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DSL Adelphi Specialist Porter

£2,184 inc VAT

VAT Exemption Available

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The DSL Adelphi is a specialised porter chair perfect for use in nursing and residential homes as well as hospital wards, hospices and of course domestic care environments. The DSL Adelphi improves independence by promoting correct posture and facilitating a supportive, comfortable seated position with the waterfall back style offering soft cushioning and conventional wings.

The DSL Adelphi is also available with a wide variety of modifications, making it customisable to the needs of any user, though it should be noted that many of these options carry an additional charge, which is listed where applicable.

The DSL Adelphi is available with manual (standard)  or electric controls (optional extra) of the main operations; leg rest, tilt and back angle.


  • Independent Tilt in Space
  • Adjustable Back Angle
  • Adjustable Seat Width And Depth
  • Adjustable Footplate
  • Variety of Optional Extras



Seat Height To Footplate:
16 – 21 Inches
Seat Width:
16 – 22 Inches
Seat Depth:
18 – 22 Inches
Back Height:
33 Inches
Arm Height:                       7 – 12 Inches Weight Capacity:
25 Stone

The full list of extras, as well as their prices are shown below.

Motorised Tilt In Space: Electric Action – £190.00

Motorised Leg Rest: Electric Action – £190.00

Motorised Back Angle Recline: Electric Action – £190.00

Lateral Back Cushion: Helps Hold The User To Prevent Leaning £82.00

Coolgel Seat Cushion: High Risk Pressure Care £170.00

Alternating Air Seat Cushion: High / Very High Pressure Care – £300.00

Lower Thoratic Supports: Aiding Core Strentgh, Prevent Leaning – £245.00

Profile Head Cushion: Head Support – £ 100.00





The DSL Adelphi is built with specialist, care-orientated fabrics and is upholstered with a Dartex Inner and Vinyl Outer.

A strong, multi-stretch, vapour permeable fabric which is simple to wipe clean and compliments pressure relief options, so that users receive the full benefit. Dartex is Crib5 rated and suitable for use in care environments.

A durable, water resistant, anti-microbial, anti-fungal material which is simple to wipe clean and is suitable for all manner of demanding applications. Our Vinyl upholstery is Crib5 rated and suitable for use in care environments.


A selection of colour and pattern options are available.

Unfortunately, we don’t offer this product online, only to customers in our Optimum Service Area. This is for 2 reasons:

  • We don’t want you to buy the wrong product.
    We believe these products are too important to the life quality and independence of our customers to be rushed into. Our team have years of expertise in the mobility industry, and we would like to offer it to you free-of-charge and guide you through our product range to find the right product to suit your individual needs.
  • We want to look after you long-term.
    From our Optimum Service Area we can provide our full range of aftercare services for maintenance and repair of mobility equipment. We perform all repairs in-house and as such can get out to you ASAP without having to wait for a national firm or contractor to squeeze you in.

If you would like to enquire about this product, or arrange a home demonstration, please Contact Us or visit us in-store.

This product is guaranteed for 12 months, parts and labour from date of purchase. It is covered for any defects or faults within the defined period. This guarantee covers the electrics and frame of the chair only.

Unfortunately guarantees do not cover accidental damage, product misuse or any callouts resulting from an electrical item being switched off.


Making a Claim
In order to make a claim against your guarantee, for online customers we would recommend they contact us via our usual methods, to discuss the fault and arrange any repairs or replacements.

For In-Store customers, we would advise you to either contact us as above, or to call into one of our showrooms (with the item if possible), the item will then be repaired free-of-charge in our workshop. However if you would like the repair carried out at your home or for it to be collected by DSL, then additional fees will apply, parts and labour will still be free-of-charge.

For larger, non-portable items, are exempt from this charge, and we are able to repair them under guarantee on-site.

Exempted products include; R&R Chairs, Stairlifts, Beds, Hoists and larger Mobility Scooters or Powerchairs.

Even outside the guarantee period, we would be happy to repair your mobility item (no-matter, where you originally bought it). These repairs can be carried out in our workshop or at your home (at an additional charge). Please contact us for more information.

If you would like an item serviced by our workshop team; this can easily be arranged in-store or via our regular contact methods. Should we discover any faults that will require additional parts or labour charges, will always contact you first, before to discuss possible options.

This product is exempt from VAT if you are chronically sick or disabled, under the VAT act of 1994.
DSL Mobility will take care of all VAT elements, you do not have to reclaim the VAT. You only pay the price excluding VAT, providing you sign the exemption box at the checkout.