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RICHLAND, Wash. — A regional inventor has patented the first commercially sold, solar-powered wheelchair, enabling folks with physical handicaps to get around in comfort, sheltered from the sun and elements and free from range anxiety.

Aptly named The Liberator, Kurt Schneider of Kennewick, owner of Solar Mobility LLC, and his team build the cutting-edge chairs in his Richland machine shop using materials that, almost all of which, are made in the United States.

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