Draughtsmans Chairs

Office stationery supply an extensive selection of office seating, from basic operators chairs for part time computer use, to ergonomic office chairs as well as heavy duty seating for prolonged periods of use. All of our seating options are designed and manufactured by top brands including Dynamic, First, Arista, Jemini, Dams and more.

A draughtsmans chair is specially designed to give additional height over a standard operators chair making them better for use at work stations, work benches and even checkouts in retails shops. Draughtsmans chairs can be used at a range of heights and feature footrests for added comfort and support. By opting for this type of chair over a general office chair, you will limit the strain on the body and risk of injuries such as RSI.

Our draughtsmans chairs are available in a variety of colours including black, blue and red. You can also choose between a black or chrome base, depending on your preference.

If you need help to find the right chair for you, please give our friendly customer service team a call, we are always happy to help.

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What to look out for during choosing an office chair.

Height of the chair

This might be the most important of all other feature. Your feet ought to be flat on the floor while not compressing the back of your thighs, if not the blood supply to the feet and lower legs will be restricted resulting in tired and possibly numb legs.

Whenever you are working at a table which cannot be adjusted in height, you ought to align the users seat based upon the height of the table, lowering the chair until your arms are just above the table top. If your feet still do not rest flat on the carpet, you need to use a footrest in addition.

Depth of the chair

If the chair depth is not flexible, it should at the very least allow the user to sit within reach of the rear of the seat without having the backs of your knees pressing into the chair. The User is going to need to sit right at the back of the seat to make use of the backrest properly and assist the lumbar.

Supporting the lumbar using a backrest

Its a must that the chair has a backrest with an correct size and shape, to maintain support to the base and centre back correctly while not restricting arm or shoulder motions. The backrest must help you to uphold the healthy S-shape of your spine while you are seated.

Tilting the backrest

Slanting the backrest permits you to take on a variety of positions. When you sit on a work chair, the angle in between your thighs and back must be approximately 95 to 105 degrees so that the users torso and upper body are open and not condensed. Opening up a lot more of the position in between your torso and thighs will let you breathe much better, supplying more oxygen to your body.

Dynamic seating

A human body is not designed for stationary positions, especially sitting. The longer you work , the greater the significance of seat movement gets, such as an capability to lean back. Its much healthier to make slight movements in the chair instead of always fidgeting.

Such seat movements depend on the users weight, so desk chairs ought to preferably feature an auto weight adjustment. Otherwise, the user might be able to adjust the tension of the backrest, in order that youre in complete stability regardless of whether you are upright or tilting back, and capable to maintain a good posture without being required to exert increased pressure.

Your options of armrests

If you are going to devote quite some time in the seat, you will need to assist the weight of the arms. Secured height armrests are okay for infrequent use, however for extensive use, these ought to adjust, at the very least in height. Elevation adjustable arms can be lowered to go nicely under the desk anytime the seat is not being used.

The preferred ergonomic seats allows you to change the width between armrests to suit your body width, so that they are close to you where you require them.

In the event the armrests prevent you getting close to the table or desk, you will end up sitting to the front edge of chair and then not have the means to make use of the backrest the right way, because of this losing lumbar support.

Swivel and spin!

This is additionally a quite important option. While youre working, you can require to reach other elements of the desk. If the chair doesnt swivel, you might need to commonly turn your back to reach, this is not good for your back.

What the seat are covered with

The chair, armrest and backrest should be padded firmly enough to support one, but should really feel soft enough so you to not ever feel pressure points, or the rigidness of the chair frame.

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