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RIO-MOBILITY firefly

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The Firefly is an electric handcycle that snaps on to your wheelchair. Go twice as fast and far as a power wheelchair! All the controls are within easy reach.

5 power levels selected through the display, speedometer and odometer, battery level indicator, reverse switch (red), two brake handles with parking brake capability, and motorcycle-style throttle.

It is powered by a powerful, compact, and quiet brushless electric hub motor and a high-capacity lithium battery that has an extra-long life and gives you long range is a lightweight, compact package. It slides off easily for storage or charging.

The Firefly can be easily snapped on and off with the patented attachment system. The lower socket sleeves are attached first, then to raise the front casters off the ground you push the Top Tube away from your body with one hand, while with the other hand; attach one of the Upper Arms into place, then repeat.

Bromakin supply the Firefly fitted to the customer's own wheelchair for £2115. (price may vary)

Top Speed:

14.4 mph / 23 kph (2015 model)

Range:

15 miles / 24 km (stop and go and hills)

Product weight:

25 lbs / 11.4 kg (without batteries)

Maximum combined wheelchair/user weight:

280 lbs / 130 kg

Tire:

12.5" x 1.75" x 2.25" (47-203)

Wheel:

Aluminium rim with stainless steel spokes

Hub motor:

36V, 300W geared brushless hub motor

Battery:

36V - 9.0Ah lithium polymer (5.9 lbs / 2.7 kg)

Charger:

100V - 240V, 50-60Hz input

Charging Time:

~4 hours if battery is fully discharged

Frame:

4130 aircraft alloy steel

Paint:

Durable silver powder coat

Shipping dimensions:

40" x 17.5" x 8" / 100 cm x 44.5 cm x19 cm

Shipping weight:

42 lbs / 15.5 kg