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The Zippie is a child's lightweight manual wheelchair designed for use by children with mobility disabilities. FRAME: The rigid frame is offered in a range of widths from 10 to 16 inches. Rear anti-tip tubes are standard; front anti-tips are optional.A growth kit is included to expand the fame to meet the user's needs. The frame is available in 11 standard colors and 3 custom colors. SEAT: The standard seat is available in a choice of widths ranging from 10 to 16 inches. Standard seat depths range from 10 to 16 inches. Custom depths are available at an extra charge. Three back heights are offered: low, 11 to 12 inches; medium, 13 to 14 inches; and tall, 15 to 16 inches. The standard backrest includes a choice of standard, medium, or tall stroller handles and swing-away adjustable stroller handles are available. Solid seats and backs are also available. Custom seating systems are available. UPHOLSTERY: Foam-padded black upholstery is standard. Optional blue, red, or hot pink color striping is available. ARMRESTS: Flip-up armrests are standard. Adjustable-locking flip-up and height-adjustable armrests with standard or full-length pads are optional. BRAKES: High-push wheel locks are standard; high-pull wheel locks are available at no charge. Foot wheel locks are available at no charge with 12- or 16-inch wheels. Brake handle extensions and grade aids are optional. CASTERS: 5-inch low profile polyurethane casters are standard. Pneumatic 6-inch or 6-inch semi-pneumatic polyurethane are offered at no extra charge. Pneumatic 8-inch or 8 inch x 2 inch pnematic casters or pneumatic casters with airless inserts are extra cost options. WHEELS: Spoke wheels with adjustable axle plates are standard and mag wheels are offered at no extra charge. Standard wheels are 22 inches in diameter; 20- and 24-inch wheels are offered at no charge. 12- or 16-inch wheels without handrims are extra-cost options. Pneumatic tires are standard and full- or low-profile polyurethane tires are available at no extra charge. Pneumatic tires with airless inserts, high-pressure clincher, and Kevlar or Kevlar tires with airless inserts are also available. Aluminum handrims are standard. Plastic-coated handrims and handrim projections are available as options. FOOTRESTS: Swing-away 60-, 70- or 90-degree adjustable flip-up footrests with composite footplates and heel loops are standard. Other footrest configurations are available as extra-cost options. OPTIONS: Spoke guards, positioning belts, side guards, touch-up paint, tray, and others. CAPACITY: 150 pounds. WEIGHT: 24 pounds without footrests.