Tankchairs: US Veteran Invents Heavy Duty, Tank-Like Wheelchairs!

By: | June 9th, 2014

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Drawing inspiration from his wife’s paralysis, US combat veteran Brad Soden has invented a new beast of a wheel chair, called a Tankchair.

These puppies aren’t you’re traditional wheelchair, in fact they are more like a military tank equipped with heavy duty treads that allow the tankchairs to easily maneuver across all types of terrains, even water!

Tankchairs start at $19,500, but the company sees their product as a wonderful investment, giving people many unique capabilities traditional wheelchairs don’t come close to offering.

Tankchairs are powerful: 

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Built-in suspension allows the vehicle to easily roll over obstacles such as a curb:

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