheelchair ramps to large modular wheelchair ramps.
Most traditional folding wheelchair ramps are portable and so are the double-fold wheelchair ramps. But they are also detachable. A folding wheelchair ramp has pre-drilled holes at the top of the ramp and two steel pins that can be used to secure the ramp wherever you want. Every ramp which is manufactured in the US has a full one-year warranty.
The portable multi-folding wheelchair ramp can fold up and carry like a suitcase. The last two folds of the ramp have auto locking, so you do not need a clip to hold the sides together when you carry the ramp. Just fold it and move on. All wheelchair ramps are made of aluminum.
The bariatric ramp is also a folding wheelchair ramp and comes in a multifold style. The rear door van ramp mounts to the floor of the vehicle and is perfect for loading and unloading wheelchairs from the back of your van. The utility ramp has all the features of the folding wheelchair ramp, and can be used in the rear door of the car or van.
Aluminum is a better choice for folding wheelchair ramps, because of its durability. The cost of making an aluminum ramp is higher than a wooden ramp, but there are no maintenance costs. The most important thing is, that aluminum is a much more cost-effective solution for a folding wheelchair ramp and also much safer than other materials like wood.