Humanscale Liberty Side Guest Chair

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Description

A design driven by Humanscale’s passion for the environment, the Liberty Side chair was created to push the boundaries of minimalism found in the Liberty task chair and be as simple and environmentally friendly as possible, without sacrificing Humanscale's philosophy of complete, automatic comfort. Niels Diffrient developed the Liberty Side to showcase the same complete-body comfort found in Humanscale task chairs, but made with lightweight, recyclable and long-lasting materials.

About Liberty Side Chair - Using Humanscale's tri-panel backrest construction, the Liberty Side chair offers body-fitting comfort and lumbar support. This contemporary, multipurpose chair uses revolutionary Form-Sensing Mesh Technology and a pivoting backrest to provide complete support during a gentle recline. Designed to complement the Liberty task chair, the Liberty Side is a beautiful and versatile chair that encourages the same balanced movement throughout the day.

Design Story - "I keep thinking, 'how much simpler can this be? and come up with the end result." - Niels Diffrient, Designer.

Created by legendary designer Niels Diffrient, the Liberty side chair complements the Liberty task chair and offers comfort, style and flexibility in a conference seat. Diffrient collaborated with textiles designer Elizabeth Whelan to make a mesh design with give, but that would still provide enough firmness for automatic lumbar support. Liberty’s mesh back is formed by combining three panels of this mesh in the same way a tailor combines multiple pieces of fabric to make a shirt. The result is a conference chair with custom-made contours to fit and support the human body in unprecedented comfort.

 

Technical Drawing

Technical drawing for Humanscale Liberty Side Guest Chair

 

Features

  • Self-Adjusting Recline - The Liberty Side chair features an intelligent counter-balance recline mechanism that automatically provides the right amount of support through the full range of recline motion, regardless of user size and weight. Unlike many conference chairs, it is flexible and encourages the user to stay active, while keep them comfortable.

  • Environmental Design - Made predominantly from lightweight 100% recycled die-cast aluminum, the Liberty Side chair was created to be long-lasting and environmentally friendly. Overall, it is constructed from 85% recycled content and is 99% recyclable. The textiles for the chair’s seat were chosen especially to complement the high environmental standard. Its modular design means it can be customized and easily updated as needed.

  • Tailored Comfort - With a unique mesh back and seat, the Liberty Side chair is sturdy and supportive, ensuring complete comfort. The back tri-panel construction is breathable due to the mesh and offers customized support, while the backrest pivot offers additional comfort. The mesh seat has a frameless front edge that is supportive yet soft. The perfect chair for conferences, meeting rooms and hospitality seating, the Liberty Side chair’s ergonomic support ensure the user can sit comfortably all day long.

 

Specifications

Armrest Height Range

-

Footprint

TBD

Chair Weight

9.7 kg (21.4 lbs.)

Backrest Recline

-

Backrest Tilt

10 degrees

User Weight

45.4 kg -136 kg (100 - 300 lbs.)

User Height

152 - 193 cm (5'0" - 6'4")

Warranty

15 years

Warranty - Fabric, Cushions & Arm Pads

5 years

 

Liberty and the Environment

Humanscale is committed to environmental sustainability and continually strives to design, engineer and manufacture products that compared to others in the same class - consume less of the Earth's limited resources. This is accomplished by creating products that

  • Weigh less, requiring less raw materials

  • Use fewer parts and manufacturing processes

  • Contain a high percentage of recycled content

  • Contain a high percentage of recyclable content

 

Wherever possible, Humanscale uses aluminum as its material of choice. Our aluminum is 100% recycled and recyclable. It never degrades, so it can be reused over and over again. And because recyclers are paid a premium for aluminum scrap, we believe that the aluminum in our products will almost surely be recycled when the time comes. Using aluminum usually costs us more than plastics or other alternatives, but our products are better for it. And so is the environment.

The Liberty chair is a great example of Humanscale's environmental purpose.

