Irish Stairlifts & Bathrooms | The FireFly

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Firefly – Wheelchair Powered Attachment

The Fire Fly is a powerful compact electric hand attachment for use with manual wheelchairs. Attaching the Fire Fly gives users the ability to go anywhere in seconds and effortlessly. Suitable for hills and rough terrains including grassy areas.

The Firefly will take you from hand propelled to 12mph effortlessly in seconds.


  • Clips on and off your existing wheelchair in seconds.
  • Achieves speeds of up to 12 MPH
  • Full battery Range approx. 15 Miles
  • Loads easily into any car
  • Colour- Silver and Black powder coat
  • Max user weight 115KG
  • Light and easy to handle
  • It is suitable for younger users and the speed can be restricted
  • Will handle rough terrain and steep gradients
  • Thumb throttle controls for easy operation

We also offer a free group demonstration of the Firefly.

Technical Specification



Speed: Top speed 12 MPH
Speed limiter include
Power: Battery
Lithium ion 36V, 66AH, 238WH
Battery Range >15 Miles/24 KM
Charger: 36V, 2A input voltage 100-240v
Charging time = 4 hours if battery is fully discharged
Weight: Attachment Frame weight = 2.6KG
Drive Unit weight = 6.6KG
Battery weight = 2.0KG
Total Weight = 11.2KG
Brakes: 140mm disc brake
Promax V-Brake
Frame and components: Frame- Aluminium 6061
Light- LED
Motor: 350W, 36V geared
Hub motor



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We specialise in the supply and installation of all types of disability products for your home and pride ourselves in only using the best products available at all times.

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