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Item Details

Melrose Gazzelle Tennis Wheelchair

ILC Reference NO 43:27:005
Item sourced from ILC VIC database

Melrose Gazzelle Tennis Wheelchair

Short Description
A New Zealand made, rigid frame wheelchair for playing tennis which can be fully custom made. This wheelchair is made from aluminium or titanium and is built to the user specifications including size, rake and camber. It has fixed camber bars and adjustable back height, footplate length and wheel width. Available in adult or children size. It is only available with one castor.

Price Guide
Refer to supplier details for pricing.

More Details
Other Models
Rhino Rugby Wheelchair.
Orion Basketball Wheelchair which can have a detachable bumper bar in a three wheeled model. This may double for use playing tennis.

Rigid frame with powder coated finish in a number of colors.
Designed to be compact in size.
Fixed camber bar between 10 and 17 degrees.
Grab handle.

Adjustable tension, padded, slung seat upholstery.
Foam cushion.
Fabric skirt guards.
Seat dimensions including rake (angle of seat to backrest), seat width, seat depth and seat height are made to user specifications.

Tension adjustable slung, padded back upholstery.
Adjustable back height in fixed position.

Fixed position footplates which are height adjustable.
Foot strap is standard.

Quick release, 24 inch radial spoked wheels on alloy rims as standard.
25 inch and 26 inch rear wheels are optional.
Tyres can be smooth or tread, and high pressure or solid.

Single Rollerblade castor as standard.

Spoke guards
Harness and waist strap
ABS on footplate
Anti tips
Detachable bumper bar
Custom powder coat
Rubber coated push rims
Rigid skirt guards
Front roller bar
Back bar cover

5 years on the frame.

Refer to the supplier and manufacturer manual for maintenance instructions and safety warnings.

Some assistive technology needs to meet Australian or other standards. Standards may relate to materials, manufacturing and installation. Products that meet Australian or international standards will have written certification. To find out if a product meets Australian Standards ask the supplier to show you the certificate. For more information on what standards the equipment may need to meet, see

Place Of Manufacture
Melrose (New Zealand)

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