Stair climbing luxury wheelchair (electronic) from the show "Die Höhle der Löwen". The Scewo wheelchair or short Scewo Bro wheelchair for crossing curbs, single steps or stairs.
Everything you need to know about the features and benefits of the Scewo Bro luxury electric wheelchair for stair climbing need to know.
The BRO is the ultimate solution for people looking for a versatile and comfortable chair. It offers endless possibilities and can be perfectly adapted to your physique. Thanks to its integrated seat lift, you can transform it in a matter of seconds - from a comfortable office chair to a practical bar aid or even the ideal wheelchair for seniors and the disabled. With the BRO, you always sit correctly!
Maximum seat height: 89 cm
Minimum seat height: 44 cm
The BRO wheelchair is the perfect choice for people who want to be independent and mobile. Whether you use it in everyday life or when traveling, the BRO makes it easy for you to get around. Through its intuitive operation via app on your smartphone or through the convenient control console - left and right mountable - which has integrated the hand joystick, you can seamlessly switch between different versions and thus always use exactly the option that is optimal for you at the moment. The joystick allows you to adjust the direction and speed of the wheelchair. Through the BRO app, you can also select different modes or make fine adjustments for speed or seat position. You can also keep up to date with new features and software updates for your wheelchair with the app. The integrated USB-C charging port allows you to charge your smartphone while driving - so you always have all relevant information at hand!
Wheelchair weight: 162 kg (including battery)
User weight: 40-120 kg* (*For lighter persons, customization is available upon request) Parking mode dimensions:
Total length: 1005 mm
Total width: 688 mm
Seat platform height: 630 mm
Total length: 1050 mm
Total width: 688 mm
Maximum speed: 10 km/h, depending on legal requirements (in Germany: 6 km/h)
Turning diameter: 1150 mm
Max. Slope: 6° / 10.5%
Max. Obstacle height: 50 mm
Min. range: 25-35 km, depending on battery size
Seat platform height: 600-630 mm
Classification type E
Slope: 20°-36° / 36.4%-72.6%
Speed: 30 steps/minute
Max. Obstacle height: 200 mm
Spiral staircases: Not possible
Min. platform size: 1150 x 1150 mm
Min. stair width: 760 mm
Min. number of stairs with one charge: 1000+.
Minimum length: 1135 mm
Total width: 688 mm
Seat platform height: 550-690 mm (19° inclination)
Max. Slope backward: 36° / 72.6%
Max. Forward slope: 10
Substrate: Solid ground only
Minimum length of the uppermost seat platform: 950 mm
Minimum length of the lowest seat platform: 1200 mm
Height of the seat platform: 440-890 mm, continuously adjustable
Seat width (top): 442.5 mm
Max. Seat width with cushion: 460 mm
Seat depth: 385-465 mm (in 20 mm increments)
Max. Seat depth with cushion: 510 mm
Electric tilt/tilting of the seat angle: -5°-19° (only possible in park mode and track mode).
Backrest height: 630 mm (from seat platform under seat cushion)
Electric backrest adjustment: 15°-56°.
Back cushion: Compatible with the Scewo "Backbone Basic" back cushion and various third-party models via side mounting rails.
Foldable backrest: Yes
Weight of the backrest: 11 kg (including armrests)
Length of the arm rests: 365 mm
Armrest joystick length adjustment: 405-505 mm (from the middle of the back cushion).
Height of armrests: 190-310 mm (from seat platform under seat cushion)
Distance between arm rests: 420-500 mm in 20 mm increments (up to 340 mm possible in special construction)
Length of leg rests: 320-420 mm (from seat platform under seat cushion).
