The art of the arm pad

Our engineering team work to ensure that your Magic Mobility powerchair can be tailored to you including down to what type of arm pad is fitted. Arm pads are designed for comfort, and because you’re constantly using them it’s important that you choose the right ones for your needs. Magic Mobility engineer Lachie shares the… Read more »

Amanda meets her goals

Amanda has always loved her pet dogs, but wasn’t able to spend quality time with them until she got her Magic Mobility powerchair. She used to get stuck inside, and had become isolated from her friends in the outside world. When Amanda first met with the Magic Mobility team, she says it was the first… Read more »

What’s new? Fishing rod holder

The best part of getting outdoors is being able to enjoy one of your hobbies or participate in a recreational activity. Part of this challenge can be finding a place to store your equipment. We’ve released a new fishing rod holder, to help wheelchair users independently store and carry their fishing equipment. The fishing rod… Read more »

What’s New? Improved Thoracic Supports

Thoracic supports are an important part of your seating arrangement, as they can impact head and upper extremity control, as well as respiratory function. Our engineering team have been busy at work on improving the brackets for thoracic supports. The new brackets have been designed to improve your thoracic supports in addition to the MPS… Read more »

Celebrating 25 years of custom innovations

No two people are the same, so why would their wheelchairs be the same? For 25 years, we’ve been listening to what wheelchair users need, and responding to them personally. No two people are the same, so why would their wheelchairs be the same? For 25 years, Ash and the team at Magic Mobility have… Read more »

Customising to your Challenges

Magic Mobility users Mark, Niamh and Gerry are all determined to be independent and meet the goals they set themselves. For Niamh, this means being able to pursue her love for photography. Beyond standard powerchair customisations, they worked with our team to find custom solutions to their needs. Mark had his Frontier V6 C73 funded… Read more »

Setting yourself outdoor challenges

John likes to set himself challenges outdoors, but even getting outdoors was a challenge before he received his Magic Mobility Frontier V6 All Terrain (AT). He’s a disabled veteran from Northern California, who just wanted to spend quality time with his family. He needed a power wheelchair that would adapt to any environment and meet… Read more »

Finding your ideal wheelbase

The right power wheelchair is one that increases your mobility and maximises your comfort. Finding the right powerchair can be daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. Magic Mobility Founder Ash is helping to break down the importance of the wheelbase, what impact it has on a wheelchair, and why it’s often down to your… Read more »

A new standard in specialty control

Last month, we rounded up all the available controls to help you find the one that’s right for you. This edition, we’re talking more about the Penny & Giles R-net Omni 2 switch controller. The Omni 2 is now the standard switch controller for Magic Mobility powerchairs, and is used with your choice of specialty… Read more »

Celebrating independence

Peta is fiercely independent and won’t let her condition stop her from living her live the way she wants. She strives to reach her goals and is determined to not let her disability define her. “The most important things to me in my life are my independence and freedom, just like anyone else,” Peta says…. Read more »

Taking control – choosing the right controller

Having the right wheelchair controls open up a world of opportunity for how we can use and control our powerchair. We all have different capabilities, so it’s important that our wheelchair controls ensure we’re getting the most out of our powerchair. From proportional controls to non-proportional switch controls or combinations of both, we’re talking you… Read more »

Charging your accessories on the go

At Magic Mobility, we know that it’s really important for our wheelchair users to stay connected while they’re on the go. That’s why we stock two accessory chargers that can be added to your powerchair, to keep your accessories charged while you’re on the move. The first accessory charger can charge up to three external… Read more »

Celebrating hard-fought freedoms

Kevin and Michael are proud patriots who fought for America and are determined to make the most of their freedom. They’re both fiercely independent and take every opportunity to get outdoors and off-road. Both Kevin and Michael use Magic Mobility Extreme X8 powerchairs to go on adventures, hunt, and support other veterans. Kevin is a… Read more »

Why power is so important for your terrain

Magic Mobility powerchairs are engineered to take you where you want to go. Our team designs power wheelchairs that tackle your terrain, whether that’s urban, suburban, or off-road. Getting where you want to go and back again comes down to your power wheelchair’s motors, tyres and batteries. From getting off-road and off the map in… Read more »

What’s New? Loud horn

Our engineering team have introduced a new loud horn into our product range. This horn has been developed based on feedback from Magic Mobility users and agents, so is smaller and easier to install. It’s an affordable option to fit or retrofit onto any Magic Mobility powerchair. The horn has been designed with less cabling,… Read more »

Knowing your powerchair has got your back

Angela is an Iraq veteran who lives in upstate New York and suffered terrible pain from leg spasms that would leave her immobile for hours on end. She would often dread leaving home, for fear of being uncomfortable or having leg spasms. Angela says her Extreme X8 changed her life; it gave her the confidence… Read more »

Embracing the freedom you know you have

Andy has always loved going off the beaten track, but found himself limited to sidewalks and the indoors for more than 20 years after he became a quadriplegic. He had given up on ever independently going off-road and exploring, until he got his four-wheel drive Magic Mobility chair. The Extreme X8 is ideal four-wheel drive… Read more »

Managing your condition

Last month, Jillian told us why her MPS seating system is so important to staying comfortable in her Extreme X8 all day. She says this backrest is the key to her comfort, because it can be adjusted to suit her needs. The Maximum Postural Support (MPS) seating system is manufactured by Magic Mobility and its… Read more »