Combi Catalyst stroller

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Summary: This Combi stroller is a departure from the company's usual compact/umbrella designs. We found it bulky and heavy, but it is versatile.
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Type: Single combo strollers
About - Combi Catalyst

The Combi Catalyst is part of the stroller test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, traditional stroller models like the Catalyst are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Ease of use:
Ease of use is based primarily on ease of using and adjusting the safety harness, folding and unfolding, adjusting backrest, lifting and carrying, engaging wheel brakes and car seat removal and installation (only for compatible strollers).

Maneuverability is assessed by trained testers, taking into account how well each stroller, with a weight bag "passenger," maneuvered in S-turns through cones, in narrow sections, on grass, dirt trails with tree roots and other debris, uphill, downhill and up and down curbs while walking.

Safety is assessed by testing for compliance with the most current version of the standard, ASTM F833-15, and stability and braking and other tests designed by Consumers Union.
About This Brand

Combi USA was established in 1989, a subsidiary of the Japanese-based company that was established in 1957. It is recognized for its numerous baby products, from play yards to swings to strollers. It also manufactures infant frame carriers and most recently, car seats. Available at baby superstores and specialty retailers, and online.


Features & Specs - Combi Catalyst
info 5-pt harness Yes
info Suitable for 6 mos. and under Yes
info One-touch brakes Yes
info Adjustable handle Yes
info Stands folded No
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