Caster / Chair Base Durability Test – Cyclic

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BIFMA X5.1-2017 Tests

Section 16 – Caster / Chair Base Durability Test – Cyclic

  • Chair is cycled 2,000 times over 2”w x .125” h thresholds, placed according to specs.
  • 270 lbs. is placed in center of seat
  • Chair must travel 30” for each cycle
  • Thresholds are removed and chair is cycled an additional 98,000 times
  • At the conclusion, apply 5lbs. force inline with caster stem assembly

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