Electric angle adjustment of legrests: 16°-66° (arc to vertical)
Mechanically adjustable angle of the foot plates: Yes
Folding footplates: Yes, single
Capacity: 20 Ah or optionally 30 Ah
Weight: 6,5 kg
Voltage: 48 V
Max. Charging time: Approx. 5 hours
Charger voltage: 54.6 V
Charger charging current: 5 A
Charging cycles: 1000+
Charging: Magnetic plug
Aircraft certification: Yes, UN 38.3 IATA Wheelchair classification: WCLB
Control via control console with joystick (can be mounted on both sides)
Buddy Buttons compatibility
2 jack connectors for on/off and mode selection
App for iOS & Android, without additional costs
The software continues to evolve as you travel with BRO. Regular updates constantly expand the features of BRO and the Scewo BRO app.
Motorcycle tire with tube
Tire pressure: 2.8 bar
Min. transport dimensions:
1130 x 695 x 790 mm (folded down backrest)
Equipment and accessories:
Headrest: Optional, height and angle adjustable
Smartphone holder: Included (optionally mountable on the left or right)
Thigh supports: Optional
Swiveling control console: Optional
Backpack: Included (not removable)
Value bag: Under the seat (not removable)
USB charging jacks: 1x USB-C and 1x USB-A
Rear view camera: Optional
Third-party accessories: additional cushion compatible via rail system on seat surface
Are my stairs going? Thanks to the different modes, BRO (almost) always finds a way to get to the destination. However, there are some small hurdles that BRO cannot overcome.
Stairs: Straight stairs or stairs with intermediate landings are mastered by BRO without any problems. However, spiral staircases or staircases with curves are not possible. Here you can find out if your staircase is suitable for BRO. Doors: BRO has a width of just under 700 mm, so it will not fit through doors that are narrower. Thresholds: BRO overcomes steps up to 20 cm high without any problems. However, free-standing thresholds can be a challenge. Find out here if your thresholds and steps are possible with BRO.
Optional accessories + options:
Rear view camera: 605,00 €
Headrest (standard, multi-adjustable): 562,00 €
Stabilization/guidance: ad-, abduction support (piece) (R): €406.00
Stabilization/guidance: ad-, abduction support (piece) (L): €406.00
Swing away interface: 1026,00 €
BRO Loader Car Ramp (flat): €854.00
BRO Loader Car Ramp (stepped): 1048,00 €
Upgrade to 30 Ah battery (instead of 20 Ah): € 1059.00
Special color Sahara Gold: € 1.250,00
Special color Urban Grey: 1.250,00 €
Additional Li-Ion battery charger: €198.00
Scewo Backbone Basic (back cushion): €648.00
You have to climb stairs in front of your home or at work? You want to overcome curbs, have conversations at eye level and do all this independently? Then the SCEWO BRO is just right for you!
Scewo Bro luxury electric wheelchair for stair climbing is a medical exoskeleton suitable for both indoor and outdoor use. It supports the lower body region and the hip, as well as the back, legs and trunk. With the wheelchair it is possible to drive, walk and stand. It is suitable for personal use and is powered by a battery with a charging time of 5 hours, which has a shelf life of 4 hours. The exoskeleton has a weight of 162 kg and can be used by users with a height of 120 to 200 cm. It is water and dust resistant and can be used at maximum temperature of 35 degrees. The retail price is 42,000 EUR net and the wheelchair can be sold in DACH countries. No minimum purchase is required and no maintenance is necessary. The manufacturer's headquarters are located in Switzerland and production also takes place there. The product has FDA approval and CE marking. An instruction manual is available and a test package is offered by the manufacturer. The warranty is 1 year and an assistive device number is available. The wheelchair does not require a maximum walking distance or residual muscle function for use. Climbing stairs is possible with the product. It provides support for one or both legs and is Orthexo approved.
The Scewo Bro Germany wheelchair is and can be subsidized by the health insurance as an aid. The Scewo price depends on the model and starts at 30,000 EUR. The Scewo costs would have to be compared with a stairlift at the same time.
The Scewo electric wheelchair has the aid number 18.50.08.0001.
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Known from the show "Die Höhle der Löwen". Scewo has raised a total of EUR 15.2 million in 6 financing rounds. The most recent financing was raised in a Series A round on December 13, 2021. Scewo is funded by 7 investors. Zürcher Kantonal Bank and Verve Ventures are the most recent investors.
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