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Karman LT-980

Ultra-Lightweight Wheelchair
LT-980 Lightweight Folding Wheelchair
weighs only 24-lbs

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LT-980 Ultra-Lightweight Wheelchair

List Price: $975.00
Your Price: $470.00
You save $505.00!

Price with Selected Options: $470.00
HCPCS Code: K0004
Returns: 14 day return policy

Availability: Usually Ships in 1 to 2 Business Days
Product Code: LT-980


18"W x 16"D, Black Color
18"W x 16"D, Burgundy Color
18"W x 16"D, Silver Color
Footrest Style

Swingaway Footrest (std.)
Elevating Legrests (ELR) [Add $60.00]
Axle Type

Bolt-on rear axles [Standard]
Quick-release front & rear [Add $40.00]
Armrest Style


Leg Strap [Add $15.50]

Anti-Tippers [Add $58.00]

Seat Belt [Add $20.00]

Foldable Headrest [Add $180.00]

Cup Holder [Add $20.00]


Karman LT-980 Wheelchair

High strength Aluminum ultra-lightweight folding wheelchair.

The Karman LT-980 weighs only 24 lbs. the LT-980 features a 250 lbs. weight capacity and makes a great chair for a Petite person. With it's low seat-to-floor height and comfortable 18" wide seat it's an ideal chair for anyone 4'8" up to 5'7" and weighing up to 175 lbs. (this depends mostly on user's physique).

Best Setup on this LT-980:
The frame weighs only 13 lbs. and with the "Quick-Release" axle option you can remove the footrest, remove all 4 wheels, fold the back down, fold the chair up, and be able to easily lift the chair and place it behind your seat or even next to you.

Seat size: 18"W x 16"D

Wheel size:
  • Rear: 22" Spoke with high profile polyurethane tires
  • Front: 6" x 1" casters
Frame Colors:
Available in Black, Burgundy and Silver frame colors.

Front Riggings:
The LT-980 comes standard with removable, swingaway footrest. Footrest length is adjustable and includes flip-up composite footplates. Elevating Legrests (ELR's) are optional.

Folding Frame:
The LT-980 has a folding frame that includes a fold-down backrest.
Watch this short video on the key features of this wheelchair.

Product Features

  • Ultra light, weighs only 24 lbs.w/o footrest
  • Seat size: 18"W x 16"D
  • Flat-Free high-profile tires on a 22" spoke wheels
  • 6" front casters
  • Fixed height armrest with wider concave armpads
  • Breathable nylon upholstery
  • Swingaway footrests, composite footplate, Legrests are optional
  • Adjustable wheel locks
  • Easy-Grip push-rims
  • Folding backrest for easy transport and storage
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty


Seat Width: 18"W
Seat Depth: 16"D
Overall Width (Open): 26"
Overall Width (Closed): 13"
Overall Height: 41"
Arm type: fixed
Seat to Floor Height: 17"
Back Height: 19"
Weight Capacity 250 lbs.
Weight 24 lbs. w/o footrest

Help with Wheelchair Sizes: Measure for Wheelchair Seating

LT-980 Wheelchair Additional images:

LT-980 Brake Lever

LT-980 Armpads

LT-980 Pushrims

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