  • Made predominantly of aluminum, followed by plastic and steel

  • Contains 54% recycled content (32% post-consumer, 22% post-industrial)

  • 93% recyclable

  • Weighs only 27 lbs.

  • Designed for easy disassembly

  • Ships in 40% recycled packaging, or blanket-wrapped when feasible

  • Greenguard Certified

 

LEED Credit

The Liberty chair can help a project earn points toward LEED-CI Certification in the following areas

  • Credit 4.1 (1 Point) - Recycled Content (10%)

  • Credit 4.2 (1 Point) - Recycled Content (20%)

  • Credit 4.5 (1 Point) - Low-emitting Materials (Liberty is Greenguard Certified)

  • Credit 5.1 (1 Point) - Regionally manufactured within 500 miles of Piscataway, NJ

 

 

Option 1: Seat Back Style

 

  • Mesh Seat and Mesh Back

 

 

Option 2: Mesh Color and Style

 

Monofilament Stripe
Textile Code: M

Made specifically for our tri-panel, mesh-backed chairs, Monofilament Stripe has an elastic composition that achieves strength through its distinctive weave structure to provide unmatched support. Its classic stripe pattern is available in various striking colors. Mesh - Designed by Elizabeth Whelan

Technical Information
Content: 82% Polyester, 18% Nylon
Width: 50"
Weave Repeat: 1.4" high and no horizontal repeat Finish: Water repellent
Brush Pill: Class 5, ASTM D-3511
Abrasion: 150,000 double rubs, ASTM D 4157 #10 cotton duck, Wyzenbeek
Colorfastness to Light: Class 4.5, 40 hours; AATCC Test Method 16, Option 3
Crocking: Dry: Class 5, Wet: Class 5, AATCC Method 8
Flammability: California technical bulletin 117, section E; NFPA 260 Cover Fabric, Class 1

Black M10

Black (M10)

Carbon M11

Carbon (M11)

Platinum M14

Platinum (M14)

Green M41

Green (M41)

Atlantic M51

Atlantic (M51)

Amber M81

Amber (M81)

 

Silver Check
Textile Code: C

Woven with monofilament and silver-plated yarns, Silver Check has a subtle metallic shimmer that creates a sophisticated finish to any chair. This non-stretch mesh is flexible and strong, providing ergonomic support to every user. Mesh - Designed by Elizabeth Whelan - Part of the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum Permanent Collection

Technical Information
Content: 74% Polyester, 26% Nylon
Width: 54"
Weave Repeat: 1/4" wide x 1/4" height
Finish: Water repellent
Brush Pill: Class 5, ASTM D-3511
Abrasion: 90,000 double rubs, ASTM D-4157 #10 cotton duck, Wyzenbeek
Colorfastness to Light: Class 4.5, 40 hours; AATCC Test Method 16, Option 3
Crocking: Dry: Class 5, Wet: Class 5, AATCC Method 8
Flammability: California technical bulletin 117, section E; NFPA 260 Cover Fabric, Class 1

Alloy C12

Alloy (C12)

Topaz C32

Topaz (C32)

Sapphire C62

Sapphire (C32)

Ruby C71

Ruby (C71)

   

 

Dash
Textile Code: A

 

Platinum (A14)

Platinum (A14)

 

 

 

Zink (A19)

Zinc (A19)

 

 

Pinstripe
Textile Code: N

Inspired by the Brooklyn Bridge, Pinstripe explores the idea of “suspension.” Composed of two Monofilament stretch yarns, Pinstripe helps the chair’s tri-panel backrest cradle the user’s body and features a floating line of color for a distinctive aesthetic. Mesh - Designed by Elizabeth Whelan - Part of the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum Permanent Collection

Black

Black (N10)

Cadmium

Cadmium (N34)

Citron

Citron (N43)

Crimson

Crimson (N74)

Cyan

Cyan (N58)

Graphite

Graphite (N03)

           

Silver

Silver (N02)

White

White (N01)

       

 

