Sphynx Children's Static Tilt Wheelchair

Tilt on-the-go!

The most compact folded dimensions in its class!

The ZIPPIE Sphynx is the first of its kind: a truly transportable pediatric tilt wheelchair, specially designed for families on the move. With a folding frame for ultra-compact storage and a wide range of seating options, the Sphynx meets both caregiver and clinical needs in one easy-to-use wheelchair.

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From $3229

This price is based on standard configuration only. This item may have multiple additional extras that are not included in the published price. Please see your local authorized dealer for a detailed quote.

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Crash Tested

Secure the Numerous Benefits of Tilt and Recline

Secure the Numerous Benefits of Tilt and Recline

Tilt allows the client to change their position and shift weight from the pelvis to the back, decreasing the strain of gravity. For children with limited pelvic, thoracic, or head control, this change in positioning helps to reduce the potential of developing postural deviations later in life.

Recline opens up the seat-to-back angle which allows a change in position or posture. Changing seating angles via tilt and/or recline may assist with feeding, digestion, respiratory function, and visual orientation.

The Sphynx's recline can be quickly adjusted 85° to 100° whenever needed.

The Sphynx's static tilt setting can be adjusted to 10°, 20°, or 30° to best accommodate the child's needs.

Features for Clients and Caregivers

Features for Clients and Caregivers

  1. Adjustable push handle to achieve the perfect height for different caregivers.
  2. Stylish upholstery and compatible with both JAY® and WHITMYER® seating and positioning options to meet each child's unique needs.
  3. Adjustable tilt settings of 10°, 20°, and 30° with 85° to 100° recline for optimal positioning included as standard.
  4. Depth-adjustable seat provides built-in growth of up to 5". Keep up with growing kiddos without the need for spare parts.
  5. Adaptable leg support accommodates growth, changes in lower leg length, or asymmetrical leg lengths.
  6. Crash tested and approved for occupied transit (compliant with ANSI/RESNA WC-19).
Truly Transportable Tilt

Truly Transportable Tilt

The Sphynx's patent-pending one-step folding is quick, easy, and intuitive, transforming the wheelchair into an ultra-compact package perfect for families on the move in just seconds.

  • The most compact folded dimensions in its class!
  • Its transport dimensions (34" x 25.5" x 16.75") are small enough to fit within a standard compact car's trunk space, and even within some suitcases.
  • Weighing in at only 30 lbs., the Sphynx can be easily lifted in and out of vehicles for ultimate portability.
  • Crash tested and approved for occupied transit in a motor vehicle (compliant with ANSI/RESNA WC-19), with a maximum user weight of 250 lbs.
Standard or Individually Configured Seating Options

Standard or Individually Configured Seating Options

The ZIPPIE Sphynx is available with comfortable standard seating for clients with low clinical needs. Alternatively, the Sphynx can be individually configured using a number of JAY® and WHITMYER® complex rehab components for clients with more involved seating needs.

Function and Style

Function and Style

Choose from five fun upholstery colors!

  • Green
  • Blue
  • Red
  • Black
  • Pink

(Canopy shown is optional)

Options and Accessories

Personalize the Sphynx to meet individual needs

  • Upper Extremity Tray
  • Flip-Back Armrests
  • Utility Hook
  • Cup Holder
  • Curb Tipper
  • Rain Cape
  • Underseat Basket
  • Canopy
  • Headrest Extension

Accessories listed on the Sphynx order form.

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Personalize the Sphynx to meet individual needs
Seat Width:
  • 10"
  • 12"
  • 14"
  • 16"
  • 18"
Seat Depth:10" to 19"

(Includes 5" depth growth, standard)

Tilt Range:Adjustable 10°, 20°, 30°
Back Angle Adjustment:
  • 85°
  • 90°
  • 95°
  • 100°
Product Information
Model Number:EIZ22
Starting Retail Price:$3,229
Transit:Yes; compliant with ANSI/RESNA WC-19
User Weight Capacity:250 lbs.
Product Weight:30 lbs.

As a part of our ongoing product improvement initiative, Sunrise Medical reserves the right to change specifications and design without notice. Further, not all features and options offered are compatible with all configurations of the wheelchair. Please consult the user instruction manual for more information.

Warranty coverage for this product may vary from one province to another depending on funding requirements. Please contact your dealer for more details.