Lightweight ramps for wheelchairs from 101 Mobility are available in a variety of lengths, ranging from two feet to ten feet, to accommodate a range of rises.
They are heavy-duty, with weight capacities up to 800 pounds, yet ergonomically designed for easy transport and storage.
Whether you are in need of a temporary wheelchair ramp or require semi-permanent wheelchair access, lightweight wheelchair ramps provide a reliable and affordable solution.
When it comes to ease of access and mobility, nothing fits the bill better than a Lightweight Wheelchair Ramp. They are the all-encompassing solution for an individual with a low-rise stoop or small staircase that does not require long-term installation.
101 Mobility’s lightweight ramps are made of heavy-duty anodized aluminum. They have corrugated aluminum treads and sturdy handrails for added safety and traction.
Lightweight wheelchair ramps are available in a range of lengths, from two feet to ten feet.
ADA guidelines dictate that ramps should extend one foot in length for every inch in rise for maximum safety. While residential ramp applications are not governed by ADA guidelines, 101 Mobility recommends staying within or close to the recommended rise to run ratio with your portable ramp to avoid unsafe applications and reduce risk of injury.
Generally, lightweight wheelchair ramps are only safe for use with up to two steps, depending on the height of the steps.
Most lightweight wheelchair ramps have weight capacities of up to 800 pounds. They are available with sturdy aluminum handrails for added safety and support.
Lightweight wheelchair ramps are perfect for individuals who face challenges entering a doorway or accessing a low-rise porch or stoop, and support most wheelchairs, powerchairs, and mobility scooters. If you think that you or a loved one are in need of immediate accessibility to your home or office, but are not in need of a large modular ramp, then a light ramp solution may be the right answer for you.
If you have more questions about light ramps, contact your local 101 Mobility for various options and payment methods, including our rental program!