[Market-farming] Re: Wheelbarrows for women

Kevin Wilson kevin.wilson100 at shaw.ca
Mon Feb 21 12:46:02 EST 2005

Adriana wrote:
>Do any of the women on this list find conventional wheelbarrows
>comfortable to use?  I don't.

>At 5'5" I would consider myself "average" but I find that they are
>wobbly and difficult to control. The ergonomics just don't seem to
>work for me.  My husband thinks they are just great.  Is there a
>better alternative more suited to our frames?

As a 5'3" slightly-built guy, I find some wheelbarrows beyond me to use, and
others work just fine. As a result my 6'3", large-build partner and I have
his and his wheelbarrows :-)

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