Catena
Textile Code: J

Catena features a pure, clean weave - free of any additional patterns or motifs - in colors inspired by the rich hues of spices, which allow the chair to seamlessly integrate into its setting. It’s simple aesthetic makes it a classic design choice for modern and contemporary environments. Mesh - Designed by Elizabeth Whelan

Black

Black (J10)

Poppy seed

Poppy Seed (J1A)

Caraway

Caraway (J1B)

Bayberry

Bayberry (J35)

Cornflower

Cornflower (J50)

 

 

 

Options 3: Armrests

 

Humanscale Liberty Side Chair

 

 

 

 

Armrest Options

  • Armless

  • Fixed Duron Arms

  • Fixed Duron Gel Arms

                                               

 

Options 4: Frame - Trim - Base

 

  • Black with Black Trim

  • Silver with Silver Trim

  • Silver with Black Trim

  • Polished Aluminum with Black Trim

  • Polished Aluminum with Silver Trim

 

 

Model Liberty Side
Manufacturer Humanscale
Part Number Liberty Side
Weight Chair 9.7 kg (21.4 lbs)
Tilt Backrest 10 degree
Weight User 45.4 kg -136 kg (100 - 300 lbs)
Height Range 152 - 193 cm (5'0" - 6'4")
Warranty 15 years. Fabric, Cushions & Arm Pads - 5 years

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Humanscale Liberty Side Guest Chair

Limited Warranty

Humanscale offers the following warranties on its products, subject to any exclusions and limitations as set forth below:

Product Warranty
Customer’s Own Material (COM, COL) No Warranty
Switch Mouse 1 Year, 24/7 Warranty
Technology Products 3 Years, Limited Warranty
Element Series Lights 10 Years, 24/7 Warranty
Horizon Series Lights 10 Years, 24/7 Warranty
Diffrient Series Lights 5 Years, 24/7 Warranty
Float Table, (Mechanical) 5 Years, 24/7 Warranty
eFloat and Electric Float 5 Years, 24/7 Warranty
QuickStand Sit/Stand Workstation, QuickStand Lite, QuickStand Eco, QuickStand Underdesk 5 Years, 24/7 Warranty
Fabric/Cushions/Arm Pads 5 Years, Single-Shift Warranty
M2, M/Flex & Para/Flex Monitor Arms 15 Years, 24/7 Warranty
M4, M7 & M8 Monitor Arms with Gas Cylinder Components 10 Years, 24/7 Warranty
Ballo Stool 3 Years, Single-Shift Warranty
Vessel Lights 10 Years, 24/7 Warranty, 3 Years 24/7 Warranty for the power supply driver
M/Connect 3 Years, 24/7 Warranty
M/Power 3 Years, 24/7 Warranty
M/Connect 2 3 Years, 24/7 Warranty
Monarch Mat 3 Years, 24/7 Warranty
Office IQ 1 Year, 24/7 Warranty
All other seating and products detailed in a current Humanscale Price Guide, unless otherwise specified 15 Years, 24/7 Warranty
All other products NOT detailed in a current Humanscale Price Guide Varies; consult your Humanscale representative for details

Modifying or tampering with any part of the base of the Float Table will render the warranty void. The warranty on the Float Table applies to the base and work surface if the table top is provided by Humanscale, and only to base if the table top is provided by a third-party, provided that the third-party table top meets the following requirements: (i) has a depth of 36" or less, (ii) has a width of 72" or less, and (iii) the total weight load including work surface is no more than 130 lbs for the standard base and no more than 160 lbs for the heavy duty base.

Note: Ballo is not a task chair. It has not passed the BIFMA or European EN standards for office seating. The Ballo in an exercise chair that is designed for dynamic seating and frequent movement. All Ballo instructions should be followed to ensure a comfortable experience.

Modifying or tampering with any part of the base of the eFloat or electric Float will render the warranty void. The warranty on the eFloat and electric Float applies to the base and work surface if the table top is provided by Humanscale, and only to base if the table top is provided by a third-party, provided that the third-party table top meets the following requirements: (i) has a depth of 36" or less, (ii) has a width of 72" or less, and (iii) a total weight load including work surface of no more than 200 lbs.

