Permobil F5 VS Standing Powerchair
The Standing Powerchair from Permobil
The F5 VS Corpus Powerchair is the standing Front Wheel Drive Powerchair from Permobil. It has been designed to be durable, powerful and stable. The Corpus Seating system is the best seating system available on the market and is designed to effectively support the clinical, functional and lifestyle needs of all different active users.
This Vertical Stander (VS) version of the F5 Powerchair offers all the seat power functions of the Corpus seating but combined with the features of standing. The Stand and drive mode means users can move at any standing angle. Users can also choose from two positions, Sit-to-stand or Lay-to-stand.
Standing Powerchairs offers the best reduction of load on the sitting bones that can helps reduce the risk of pressure injuries. There are many functional, health and psycho-social benefits associated with standing wheelchairs.
The Corpus Seating system improves comfort for the user due to adjustments such as pelvic positioning, lateral stability and immersion. Corpus cushions feature softer two layer foam on the backrest and a re-designed pelvic well with Stretch-Air cushion fabric.
The F5 Corpus VS has full independent suspension with automatic and self-adjusting support wheels. This provides users with an extremely high level of comfort and stability even whilst they stand and drive, either indoors or outdoors. Fully independent suspension on all wheels is especially beneficial for active outdoor users or for users of alternative controls like chin steering.
The F5 VS has the the latest driving and seat positioning controls. There are a range of alternative driving controls for non-joystick users, as well as separate controls for carers. It has a full colour LCD display with memory functions, a speedometer and a clock.
The F5 has powerful new motors which combined with front wheel drive and ESP (Enhanced Steering Performance) give users speed and freedom of movement.
The F5 VS is also made easy to transport as the upper part of the backrest can be removed to reduce the size of the wheelchair.
The F5 VS is available in 13 UV-resistant chassis colours to make sure every user can be individual. They are easy to clean and mount.
- Swift, comprehensive delivery and set up of the product.
- 1 year’s manufacturer’s warranty.
- Full service and warranty back-up with our on-site engineers.
- Professional on-going support with additional visits if required.