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Manufacturer's Product Description

Designed by Carl Magnusson

RPM features racy lines, one-of-a-kind details, ahead-of-the-curve affordability, advanced adjustments and high-back support

Product scope includes task chair, side chair and stool

Handles the most demanding tasks ¶_ start-ups, call centers, shared workspaces ¶_ with great style and ergonomic ease

Responds to the demands of the fast-paced modern office with one-of-a-kind details like molded base treads and sculpted levers

Includes easy-to-use adjustments designed for quick access when seated. Instructions attached

RPM features retractable side tension control, and a knob ergonomically shaped for easy gripping

Synchronized tilt for comfortable recline

High-back support with 4" height adjustment

5-position tilt lock, the forward tilt eliminating strain during intensive keyboarding

360¶§ swivel

Soft, ergonomically shaped armpads

The total recycled content of RPM is 58.13% (15.35% post consumer and 42.78% post industrial)


Outer shells

Color-integrated, textured polypropylene

Seat structure

Glass-reinforced nylon with steel connectors (for basic control, laminated plywood)

Back and J-Bar structure

Glass-reinforced nylon, ABS and steel connector plate

Cushions and upholstery

Insert molded high resilience urethane foam. Back is permanently bonded to CFC-free foam. RPM covers are knitted to fit the cushion

Fixed height and arms/high-performance arms

Color-integrated, textured, glass-reinforced nylon

Arm pads

Molded urethane and steel substructure


Color-integrated, textured, glass-reinforced nylon

Casters and glides

Black, color-integrated, textured nylon


Basic, Advanced, High Task/Basic and High Task/Advanced models, as well as a side chair and stool

Two arm options: fixed with 2¶_ width adjustability or high-performance with four adjustments (3.5" height, 2" width, 3-position pivot and front-to-back positioning)

Two synchronized tilt control options: basic and advanced, with 2.5" sliding seat depth adjustment

Stylish upholstery in a wide range of KnollTextiles and 3 high-tech patterns: Tread¶_, Radial¶_ and Speedway¶_, the colors coordinating seamlessly with all our office seating

Sustainable Design

The RPM chair has earned GREENGUARD Certification for Indoor Air Quality for low-emitting products and can help you meet the U.S. Green Building Council¶_s LEED¶_ requirements

RPM Office Chairs (KSP & FSP) pass all ANSI/BIFMA X5.1-2002 requirements.

The total recycled content of RPM is 58.13% (15.35% post consumer and 42.78% post industrial)


Activity with RPM High Task Chair