Phil and Ted Double Stroller
Anybody looking for a stroller with a two child capacity will find the Phil and Ted double stroller a great option. Actually, the double stroller comes as a conversion kit to add to the single version.
This allows the transportation of two children, either two toddlers or two babies or a baby and toddler.
In single mode, when you only have one child the seats recline so they can fully recline. When the baby becomes a toddler, the seat can be adjusted so they can sit upright.
In the second child comes along, the Phil and Ted double stroller is born, with the older child sitting upright in front in the newborn reclined in the rear.
This stroller is mid ranged as far as price is concerned. Expect to pay between $500 and $700. Of course the huge advantage is that you only have to purchase one stroller, and of course that only one person to be able to transport two children.
Assembly is basically straightforward and noncomplex, however it is recommended to follow the detailed instructions to save time and avoid confusion.
• An adjustable handle -- so you can set the height to the position most comfortable for you.
• Dual rear brakes for improved safety and check out against accidental rolling.
• A smooth ride swivel system for increased maneuverability.
• All fabrics incorporated in the Phil and Ted double stroller are washable and waterproof.
• It's easy to fold and its small and compact when folded.
• A quick release three point harness system provides good security and comfort for the child or children.
• All terrain wheels make traveling in not so smooth conditions much easier.
• Both seats recline independently.
• Unless two children are in the stroller, there can be reduced stability and less smooth travel.
• When in double mode, storage is restricted due to the additional seat.
Users of the stroller have commented about its superior turning circle and its maneuverability in tight spaces. Some other double strollers, don't exhibit the same kind of capability.
Some users noted they had difficulty locating replacement parts, so make sure that you investigate the situation before you purchase your stroller.
If you plan to have two children close together, and this double stroller would make an excellent choice. It is also possible to convert the stroller in a single mode to a bouncer. This is a huge help until you have to convert to double mode.
The Phil and Ted double stroller is a cost-effective and very well-designed stroller for parents with an active lifestyle who need to transport two children.
It should be noted that the Phil and Ted range is a big trendy and lately the Beckhams and Gwenth Paltrow are fans and use the product.
Of note is the fact that these strollers are sought after and hold their value really well. When you no longer need your stroller you'll find that you can get a very fair price on the secondhand market, which helps to offset the initial outlay.
This double stroller seems to kick all the boxes -- simple to fold, easy to push, reliable, durable and compact.