Invacare Tracer EX2 Deluxe Product – A Critical Review!

Invacare IVC Tracer EX2 Wheelchair - Critical ReviewThe Invacare Tracer EX2 Deluxe is built with a durable frame that makes it a high quality standard chair. It presents unique features not found on any other wheelchair in the market including a hemi seat-to-floor height an ideal feature for those users who prefer propelling with their feet. It also offers a full range of accessories that will enhance your comfort. It basically sets the standard of manual wheelchairs.

The hand rims have 8″ solid rubber casters and the arm pads are padded for optimum comfort. It also has wheel locks which ensure you do not tip over during transfers. the upholstery is easy to clean black vinyl; these combined with the option to adjust the arm rest lengths to either desk length or full length to suit both home and office use make it a standard wheelchair.

The Invacare Tracer has a weight capacity of 250 lbs. You can comfortably ride this chair confident that your weight is perfectly supported. It can be easily folded making it easy to transport.

The Invacare Tracer EX2 Deluxe features include the following;

  • 14-guage cross braces for more strength and durability
  • Dual-embossed upholstery which does not easily stretch and tear
  • 13″ width foldable for travel and easy storage
  • Seat can be adjusted to 17.5″ and has a hemi option
  • Dual axles and adjustable, removable arm rests and leg rests
  • Weight capacity of 250 lbs

The Pros and cons of the Invacare Tracer EX2 Deluxe

Pros

  • Foldable and allows you to easily collapse and carry when traveling or store it when not in use.
  • Sturdy wheelchair enough to handle a fairly large individual.
  • Not too bulky; you can handle it on your own with ease.
  • It is level with toilet fixtures in handicap accessible bathroom stalls.
  • The depth of the seat is comfortable for long periods of sitting.
  • The adjust ability of some of the wheelchairs feature adds to its comfort ability .
  • Easy to setup, requires no assembling.

Cons

  • Brakes work very well but need to be adjusted properly
  • It tends to be a little heavy when arm rests and leg rests are attached on it.

It is clear that this wheelchair is one you should consider buying; the advantages are much more than the disadvantages.  The brakes that do not work well can be corrected with a little adjustment. While the arm rests and leg rests that make it heavy can be easily detached and attached whenever there is need.