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Chair Jargon 

We’ve come to realise that although the team at Barkham Office Furniture understand each other when we are talking about individual mechanisms our chairs have, you most probably don’t. 

So let’s make it a little easier for you, below you’ll find a list of the most popular features, what they do, why you need them and how they help (we’ve even thrown in a couple of diagrams to really help you guys out).
             
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Seat Height Adjustment
 
Usually operated by a simple leaver or sometimes a button, seat height adjustment means that you’re able to set your chair to the perfect height
 
Seat Depth Adjustment
 
Slide the seat cushion forward and backwards then lock into position
 
Backrest Height Adjustment
 
Independently height adjustable backrests provide support for taller people as well allowing anyone to set the backrest to the perfect height
360 Degree Swivel
 
 
A standard feature on all operator chairs is the ability to spin around providing you with full easy access to your desk
 
Syncro Tilt Mechanism
 
Your backrest, seat and arms all move together allowing for a synchronising tilt motion
Width Adjustable Arms
 
Set the width of the chair arms so they fit with your body shape and size
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Back Tilt Mechanism
 
 
Independent backrest tilt allows your backrest to tilt forward and backwards whilst the seat pad remains
Tension Control
 
 
Control the rate and ease of your recline
Tilt Lock
 
 
Lock your seat in position once upright or reclined
Height Adjustable Lumber
 
Set the lumber to the correct place on your back to create a fully ergonomic chair
Height Adjustable Arms
 
Independently height adjustable arms allow for full ergonomic adjustability
3D Adjustable Arms
 
 
Move your chair arms both forwards, backwards and side to side