R20

Wheelchair Push-Assist

Pushing your life

With the new Empulse R20 pushing aid it has never been so easy to support the attendant pushing the wheelchair. Whether uphill, downhill or long trips, the R20 helps in every situation. Combining a unique folding function, the lightweight R20 is under 5 kg providing easy transportation and literally no impact when self propelling your wheelchair.

The R20 is compatible with almost any wheelchair that has a box frame and a tube diameter of 22-28 mm.

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Pushing has never been so easy

With the new Empulse R20 pushing aid it has never been so easy to support the attendant pushing the wheelchair.

  • Overview
  • Easy handling
  • Modern backpack
  • Smooth transport
  • Whether uphill, downhill or long trips, the R20 helps in every situation. Combining a unique folding function, the lightweight R20 is just 5 kg providing easy transportation and literally no impact when self propelling your wheelchair.

  • The Empulse R20 design provides easy operation as well as fast docking & undocking. It can remain on the chair also when folding. The push device also offers a free run allowing self propelling without detaching it, which allows highest independency.

  • The light weight of the R20 and the stylish backpack allows easy handling, easy transport & also easy adaptation to nearly any wheelchair.

  • The folding ability and the lightweight of the R20 allow a smooth transport attached or separate from the wheelchair. Easy to handle and store for all situations in every day life, including travel activities.

Pushing has never been so easy

Highest reliability

The powerful motor with a lithium ion battery provides highest reliability. The R20 propulsion aid offers an extended warranty on motor (3 years) and the lithium Ion battery (2 years).

  • Display with battery capacity and speed range indication
    • Easy speed range setting for 2 / 3,7 / 5 km/h.
    • Easy one button on/off control for save handling, easy operation.
    • Quick release of control unit for easy, save transport without disconnecting cable.
    • Adjustable position for optimal accessibility, visibility and comfort.
  • Easy to mount and dismount

    The click fix docking system allows easy docking without using any tools. Only the small docking pin remains on the wheelchair which means low weight, no visibility and nice design.

  • High compatibility

    The push device fits on almost any wheelchair (box frame, tube diameter 22-28 mm). You can turn it on by pushing the button, then the R20 is moving forward.

  • Unique foldability

    The R20 is the only foldable push device on the market. Easy transport, even when still attached to the wheelchair.

    Shown here with the Breezy RubiX².

Highest reliability

Lightweight & reliable

"I never believed such a light device can do the job."

Weighing only less than 5 kg, you'll be surprised how easy the R20 push device enables you to drive up slopes of up to 10°.

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Compatible with many wheelchairs

The R20 is compatible with all wheelchair models that have a box frame and tube diameter between 22 and 28 mm.

Breezy Standard Wheelchairs

Technical Specifications

Seat Width:320 - 600 mm
Speed Choices:5 km/h (adjustable in three steps: 2/3.7/5 km/h)
Max. Range:15 km
Batteries:5.8 Ah / 36 V (209 Wh) - Lithium Ion
Max. Safe Slope:10° / 18%
Max Kerb Climb:50 mm
Weight (without batteries):3 kg (Motor and brackets)
Electronics:Charger 100-240 V AC: 36 V & 1.35 A
Total Weight:3 - 4.5 kg (excl. / incl. battery)
Max. User Weight:190 kg (Load: User & Wheelchair)
As a part of our ongoing product improvement initiative, Sunrise Medical reserves the right to change specifications and design without notice. Further, not all features and options offered are compatible with all configurations of the wheelchair. Please consult the user instruction manual for more information.

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