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Powerchair to get across train level crossing ?
Hi everyone ☺️✌️ I’m looking for some advice about negotiating the level crossing near my home. I currently have a Shoprider Malaga powerchair. This chair has no suspension to speak of and through bitter experience can be thrown sideways when it hits a bump ! I was previously knocked sideways when I hit the bump of the track dip and ended up looking down the railway line when trying to cross the level crossing; a council worker was passing and heaved the chair off the line very quickly ? I need a better powerchair to get across the line with confidence and have been recommended a Pride Quantum Q6 Edge 2.0 or a Sunrise Quickie Q500M as offering the best combination for my needs. Can anyone tell me their experiences with these or similar powerchairs especially in relation to level crossings please ?
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