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There are various wheelchairs on the market, and they are made of different materials, like steel wheelchair, aluminum alloy wheelchair, carbon fiber wheelchair and son on...Today, we will discuss the differences between 2 most popular wheelchairs : the steel wheelchair & aluminum alloy wheelchair .
Steel has been applied to wheelchair industry for a long time, and it is the most widely used material. Compared with other wheelchair, steel wheelchair is very cheap, but the biggest disadvantage of it is too heavy. Now more and more customers would like to get a lightweight portable wheelchair. The technology of producing steel wheelchair is very mature and we have reduced the weight to the lightest. This means that the steel wheelchair won’t be a good choice for people who want a lightweight wheelchair.
Aluminum alloy is the new trending wheelchair material in recent years. It has the same strength as steel, but much lighter than steel. The aluminum alloy offers high corrosion resistance, and easy to process. And compared with other lightweight materials like carbon fiber, aluminum alloy wheelchair has a big advantage in price.
In conclusion, if you want a lightweight portable wheelchair and the budget is enough, aluminum alloy wheelchair would be a better choice for you. If you don’t need it to be lightweight , steel wheelchair will help you save a lot of money.