Frequently Asked Questions
Does caster fork length make a difference?
Caster fork length makes a difference to the turning circle - if the fork is longer then the wheelchair is harder to maneuver.
Is it possible to get hand rim fixings/mounting accessories ONLY for an aluminum hand rim on a lightweight wheel?
Yes. You can find the item listed on Sunparts.
Can you supply 26" lightweight wheels?
No, not on lightweight Proton or Spinergy wheels.
Can you supply 26" rear wheels?
Yes, on everything but the lightweight Proton or Spinergy wheels.
Is the Surge hand rim mounting different on a 12-spoke Spinergy rear wheel than a lightweight rear wheel?
Yes, on the lightweight wheel the Surge hand rim is mounted only with a screw, and on the Spinergy wheels the hand rim is mounted with a screw and fixed with an extra nut. The extra nut is included in the kit.