Bowhead Releases a Excessive-Efficiency On a regular basis Wheelchair Wheel

manual wheelchair user close up of wheels and casters on a pier.

After debuting a line of hair-proof wheelchair casters, the adaptive mountain-bike firm Bowhead is making one other foray into on a regular basis wheelchair parts with the launch of rear wheelchair-wheels, the 559s.

product photo on black wheelchair wheel with carbon fiber rim, black tires and black handrims.
The Bowhead 559s characteristic carbon fiber rims, built-in handrim mounting and serviceable hubs.

Like Bowhead Corp.’s different merchandise, the 559s characteristic high-end design and parts impressed by the biking world.

“The 559s, designed for wheelchair customers looking for unparalleled efficiency and personalization, boast a light-weight carbon fiber rim with a novel mould profile for simple set up of any normal 6-tab handrim,” says Tatiana Place, product supervisor for Bowhead’s wheelchair division.

You possibly can personalize the 559s with 4 colours of “pace rings” — covers that defend the hubs from gunk — and matching titanium bolts. “Serviceable hubs with the highest-grade stainless-steel bearings guarantee longevity, reliability and easy efficiency,” says Place.

The 559s weigh 1.6 kilos, and Bowhead sells them with a wide range of handrim choices, together with Lignorim wood handrims and embossed stainless-steel handrims. The 559s begin at $1,999. For buying and data, go to Bowhead’s web site.

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