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Seniors who need to use their scooters frequently for mobility purposes and wish to travel on unpaved roads will love heavy-duty mobility scooters. There are many options available, so it is worth knowing the details.

Wheels

You will need to take your scooter around on different terrains so it is worth investing in larger wheels that can absorb shock. Pneumatic wheels are the best for shock absorption. Some scooters have rubber wheels that are equipped with suspension systems to reduce bumpiness.

Weight Capacity

Heavy-duty scooters can carry up to 500 pounds. This is a great option for seniors with bariatric issues. To ensure the scooter can handle your weight, it is a good idea.

Comfortable seating

Your seat should be comfortable. First, consider the width and depth. You should be able to fit comfortably in the seat. This allows you to rest comfortably without putting pressure on your legs or buttocks.

Consider a cushioned seat if you are likely to use your scooter a lot. A cushioned seat is more comfortable than a standard plastic one.

Operating range

Your scooter's operating range is the distance your battery can take you. These scooters can travel between seven and 25 miles on a single charge. Think about how often you'll use your scooter, and in what environments.

You need to ensure that your scooter has the right range for your activities. A few scooters have an option to store a spare battery. If you are going to be using your scooter for long distances, a backup battery may be an option.

Easy Assembly

It is important that your scooter can be disassembled and assembled quickly if you plan on taking it with you. This will make it easier to transport your scooter.

To make it easier, you can choose scooters that are lightweight and require little to no tools. If seniors are not able to go out often, they should be able to handle this task on their own.

Turning Radius

A scooter that has a narrow turning radius is essential if you are going to be using your scooter in tight places. This will allow you to maneuver your scooter easily and avoid getting stuck. To make the best choice, refer to the specifications for the turning radius in inches.

Where you will use the Scooter

The features and specifications of your scooter will depend on where you use it. Look for large wheels that absorb shock if you spend a lot of time outside, especially on rough surfaces like grass and pavement.

Indoor use requires that the scooter glides smoothly across floors without getting stuck or leaving marks. This will allow you to move freely around your house without being impeded.

Merits Pioneer 9 Heavy Duty Mobility Scooter with Flat-Free Tires
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Merits Pioneer 9 Heavy Duty Mobility Scooter with Flat-Free Tires

Merits

$3,008.00 $5,098.00

Features Weight capacity: 500lbs 3-wheeled outdoor scooter Foam-filled tires - no flats! Heavy-duty type One-piece frame to increase strength 22" high back sliding captain seat Automatic safety turning half speed control by sensor Half speed control pre-setting on the upper...

Merits Pioneer 10 Heavy Duty Mobility Scooter with Flat-Free Tires
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Merits Pioneer 10 Heavy Duty Mobility Scooter with Flat-Free Tires

Merits

$3,200.00 $5,830.00

Features Weight capacity: 500lbs Foam-filled tires - no flats! 4 wheeled outdoor scooter One-piece frame to increase the strength 22" high back sliding captain seat Automatic safety turning half speed control by sensor Half-speed control pre-setting on the upper dashboard...

Amigo HD
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Amigo HD

Amigo

$2,895.00 $4,500.00

The Amigo HD is designed to provide a comfortable mobility solution for larger-framed individuals. Modeled after our popular RD personal mobility vehicle, this power-operated vehicle has a wider seat to provide more room. Amigo HD Features Rear-drive Travel surfaces: indoor/outdoor...

Pride Victory 10.2 4-Wheel
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Pride Victory 10.2 4-Wheel

Pride Mobility

$2,149.00 $3,039.00

Pride Mobility has made the Victory 10.2 even better with innovative features sure to impress. Built-in cup holders, additional storage, and charging ports, the modern tiller is the ultimate in convenience for end-users and caregivers alike. An ideal scooter for...

Pride Revo 2.0 3-Wheel
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Pride Revo 2.0 3-Wheel

Pride Mobility

$1,769.00 $2,489.00

Pride Mobility combines the heavy-duty mobility scooter you need with the traveling ability you want together in the Mobility Revo 2.0. Available in both three and four-wheeled options, the scooter disassembles into four pieces for easy travel and storage. No...

EW-52 Series Heavy Duty Mobility Scooter

EWheels

$3,399.00

Designer style elegance with performance to match! This is the most powerful four-wheel scooter in the USA! 15 mph max speed, 45-mile range, 500 lb weight capacity, digital dash, 3 speaker stereo system, cruise control, locking cargo box, alarm system,...

EW-66 Dual Seat Heavy Duty Mobility Scooter

EWheels

From$3,549.00

The EW-66 two passenger heavy-duty scooter is powered by a brushless 700-watt motor which enables speeds up to 15mph. The heavy steel frame has a passenger weight up to 600lbs. This high-quality scooter is equipped with aluminum rims which adds...

EW-54 Coupe Mobility Scooter

EWheels

$3,899.00

This is the first fast 15mph four-wheel scooter on the market with a color matching FULL COVER TOP and FULL FRONT WINDSHIELD. This scooter is equipped with a foot brake (like a golf cart), executive seat, folding steering column, digital...

Drive Ventura Deluxe 4 Wheel Scooter
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Drive Ventura Deluxe 4 Wheel Scooter

Drive Medical

$1,999.00 $3,549.00

For those looking for a mobility scooter that performs well outdoors and indoors, the Ventura 4 Wheel Scooter by Drive Medical is an excellent choice. Like all the Ventura models, this mobility scooter comes with four different seat adjustment settings...

