Seating Durability Tests - Cyclic For Flip Arm Office Chair

- Jul 31, 2018-


Seating Durability Tests - Cyclic


Testing was performed per ANSI/BIFMA X5.1-2017, Section 10.


A 406 mm ± 13mm (16 in. ± 0.5 in.) diameter test bag containing metal media weighing 57 kg (125 lb.) shall be attached to a cycling device, permitting a free fall to the seat. The drop height and/or seat height shall be adjusted during the test if the drop height changes by more than 13 mm (0.5 in.).  The cycling device shall be set at a rate between 10 and 30 cycles per minute.The chair shall be tested to 100,000 cycles. See Photos for set up.