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Etac Cross 5 wheelchair

Etac Cross 5 wheelchairs combines maximum comfort with optimum functionality.

The best seating and propulsion

The multi-adjustable back support, the unique frame design and the large variety of options ensure each user a wheelchair with the best seating and propulsion properties possible.

Simplicity in every detail

Adjusting Cross 5 wheelchair is easy and requires minimum of tools. Choose seat width and the chair can be set and reset to meet various needs. The multi adjustable 3A back support can be set asymmetrically and also be to extend the seat depth. All fine tunings can be done with the Cross 5 wheelchair user positioned in the chair. The chassis' unique stability means that the Cross 5 wheelchair responds rapidly while propelling and turning.

Attendant brakes

Cross 5 wheelchair can be equipped with attendant brakes to make handling easier for a carer. The attendant brakes fit all rear wheel sizes and wheel positions.

Cross 5 wheelchairs is also available in XL version.

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  • Features

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3A Back Support

3A Back Support

The combination of angle, height and contour adjustments create the best conditions for trunk support and stability. Available in Standard and high version. Easy to adjust.

36 + 2 rear wheel positions

36 + 2 rear wheel positions

The rear wheels can be fitted in four positions in each hole. More settings both horizontally and vertically, ensures the perfect seat height and balance.

Double cross brace

Double cross brace

Cross 5 has a very durable cross folding frame design with the stability of a rigid frame which ensures a long product life span and the best propulsion properties.

Extra low seat height

Extra low seat height

Fitting a 20" rear wheel in the upper row, gives a seat height of 34 cm (13½").

Model Seat width Total width Total width w. attendant brakes Seat depth Weight Weight (w. attendant brakes)
35 cm short 35.0 cm 56.0 cm 57.0 cm 36-49 cm 15.0 kg 16.6 kg
35 cm long 35.0 cm 56.0 cm 57.0 cm 42-55 cm 15.2 kg 16.8 kg
37.5 cm short 37.5 cm 58.5 cm 59.5 cm 36-49 cm 15.1 kg 16.7 kg
37.5 cm long 37.5 cm 58.5 cm 59.5 cm 42-55 cm 15.3 kg 16.9 kg
40 cm short 40.0 cm 61.0 cm 62.0 cm 36-49 cm 15.2 kg 16.8 kg
40 cm long 40.0 cm 61.0 cm 62.0 cm 42-55 cm 15.4 kg 17.0 kg
42.5 cm short 42.5 cm 63.5 cm 64.5 cm 36-49 cm 15.3 kg 16.9 kg
42.5 cm long 42.5 cm 63.5 cm 64.5 cm 42-55 cm 15.5 kg 17.1 kg
45 cm short 45.0 cm 66.0 cm 67.0 cm 36-49 cm 15.5 kg 17.1 kg
50 cm short 50.0 cm 71.0 cm 72.0 cm 36-49 cm 15.7 kg 17.3 kg
50 cm long 50.0 cm 71.0 cm 72.0 cm 42-55 cm 15.9 kg 17.5 kg

Shapeable upholstery

Six velcro straps, the top one being wider and firmer.

3A – high back

Height 38-51 cm (15"–20"). Hip and lumbar angle adjustments.


Soft elasticated cover. Dark grey plush.

Comfort cover

With extra thick padding. Also available for high back. Dark grey plush.

Tidy hygiene back support cover

Hygiene cover for 3A back support. Material: Dartex. Water repellent, wipeable with wet cloth, washing 90° C. Can be supplied with customized embroidery.

Bow handle

Height adjustable and detachable.

Push handle

Height-adjustable and detachable.

Fixed push handles

Rear cross brace

Provides additional stability. Foldable with snap lock on one side. Standard on Cross 5 XL.

Back wedge

Soft wedge that attaches with velcro under the cover. 15 cm (6") or 30 cm (12") high. Upholstery: dark grey plush.

ECS seat- and back system

Separate seat and back system with different covers and paddings. See separate sheet for further information.

Trunk support

Soft padding. Adjustable in height and depth. Two optional width positions. Cover: Dartex.

Trunk support large PUR

Trunk support with large pad in PUR. Adjustable in height, depth and length. Can be mounted on both right and left side. Detachable. 11 cm (4 ¼”) height.