The warranties for the Vessel lights exclude labor and other costs associated with the installation and/or removal of the lights from ceilings, walls, fixtures, etc. Further, Humanscale has no warranty obligations if the product is affected by internal or external environmental conditions (including but not limited to water, moisture, outdoor use, or temperature damage), power fluctuations, improper power supply, or if the product is not installed and used in compliance will all applicable standards and electrical codes.

These warranties are available to the original end-user customer only and are non-transferable. For these warranties to be valid, the Humanscale product must have been purchased directly from Humanscale and/or an authorized dealership, distributor, retailer and/or reseller of Humanscale products. If products are procured through an authorized dealership, distributor, retailer and/or reseller, the end-user customer must be registered with Humanscale for the warranty to be in effect. Humanscale warrants that, at the time of customer’s receipt, the product will be in good working order and will be free from defects in materials and workmanship for the duration of the warranty term, as set forth above. These warranties do not apply to normal wear and tear or damage caused by accident, neglect, product abuse, misuse and/or failure to follow instructions relating to the product’s installation or intended use. Humanscale will not be responsible for damage due to service, maintenance, modifications or tampering by anyone other than a Humanscale authorized representative. Humanscale will not be responsible for injury or damage caused by or associated with the installation and/or use of products in any manner other than in strict conformance with the instructions set forth in its installation manuals and instruction sheets and/or product literature. These warranties do not cover damage caused by a carrier or transportation of the product from one location to another, or alterations made by owner. Humanscale does not warrant damages or defects to the products under the following conditions: an Act of God, damage from electrical power problems, usage of parts or components not supplied by Humanscale, failure to perform preventative maintenance, or damage caused by peripherals not supplied by Humanscale.

In the event a product or product part is defective in material or workmanship during the warranty period, and Humanscale receives written notice of the defect within the warranty period, Humanscale will determine with customer if the defect is covered under warranty. Humanscale, at its option, may repair or replace the defective product or product part determined to be under warranty with the same or comparable product or product part as determined by Humanscale, at customer’s location or at a designated Humanscale location. The labor costs associated with the repair of the product or product part may be the responsibility of Humanscale if the product or product part is determined to be under warranty. Humanscale must pre-approve the labor costs prior to the repair or replacement of warranty products or product parts. Customer must contact Humanscale to obtain a Return Authorization through the Humanscale Customer Service Department. Performance of any repair or replacement does not renew or extend the warranty period. If, after examining and testing a returned product or product part, Humanscale determines that the product or product part is not defective, Humanscale will notify customer and return the product or product part to customer. Customer will be responsible for the freight charges associated with the return of non-defective products or product parts. To return a product or product part for repair that is not covered by warranty, Customer must request a Return Authorization through the Humanscale Customer Service Department. Customer will bear the costs of labor and freight charges associated with non-warranty repair. Customer will be charged a standard repair fee, specific to the product, for any product that is repaired outside of the warranty period. Repairs on products out of warranty also carry a 90-day warranty, effective the day that Customer receives the repaired product or product part. For products that are not covered under warranty: Customer may upgrade to a newer, functionally equivalent product at the list price; the product or product part will be returned to Customer; or Customer can request in writing that Humanscale dispose of the product or product part for Customer, in which case a fee may apply as designated by local law.

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Purchaser’s remedies set forth herein are exclusive and the liability of Humanscale with respect to the breach of this agreement or any contract entered into between the parties pursuant hereto shall not exceed the price of the product or part on which such liability is based. In no event will Humanscale be liable to purchasers for any special, collateral, incidental or consequential damages however caused, whether by Humanscale’s negligence or otherwise. The remedies provided above are the purchaser’s sole remedies for any failure of Humanscale to comply with its obligations regarding the workmanship of its products. Correction of any nonconformity in the manner and for the period of time provided shall constitute complete fulfillment of all liabilities of Humanscale, with respect to or arising out of the product furnished hereunder.