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Poll Results: Who should replace it?

 
  • 9% (12)
    You, you broke it!
  • 28% (38)
    Your boss, you dont get paid enough.
  • 9% (12)
    No one, let people stand for 8 hours.
  • 53% (71)
    Lose some weight dude...
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post #21 of 65
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Originally Posted by Dylan View Post
Stereotypical big prison officer?
Just thinking that. But you prob kick the inmates ass
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post #22 of 65
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Originally Posted by damric View Post
Make one of your prisoners build it

Seriously, use 4x4"s for legs, with crossbeams. For the seat you should use something like steel rebar welded into a mesh for flexiblity, with a few layers of cloth, a pillow, and memory foam. For the back, I'd use some springs, steel pipe and a padded 2x6. Monroe shocks/struts are optional, but recommended.
Actually....

I have a chair made out of wood and what I suspect to be brass. Given that brass is probably weaker than steel, I think that this is a good idea.
I'm pretty big, maybe 310, and my wooden chair feels very sturdy.
The seat and back are uncomfortable, but with some layers of cushioning it should work pretty well.

I think you should try it
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post #23 of 65
I got a real nice chair from Office Depot, and I'm pretty sure it's rated for 350lbs.
Cause when I got it I was 285lbs, and needed one that would stay comfortable and last, I'll see if I can find it.
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post #24 of 65
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Originally Posted by amdcpu4life View Post
This is the crazy look i give inmates:
Hey there.
     
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post #25 of 65
Here ya go.
Great chair, very comfortable for the big guy!
http://www.officedepot.com/a/product...ck-Chair/#tab4
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post #26 of 65
I think you should stand. I saw research done that people that sit at a desk compared to standing are not as fit. You could get a higher table set for your height (to maintain proper body position) and stand for the 8 hours. You'd get used to it and you wouldn't be as fat
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post #27 of 65
i saw something on lifehacker about standing desks. try that?
    
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post #28 of 65
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Originally Posted by iEATu View Post
I think you should stand. I saw research done that people that sit at a desk compared to standing are not as fit. You could get a higher table set for your height (to maintain proper body position) and stand for the 8 hours. You'd get used to it and you wouldn't be as fat
Dude... standing for 4 hours straight would kill me... and I'm 220. LOL
post #29 of 65
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Dude... standing for 4 hours straight would kill me... and I'm 220. LOL
Ha...don't worry about him! He'd never say that to your face!
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post #30 of 65
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Dude... standing for 4 hours straight would kill me... and I'm 220. LOL
awww cupcake im 250 and i stand for 8 hours a day 5 days a week lol. well i walk around alot but on my feet all day. you just get use to it
    
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