POINT 40 compact a mechanism that allows you to choose the desired angle of the backrest and to lock it in several positions. One of the most important features of the mechanism is that the seat and backrest are not connected. When the backrest moves, the seat remains fixed.
Our experts recommend that chairs with a contact mechanism should be chosen for people who usually prefer a fixed sitting position when sitting and appreciate a greater angle between the legs and the torso when reclined.
The firmness of the chair’s oscillation can be adjusted individually according to the weight of the sitter. Office chair POINT 40 compact with pneumatic lift easily rises or lowers to the desired seating height. Task chair POINT 40 compact with contact mechanism recommends for sitting for more than 8 hours.
Advantages of a chair without armrests
Chair armrests are not necessary or useful in all situations. There are advantages that may make Desk chair POINT 40 compact the right choice for you. A chair with armrests takes up more space, so for those looking for a solution for the home or office where space is limited, we recommend you consider a chair without armrests. This optimises the space in the office, but at the same time creates a comfortable and practical environment.
Armless chairs offer greater freedom of movement. This is particularly useful in workplaces where people need to move around a lot and reach for things. It is also worth noting that armless chairs are cheaper than chairs with armrests. This solution can allow people on a budget to buy a better quality chair.
Whether a chair needs armrests is determined by budget, the specifics of the job and the space availability. If it is difficult to decide whether a chair with armrests is right for you, we recommend to visit our showroom or contact our consultants.
Tapestry seat and backrest
This POINT 40 compact is covered with tapestry fabric. This type of fabric is particularly popular because it is soft and pleasant to the touch and comes in a wide range of colours. The tapestry chairs are very easy to match with the surrounding furniture and decor.
Tapestry is a relatively durable and long-lasting material, so the chair can be used comfortably for many years.
It is worth mentioning that chairs covered in mesh or tapestry sometimes can become a favorite place for cats to scratch their claws. Therefore, before buying an office chair POINT 40 compact, consider your pet’s taste as well. If this may be a problem, we suggest you contact the specialists at the Chair Center to find the right solution for you.
Adjustable backrest height
POINT 40 compact has a height-adjustable backrest. Often the backrests are slightly curved to replicate the curve of the spine. The height of the backrest of the chair allows to adjust so that the lumbar region of the body is comfortably supported and there is no discomfort.
Height adjustment allows the backrest to be adapted to different people of different heights and body shapes. The adjustable backrest height is a great feature for chairs that will be used by more than one person or for tall/low people. For more information on how to adjust your chair correctly, read our blog or contact our consultants.
Ergonomically shaped seat
Ergonomic chair POINT 40 compact has an ergonomically shaped seat. The moulding follows the shape of the body, distributes the weight of the body and prevents the pelvis from sliding towards the front of the seat. Maintaining the correct seating position maintains correct back posture, resulting in less fatigue and back pain.
It is worth noting that in rare cases, for extremely tall or short people, seat moulding may not fully conform to the shape of the body or may otherwise cause discomfort, If you would like to find out more about whether seat moulding is right for you, we recommend that you contact one of our consultants or visit our showroom.
Classically shaped backrest
Computer chair POINT 40 compact has a classically shaped backrest. This type of backrest provides comfortable back support for people of all heights and body shapes. For some customers ergonomically shaped backrests are not comfortable and sometimes cause discomfort. Classically shaped backrests are more likely to make it easier to find a comfortable sitting position. It is worth noting that the shape of the backrest is a very personal choice. If more than one person will be using this POINT 40 compact chair, or if you are not sure which back shape would suit you best, we recommend that you try it out live in our showroom.
10 mm castors (for soft floors)
Office chair POINT 40 compact is with castors for soft flooring. If the chair is used on hard flooring (wooden flooring, parquet, laminate), the surface may be damaged or scratched over time.
Our specialists recommend that you purchase additional castors for hard flooring. Wheel axle 10 mm. The castors are made of thermoplastic elastomer, sometimes called thermoplastic rubber, which is a physical mixture of polymers consisting of materials with both thermoplastic and elastomeric properties. These wheels are softer and do not scratch hard flooring.
We recommend purchasing a plastic mat under the chair to protect the more sensitive floor covering. If a stable, fixed seating position is desired, we recommend chair feet instead of castors. When choosing chair castors, it is very important to pay attention to the type of use and the floor covering, if you are not sure we recommend you contact our consultants or visit our showroom.
Made in Bavaria – TopStar
POINT 40 compact was produced by TopStar, one of the world’s largest office chair manufacturers. The company is known for its German quality, wide range of products and focus on office ergonomic solutions. The manufacturer is a leader in the implementation of eco-friendly solutions in product packaging, with more than 8 international eco-certifications. We are proud to be a TopStar Authorized Supplier.
Task chair POINT 40 compact is made of easily recyclable materials, the parts of the chair are free of impurities and can be easily separated during recycling. This ensures that after many years of use, the chair will be easily and sustainably recycled. This is a very important function of the chair in order to reduce the global footprint of the products we sell.
We see corporate environmental sustainability as our duty and responsibility. Our company is certified to the EN ISO 14001 Standard for Effective Environmental Management. This certification demonstrates that the company assesses and addresses environmental factors in its procurement, production and supply chains. The EN ISO 14001 standard is an international European standard, recognised in all EU countries, which demonstrates the company’s commitment to ecology to its customers.
Awards and certificates
German quality – GS certificate
OEKO-TEX quality certificate
POINT 40 compact complies with and has been awarded the STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX quality certificate. The purpose of the standard is to ensure that the textile material does not contain any harmful chemicals or other substances. This is particularly important as our bodies interact with the fabrics of the chair on a daily basis and children come into contact with the fabrics. OEKO-TEX certification tests various parts of the production process, from the dyeing of the material to the hemming. Random quality tests ensure that the fabrics of the product you buy are free of any harmful or harmful substances.
Blue-Angel ecology certificate
This product is also Blue-Angel certified. This certification has been created in 1978 to identify environmentally produced German products. The Blue-Angel label ensures that the company’s products have met various ecological environmental standards and indicates that Computer chair POINT 40 compact is a more environmentally friendly choice than competitors’ products.
Castors for hard flooring
Additional castors are desinged for hard floors (wooden, laminate floors). Castor axle 10 mm. The castors are made of thermoplastic elastomer, sometimes called thermoplastic rubber, which is a physical mixture of polymers consisting of materials with both thermoplastic and elastomeric properties. These wheels are softer and do not scratch hard flooring.
If you prefer a stable sitting position on this work chair, you can also purchase optional feet instead of castors. When choosing chair castors, it is very important to pay attention to the type of use and the floor covering, if you are not sure we recommend you contact our consultants or visit our showroom. Learn more.
Our specialists recommends taking breaks during work based on medical research. Taking a 15-minute break every 45 minutes to move around. Prolonged sitting in one fixed position increases the likelihood of chronic pain and cardiovascular disease. We recommend combining seated work with standing work, together at a height-adjustable table! Learn more
When you buy an office chair, we often get questions about whether the castors can be replaced with feet. Of course! An office chair with feet is stable and its functionality remains unchanged. This is especially true for workplaces where there is a small, limited working area and stability is needed: shops, warehouses and production companies. People with disabilities or elderly customers often ask for chairs with feet. Learn more.