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Rifton Medium Hi/Lo Base Activity Chair (R850) - Rifton Equipment

Manufacturer:Rifton Equipment
Unit of Measure: Ea

Item Number:R850

Your Price:   $3,915.00
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Product Description

The Rifton Activity Chair provides versatile, adaptable and active seating for every classroom activity. The therapist guided design of the Activity chair features includes the ability to adjust the chair, without tools, while the child is in the chair. The abundant range of positioning accessories allows the caregiver to create a classroom chair ideal for any and all special needs.

The Hi/Lo base was designed for instant access to any activity.

Includes: Hi-Low Base, Seat / Back, and Push Handles.
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No-tool adjustments

No-tool adjustments

The Rifton Activity Chair makes adjustments simple. No tools are needed for any adjustment, making it an ideal choice for the busy special needs classroom.

Adjust with child in chair

Adjust with child in chair

The Rifton Activity Chair can be easily adjusted while a child is in the chair. This saves time and makes adjustments much simpler to gauge.



The Rifton Activity Chair tilt-in-space feature encourages sit-to-stand and rest positions. The R850 Hi/Lo base tilts 15° forward and 25° back.

Spring Option

Spring Option

The optional springs on the Rifton Activity Chair allow for calming through self-stim. The spring column can be locked when not in use. The R850 Hi/Lo base has an optional spring in the backrest making it an ideal choice for children with autism.

Hi/Lo base foot pump

Hi/Lo base foot pump

The R850 Hi/Lo base comes with a foot pump for height adjustment, allowing the Hi/Lo base to be adjusted to any height between 12" to 23" (3058cm) from the floor. This makes even floor-level participation possible. The chairs height can also easily be set for lateral transfers.

Choice of 6 pad colors

Choice of 6 pad colors

The Rifton Activity Chair seat and backrest pads are made of polyurethane foam, with a polyurethane coated fabric cover. The pads come in 6 choices to add color to your special needs classroom.

Frame Width:27.50"
Seat Height Above Floor:12" - 23"
Seat Angle:15° Forward, 25° Back
Backrest Angle (Spring Option uses 10° of Back for Adjustment):5° Forward, 20° Back
Seat Height Above Footboard:12" - 16.50"
Seat Width w/ Hip Guides:8.50" - 11.50"
Seat Width w/o Hip Guides:14"
Seat Depth:11" - 16"
Armrest Height Above Seat:7" - 10.50"
Trunk Support Width:6.50" - 12"
Backrest Height:15.50" - 19"
Headrest Height Above Seat:17.50" - 24.50"
Weight Capacity:150lbs.
  • Therapist-guided Design
  • Tool Free Adjustments
  • Wide Range of Optional Accessories
  • Active Seating
  • Hi/Lo Base for Instant Access to Any Activity
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