Ottobock Skippi Paediatric Power Wheelchair

The Skippi power wheelchair supports children’s independence and their urge to explore. Power options available includes power back angle adjustment, power seat tilt and power seat height adjustment.

The Skippi also has the options of:

  • Special and environmental controls
  • Combining the base frame/chassis with various modular seating systems (Leckey Squiggles seating system, Leckey Mygo seating system).


Ottobock Skippi - folds for transport
Easy to transport

Travelling with a power wheelchair? No problem with the Skippi. You can take the wheelchair apart quickly and easily for transportation in the boot of a regular compact car.

Ottobock Skippi - with Squiggles seat
Use with various seating systems

Various seating systems, such as the Squiggles system, are available as options for the Skippi in order to provide the child with optimum support while sitting.

Ottobock Skippi - special controls
Special controls

Not all children are able to operate a power wheelchair with a standard controller. This is why the Skippi can be equipped with numerous alternative special and environmental controls, tailored precisely to the needs of your child.

Technical specifications
Max user weight50 kg
Speeds6 km/h
Distance driving range (approximately)25 km
Climbing ability 12%
Obstacle height the wheelchair is able to overcome60 mm
Overall width590 mm
Overall length (including footplates)870 mm
Minimum turning radius680 mm
Seat width300mm – 380 mm
Seat depth280mm – 380 mm
Floor to seat height445 mm
Arm support height160–230 mm
Lower leg length150mm – 380 mm
Back height340–460 mm
Back angle-9° to 30°
Seat tilt25° mechanical / 20° power
Power seat height adjustment (optional)200  mm
Seat inclination0° | 3° | 6°
Weight when empty66.5kg
Warranty Information
The Ottobock Skippi power wheelchair is under warranty for 24 months. The frame has a 48 month warranty. Exclusions to the warranty include normal wear & tear, including e.g. tires, casters, ball bearings, textile covers, arm support pads, carbon brushes, lights), Force majeure and use for sports activities.  

Product Compliance with Relevant Standards 
The Ottobock Skippi has been tested to and complies with the following standards:

  • AS/NZS 3696.32:2013

ARTG Certificate: 292876

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