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Hi all, I hope you can help me, my current office chair is on its last legs due to over use, I am after a chair that I can adjust up and down and lean backwards, but without wheels. Currently whenever I press my rudder pedals, I find myself moving backwards which is rather annoying. Sadly all the chairs I can find come with wheels.

 

Anyone found any good office chairs that suit us simmers that they can recommend?

 

Looking at around the £100 - £150 mark

 

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I would agree with TINTIN

 

getting a car seat for my sim was one of the best purchases

 

Cheap as well, for under £30 from a scrap dealer, and go for a non electric one so you can adjust it manually :)

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I have a few car seats if anyone wants one....

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Thanks for the suggestions guys, have to say the idea of a car seat has got me thinking. If I get a frame made, I could also add brackets or attaching plates for Komodos heli controls. Fingers crossed should be cheapish as well.

 

Rich, if I pm you, would it be possible to let me know what size brackets or bolt positions I would need to add to chair frame.

 

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For the wheel issue, I placed my chair on a section of really thick carpetting with a non-skid pad underneath (over hardwood floor). It does not move an inch even though my pedals are braced against the wall.

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car seats... please go to my bio and look at the sim pit folder. At 400.00 cnd the seat it was kind of pricy but worth every cent... it's a joy to sit in and after hours of fun, no fatigue!

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