[sf-perl] office chairs

Quinn Weaver qw at sf.pm.org
Thu Sep 28 21:00:14 PDT 2006

On Tue, May 30, 2006 at 07:17:13AM -0700, Quinn Weaver wrote:

> [...]

> While we're on the topic, I am thinking of buying a new desk.
> I tend to switch back and forth between a desktop and a laptop
> for ergonomic reasons.  I think my best bet is to get something
> that lets adjust monitor height instantly (and ideally keyboard
> height too), so what I really need a desk that consists of two
> planes, each of which can be moved up or down easily.
> Does anyone know of such a beast, offhand?

Finally got around to buying one.  I chose the Tradewinds SOHO workstation:


Finding a better price is left as an exercise for the reader (I bought
mine at a brick-and-mortar store after trying out various stuff).

In the original thread, Rich was asking about chairs.  Interestingly,
I found a chair I liked too, but I couldn't justify spending the money
on it:


It looks completely bizarre, but it's very comfortable.  It really
keeps your spine straight and your feet comfortably planted--and, yes,
it is much like riding posture.

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