Trunk support swing away

Medium sized pad, height 6.5 cm (2 ½”). Large pad, height 9 cm (3½”). Adjustable in height and length.

Arm support

Detachable and height-adjustable with solid top, 25 cm (9¾") or long 35 cm (14¼") arm support pad. Height adjustment with Allen key or finger screw.

Cover arm support

Padded with cold foam or gel, detachable. Available in short 25 cm (9¾") or long 35 cm (14¼") model. Cover in dark grey plush or black Dartex.

Arm support pad, wide and soft

Fitted onto the existing arm support. Size 8 x 40 cm (3¼" x 15¾"). Fits both short and long arm support, right and left side.

Arm support pad hemi

Adjustable in angle, the height is set with the arm support adjustment. Fitted onto the long arm support. Padded detachable cover in dark grey plush. 2 models; for moulded and detachable plate.

Side support

Detachable and adjustable in height.

Thigh support

To be mounted on existing arm support. Available in short (50 cm/19 ¾") and long (57 cm/22 ½") model.

Softpad, thigh support

Softpad in cell polyethene. Attaches to the support with Velcro.

Mudguard in carbon fiber

Adjustable in height, depth and angle. Carbon fibre.

Leg support, standard

Black. Detachable and swing-away. Also available with locking device.

Leg support narrow

Brings the foot support 5 cm (2") closer to the frame. Can only be used with 4"or 5" castors. Also available in a short version and with locking device.

Elevating leg support model 1

Combined with calf support. Adjustable in height, depth, angle and also side-ways. Leg support, cushion bracket and calf support are ordered separately. Calf support cover in soft plush.

Elevating leg support model 2

With flip up calf support adjustable in angle and height. Calf support in polyurethan.

Elevating leg support with calf support

With foldable calf support adjustable in two different heights on the leg support pipe. Fits right and left side.

Cover, calf support

For elevating leg support. In dark grey plush or black Dartex.

Foot support

Foldable and adjustable in depth and angle. Adjustable in height. Supplied with standard attachment tube. Also available with short and long attachment tubes.

Foot support one piece

Foldable and adjustable in height, depth and angle.

Foot support child

Adjustable in height, depth and angle. Available in seat width 35 and 37.5 cm (13 ¾" and 14 ¾"). Removable.

Extended foot support

Enlarges the foot support depth. Fitted on the existing foot support.

Calf strap

Removable, adjustable in length.

Padding for calf strap

Provides a softer support. Available in 20 cm (7¾"), 30 cm (11¾") and 40 cm (15¾") lengths.

Heel strap

Adjustable length. Cannot be combined with the extended foot support.

Amputee support

Adjustable in height, depth, angle and also sideways. Fits both left and right side. Upholstery: Dark grey plush or black Dartex.

Amputee weight

Counteracts risk of tipping for amputee users and improves propelling qualities. Detachable and angle adjustable. Can be combined with Amputee support. Weight: 3 kg (6,6 lbs).

Leg support for plaster

For full leg plaster cast. With separate cushions, adjustable in height, depth, angle and also sideways. Available for left and right side. Foot support is not included.

Rear wheel

20", 22" or 24", as well as 24" lightweight rear wheel. Choose either solid or pneumatic wheels tyres. The lightweight wheels have high pressure pneumatic tubes.

One arm drive

Fits the left or right sides of the chair. Cannot be combined with attendant brake.

Castor wheel

4", 5", 6.5" or 8".

Camber angle

Standard 2º, optional 0º.

Spoke guards

Grey or yellow logo.


High mounted user brake with upright brake lever.

Brake with angled brake handle

Provides a larger gripping surface. Available in black and red.

Brake with extension handle

The brake lever can be angled forward to facilitate sideways transfers.

One hand brake

Right or left side. Can be combined with drum brake wheel.

Attendant brakes alt 1

With reduced handle grip for persons with smaller hands. 75 mm (3") between handle grip and brake lever.

Solid Seat

Detachable. Supplemented with suitable seat cushion. Low mounting.

High mounting kit for solid seat

Accessory kit to fit the solid seat at the same height as the seat tubes.

Seat cushion

Anatomically shaped seat cushion. 56 cm long (22"), to be cut to the adjusted seat depth. Upholstery: dark grey plush.