Drive Ventura Deluxe 3 Wheel Scooter
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Drive Ventura Deluxe 3 Wheel Scooter

Drive Medical

$1,899.00 $3,636.00

The Drive Medical Ventura 3 Wheel Scooter is a full-size mobility scooter that can greatly improve a person’s ability to move about.  With a weight capacity of up to 400 pounds, this mobility scooter has very few limitations. It reaches...

EV Rider Vita Monster S12X Mobility Scooter

EV Rider

From$5,101.00

The Heartway S12X Vita Monster is a sleek, all-terrain power scooter. The Vita Monster has a 900-watt motor and uses a 200 Amp S-drive controller to power through all types of terrain. The 15″ x 6.3″ rear turf tires allow...

EW-10 Heavy Duty Mobility Scooter

EWheels

$2,349.00

We are pleased to announce our latest example of drawing outside the lines: The EW-10. Striking. Athletic. Instantly recognizable. Its bold appearance, like any EWheels, is not shaped by accident. It is Shaped by Performance. With a maximum speed of...

AfiScooter Dual Seat S4 Mobility Scooter
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AfiScooter Dual Seat S4 Mobility Scooter

Afikim

$5,650.00 $7,510.00

When it comes to getting a scooter that can handle two passengers, the dual seat S4 Afiscooter by Afikim Electric Vehicles is the undoubted winner. An almost unrivaled 1400W of power of motor power and outstanding rugged design and build...

AfiScooter SE Dual Seat Motorcycle-Style Mobility Scooter
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AfiScooter SE Dual Seat Motorcycle-Style Mobility Scooter

Afikim

$4,360.00 $5,800.00

The Afiscooter SE with its Black & chrome retro design including many features borrowed from the motorcycle industry is an eye-catcher that makes a real statement but its uniqueness doesn’t end there, there’s plenty of substance too. In addition to...

FreeRider FR Scooter
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FreeRider FR Scooter

FreeRider

$3,199.00 $3,499.00

Are you seeking a luxurious mobility scooter that has more to offer than just a pretty face? Find it with the FreeRider FR Scooter. This amazingly designed mobility scooter is made to take you where you want to be while...

FreeRider FR Superior Edition - 1
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FreeRider FR Superior Edition - 1

FreeRider

$5,399.00 $6,899.00

Are you looking for a fun, exciting solution to your mobility challenges? Everyone’s mobility needs are different and when you require more than just a way to go from point A to point B, the FreeRider FR Superior Edition 1...

FreeRider FR Superior Edition - 168-4S II Scooter
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FreeRider FR Superior Edition - 168-4S II Scooter

FreeRider

$3,119.00 $4,499.00

Meeting your very basic mobility needs is what the average mobility scooter does, but what about those who have more substantial needs than just going to the store and back? Is there a top quality mobility scooter that offers more?...

AfiScooter C4 Mobility Scooter with Canopy
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AfiScooter C4 Mobility Scooter with Canopy

Afikim

$4,700.00 $6,250.00

The Afiscooter C with its unique design made to maximize the protection and safety of the driver, its excellent multifunctionality, and ease of operation is the perfect mobility scooter for those who wish to maintain an active, dynamic, and versatile...

What to look out for when buying a heavy duty mobility scooter

Don’t take your dealer’s word for it - be an informed buyer! If you’re in the market for a high weight capacity scooter for the elderly, make sure the unit you buy fits the bill.


This collection only includes scooters that can carry 350 lbs or more. Though it is impossible to draw a firm line, 350 lbs is a good benchmark figure to separate standard mobility scooters from extra heavy duty ones. 


We sell heavy duty models from the best brands with US bases with exceptional track record: Pride Mobility, Drive Medical (heavy duty models), Afikim and Merits Healthcare.


Is a heavy duty mobility scooter suitable as an off road scooter?

If you need to take your heavy duty scooter for the diabled outdoors, you’re in the right place. Though not every outdoor scooter is heavy duty, every heavy duty scooter is going to be suitable for outdoor terrain. Some more than others, though, see the next paragraph. 


Though we define heavy duty scooter by bearing/weight capacity, some people for heavy duty models meaning suitable for difficult terrain or with a high ground clearance. If this is what you want to buy, we recommend our excellent “off road” mobility scooter collection.


The two collections do overlap but it’s best to see all your choices if weight capacity isn’t a priority for you.


How much are heavy duty adult scooters?


Cost is not something you can get away with on heavy duty units. Built stronger, they simply cost more. That doesn’t mean you need to pay an outrageous price for an HD unit! We have models for sale starting as low as $1299 (Drive Medical Phoenix Heavy Duty) all the way up to luxury HD scooters for $4000 and above.


Travelling with a heavy-duty mobility scooter


Unfortunately, travel mobility scooters are very rarely heavy-duty built, and this does exclude the overweight patient from a significant part of the mobility market. 


Some notable exceptions worth highlighting: The Tzora Titan 4 and 3 and the Revo 2.0 by Pride Mobility. We even have a heavy duty folding scooter  - the Triaxe Cruze by Enhance mobility has a weight capacity of 350 lbs - almost unheard of in its niche.


In most cases, a heavy duty scooter chair comes at the expense of easy transport, so be prepared to trade off that advantage for a solidly built vehicle that can take punishment both from the weight loaded onto it and the terrain it traverses.

 

Scooters ‘N Chairs is dedicated to looking after you when you need a heavy duty scooter, from your first visit to our website to after sales service. Call us or email [email protected] and we’ll be right there at your side.