Invacare Action Ampla bariatric manual wheelchair

Bariatric manual wheelchair Invacare Action Ampla

Action Ampla is a bariatric manual wheelchair by Invacare, dedicated to Plus-Size users. It has been designed with a user centric approach to promote an active lifestyle and independence. With its superior driving performance and its lightweight frame, the Action Ampla enables the user’s mobility and encourages social participation. Users are not limited anymore in their daily life! 

Invacare’s Action Ampla is taking bariatric manual wheelchairs to the next level. Developed and validated specifically for Plus-Size users with varying needs. Taking careful consideration for different body shapes, sizes, level of mobility and ease of functionality.

Action Ampla fold down backrest
Action Ampla rearward 3/4 angle
Lifestyle transportation bearings
Action Ampla transporting in a car
Action Ampla lifestyle
Action Ampla lifestyle 2
Action Ampla fold down backrest
Action Ampla rearward 3/4 angle
Lifestyle transportation bearings
Action Ampla transporting in a car
Action Ampla lifestyle
Action Ampla lifestyle 2
Action Ampla fold down backrest
Action Ampla rearward 3/4 angle
Lifestyle transportation bearings
Action Ampla transporting in a car
Action Ampla lifestyle
Action Ampla lifestyle 2

More about the Ampla Bariatric Manual Wheelchair

The award-winning design makes the Action Ampla bariatric manual wheelchair a modern and stylish chair, promoting social activities and boosting user’s self-esteem.


Key features

  • Great manoeuvrability: with the active rear wheel position, allowing easier access to handrims. Weight distribution allows the user to go further for longer, using less energy for an active lifestyle.
  • Unique positioning features: precisely designed to match Plus-Size users’ needs, all options are designed around bariatric users body shapes to optimize comfort and increase independence whilst offering full support.
  • Personalisation: a clean and minimalistic design provides a more modern look. The three stylish accent colours added to the two frame colours allow the user to personalize the chair, creating a design and look that matches their personality.  
  • Lightweight and compact: with a total weight from 27 kg and a transport weight from 19.5 kg, the Action Ampla is easy to transport. The backrest can be quickly folded on the seat and rear wheels can be removed to make it even more compact for transportation or storage.
  • Includes transportation solution: available as option, users can easily fold the backrest and lift the Action Ampla on the transportation bearings at the back to move it easily through narrow spaces or doorways.
  • Multiple active rear wheel positions: it’s easy to propel so users can move forward without wasting too much energy.
Inbuilt transportation solution
Inbuilt transportation solution

Transportation bearings on the Action Ampla have been cleverly designed to take the weight of the wheelchair, allowing ease to go through doorways or narrow spaces.

Ergonomic backrest
Ergonomic backrest

Ergonomic backrest has been designed to accommodate the anatomy of users whilst offering support and comfort.

Personalised accent
Personalised accent

Three stylish colour accents allow the user to personalise their chair according to their taste and the two frame colours.

 Action Ampla height adjustable transfer levers
Action Ampla height adjustable transfer levers

The unique height adjustable transfer levers help users get safely in and out of the chair.

Action Ampla active rear wheels position
Action Ampla active rear wheels position

The active position of rear wheels makes the Ampla more manoeuvrable for both user and attendant. Handrim access is facilitated, users can go further using less energy.

Action Ampla angle adjustable footplate
Action Ampla angle adjustable footplate

Foot placement is essential for an optimal positioning. With the footplate adjustable in angle, depth and width, users can find the optimal position for their feet and legs.