Tidy hygiene seat cushion

With hygiene cover. Material: Dartex. Water repellent, wipeable with wet cloth, washing 90° C . Lenght 46 cm (18") (width 35-40 cm (13¾-15¾")), Lenght 50 cm (19¾") (width 42,5-60 cm (16¾-23¾").

Seat extender

Attached to the seat with Velcro. Increases seat depth by 7 cm (2¾").

Telescopic anti-tip

Foldable, height, depth and angle- adjustable. Fits all seat heights.

Head support

To be used in combination with a pushbar. Adjustable in height, depth and angle. The upholstery is detachable and washable.

Head Support attachment

For bow handle.

Head support with side support

Including brace angled at 45º. Adjustable in height, depth and angle. Optional brace with sideways movement, brace angled at 90º or swan neck. Bow handle attachment is bought separately.

Head support curved

With brace angled at 45º. Adjustable in height, depth and angle. Brace angled at 90º or swan neck. Bow handle attachment is bought separately. Upholstery: black Dartex.

Seat widening kit

Increases the distance between the arm supports by 2 cm (¾"). The total width also increases by 2 cm (¾").

Widened castor housing

Moves the castor 3 cm (1¼") outwards. The chair's total width is not changed.

Widened castor housing, short

For 4" and 5" castor. For extra low seat heights.


Transparent. Fits onto long arm supports.

Hemi tray, foldable

Adjustable in depth and width. Folds sideways. Attached to the arm support brackets. The height is set using the arm support.

Positioning belt

With snap-lock, length adjustable. Two alternative attachment points on the frame.

Cane holder

In two parts; the cup is fitted to the inside of one of the tilters and the elastic strap is fitted around the cane.

Tool kit

Contains three ring spanners, five Allen keys, one socket spanner and one Phillips screwdriver.


Frame Colours

Black -01

Pearl grey -94

Moss green -95

Coral blue -96

Heather purple -97

Midnight blue -98

Yellow -99

One hand brake

Right or left side. Can be combined with drum brake wheel.


Choose from plastic-coated, foam rubber, aluminium, titanium and stainless.


Etac Cross 5 and Cross 5 XL


Manual Cross 5 EN


Manual Cross 5 FI

Prescription form

Prescription form Cross 5 EN

Sparepart list

Cross 5/Cross 5 XL Spareparts list EN

Recondition instruction

Etac manual wheelchairs Re-use

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Adjustment Cushion Universal

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Angle adjustable legrest with foldable calf support

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Angle-adjustable legrest

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Angled brake handle

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Anti-tip Cross 5 telescoping

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Armrest (with fingerscrew)

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Armrest cushion, wide and soft

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Armrest pad hemi M100/Cross

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Attachment kit handrim

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Attachment push handle

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Backrest brace

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Backrest kit Cross mod 3A 35-60 cm

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Calf strap Cross

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Cane holder universal

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Comfort wedge backrest

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Counterweight amputee Cross

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Drum Brake System Cross 5

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Extension footrest

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Footrest one piece

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Frontfork attachment widened

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Head support

Accessory -Assembly instruction


Accessory -Assembly instruction

Legrest amputee

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Legrest elevating / Attachment legrest / Calf support

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Legrest elevating / Attachment legrest / Calf support

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Legrest for plaster

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Lockable legrests

Accessory -Assembly instruction


Accessory -Assembly instruction

Mudguard, right/left

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Positioning Belt

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Push handle fixed Cross compl

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Push handle fixed Crossback 3A

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Quadraplegic wheel release for 22", 24", 26" Rear wheel

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Single hand brake, left hand side

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Single hand brake, right hand side

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Soft pad thigh support

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Solid seat for Cross, Cross XL, Next and Next comfort

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Spoke covers

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Thigh support

Accessory -Assembly instruction


Accessory -Assembly instruction

Tray Hemi

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Tray Hemi Communication tip up

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Trunk support Dartex fixed - 3A H10 L15 compl

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Trunk support medium swing away ri / le

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Trunk support PUR large fixed - 3A H9 L19 compl

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Upholstery seat extender Cross

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Widening kit 10 mm Cross 5

Accessory -Assembly instruction

Assembly kit front fork attachment

Pre purchase guide

Etac hygiene assortment and manual wheelchairs

Instructions video - complement for manuals