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08-22-2002, 04:26 AM
Any idea? Online resource?

Answer of few questions, such as: What kind of chair is best for me?

08-22-2002, 05:35 AM
www.google.com ... do STFW... :rolleyes:

08-22-2002, 05:38 AM
doing that..

found http://www.system-concepts.com/hsweek/backpain.html

Need more specific... any help from you :)

08-22-2002, 07:28 AM
The two most basic requirements for a safe chair are:

Adjustable height positions
Adjustable back positions

Personally I have a leather, high back executive style chair - v.v. comfy indeed :)

08-22-2002, 12:49 PM
Ergonomically, my chair is the worst, it is one of our dining room chairs. No adjustments possible. Why do I use it? Simple, however I slouch in it, it makes no noise. My ergonomic computer chair creaks and squeaks whenever I shift position. Now, consider, it is me that cannot sleep at night, the computer, ( and therefore the chair), is right outside the bedroom where my darling wife is sleeping.

Quiet chair, bad back, contented wife, figure...

08-22-2002, 07:02 PM
I've got a wooden kitchen table chair, its really uncomfortable. It puts marks on my back, arg.