Van Os Excel G5 Modular Wheelchair

  • Anti-tip wheels
  • Comfortable seat cushion
  • 6″ solid front castor wheels
  • Half folding backrest
  • Tension straps on the backrest


The Excel G5 ‘modular’ self-propelled wheelchair includes the following features:

  • Frame designed to be configurable to a wide range of settings.
  • Swing back and easily removable armrests
  • Half folding backrest
  • Tension straps on the backrest
  • Seat cushion anti-tip wheels as standard

As the name suggests, the Excel G5 modular self-propelled wheelchair has a wide range of options to suit a broad range of clients’ needs. The Excel G5 modular self-propelled wheelchair has up to 8 different seat widths ranging from 35cm to 60cm. The G5 ‘modular’ wheelchair can also achieve up to 6 different seat depths and heights.

The high modularity of the chair doesn’t just stop at seat positions, as throughout the chair, there are multiple options to choose from, whether it’s front and rear wheel sizes, frame color, or what backrest height to have. The G5 ‘modular wheelchair is capable of it all. The UK/IRL specification comes with a half-folding backrest fitted as standard. As you would expect from a chair like this, all the little extras come as standard such as a seat cushion, anti-tip wheels swing back, removable armrest, and quick-release wheels.

General Manual Wheelchair Maintenance Recommendations

Daily Maintenance Recommendations:

  • Wipe off any visual dirt and debris and clean
  • Ensure parts are in working order and engaged adequately, especially wheel locks

Weekly Maintenance Recommendations:

  • Disinfect the wheelchair as needed
  • Check tire pressure and inflate if needed
  • Check wheel locks

Monthly Maintenance Recommendations:

  • Remove hair from casters
  • Inflate tires if needed
  • Check all hardware, and tighten as needed

Quarterly Maintenance Recommendations:

  • Check wheel locks after inflating tires
  • Free spin all wheels and casters to check bearings
  • Clean all parts while performing thorough maintenance
  • Check cushion and backrest, including padding/hardware/covers

Yearly Maintenance Recommendations:

  • Have the wheelchair inspected by a qualified technician

Don’t hesitate to contact one of our team members to get a quote or advice.


The G5 modular is one of the most popular chairs in the series. The G System allows various features and options to be added to the standard frame.

The G5 Modular can even be fitted with the Silver Seating upholstery line, offering greater comfort if required.

The G5 Modular is supplied with as standard:

  • Adjustable push handles;
  • Depth adjustable armrests;
  • Height adjustable footrests;
  • Angle adjustment of the footplates;
  • Angle adjustment for the front castors;
  • Standard seat cushion, folding and removable armrests.

Why Choose the G5 Modular?

  • The standard chair is very well equipped
  • Parts are interchangeable
  • Tension adjustable backrest
  • Height adjustable backrest

Excel G5 Modular is available as a self propel (24 “rear wheels) or as transit versions (12½” rear wheels).


Total height: 95 cm (height push handles, adjustable)
Total width: Seat width + 22 cm
Total length: 109 cm (incl. footrests)
Total Weight: 14,9 kg
User Weight: Max. 130 kg at seat width 35, 37½, 40 and 45 cm. 150 kg at seat width 50 and 55. 175 kg at seat width 60 cm.
Available colours: Frame: Metallic silver | Zijframe: Gold/light blue metallic, Warm gold, Scuderia red, Pearly black
Seat width: 35, 37½, 40, 42½ 45, 47½, 50, 55 and 60 cm. Remark: seat width 55 and 60 cm is only possible in combination with seat depth 45, 47½ and 50 cm.
Seat depth: 40, 42½, 45, 47½, 50 and 52½ cm
Seat height: 45, 47½, 50, 52½ and 55 cm
Back height: 42½, 45 and 47½ cm (adjustable)

Remark: The range (if mentioned) is measured under ideal circumstances in a clinical test. The range can vary and is influenced by the battery condition, user weight, road conditions, outside temperature, tire pressure and way of usage./p>