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Homecraft Bariatric Rollator

This test report on the Homecraft Bariatric Rollator is one of a series of wheeled walking frame reviews. If you have reached this page from an internet search, we suggest you begin by reading the Introduction to our guide to walking aids. For more information about the options listed below, see also our overview of wheeled walking frames and summary of the main features to look for.

Homecraft Bariatric Rollator - test report

Homecraft Bariatric RollatorHomecraft Bariatric Rollator, folded

Dimensions (H x W x L): 
780-1010mm x 760mm x 750mm

Folded size (H x W x L): 
780-1010mm x 760mm x 420mm

Weight (without accessories): 10.5kg

Features

Shaped handgrips, lever brakes, padded seat, removable backrest. No bag or tray. Handle height adjustable but seat height is not.

Our verdict

Handling: Easy, though hampered slightly by the increased width.

Hand grips: Fairly comfortable.

Brakes: Easy enough to operate, and very effective.

Folding: Easy enough. No clip to secure folded frame, but it does stand up. Unfolding is easy enough and secure.

Comments: Designed for larger users: up to 200kg (31.5 stone). Very sturdy and wide.

Last updated: February 2010


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