Mity-Lite Comfort Seating Classic Banquet Chair - Aluminum
Mity-Lite currently (Aug 2011) offers the Access Series Banquet Chair, the Classic Series Steel Banquet, the Classic Series Aluminum Banquet, the Essential Series Steel, the Essential Series Aluminum and the Prestige Series Aluminum Chairs.
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Mity-Lite Comfort Series Detailed Product Information
The flagship of Mity-Lite's newly expanded Comfort Seating Banquet Chair brand, the Classic Series presents customers with limitless design possibilities and short lead times. Durable yet lightweight construction exceeds BIFMA standards and utilizes eco-friendly materials. Classic Series chairs also feature Mity-Lite's patented FormFlex™ seat base and patented flex-back recline system to provide a supreme level of comfort and quality. Classic Series chairs are ideal for banquets, events, training, and conference facilities of any size that require dependable stacking, a high degree of customization, or shorter lead times.
- Almost limitless possibilities in design, comfort, and value with a shorter lead time
- Durable yet lightweight steel or aluminum chair frame stacks 10 high
- 20+ scratch-resistant powder coated finishes for a distinct look that lasts
- Plush 2.5-inch thick MDI polyurethane foam for long-term seating comfort
- Patented FormFlex™ seat & flex-back option for unsurpassed comfort
- Limitless design possibilities with 100's of traditional & sustainable fabrics
- Permanent stain protection on virtually any fabric with Nano-Tex™ option
- Exceeds BIFMA standards and supports more than 1,000 pounds (454kg)
- Environmentally friendly construction
Pricing Information: Available in generous width CS410G $16 upcharge. Arm Chair $24 upcharge. All up-charges are added to the price of the chair after the quantity discount is applied. Chrome or plastic glidesavailable (no addtional charge)
Detailed Specification Information
Frame: The front, back, and legs are made of .875” [22.2mm], 18 gauge [1.3mm] tubular steel. The seat support is made of .5” [12.7cm], 18 gauge [1.3mm] tubular steel. A high grade Argon gas mixture is used for clean, smooth, and strong welds. Each weld is approximately 1” [25.4cm] long. The leg is welded in 7 places.
Glides: The glides are nickel-plated with a rubber compression spacer to absorb shock.
Stack Bar and Ganging: The stack bar is standard and is made of 0.5” [12.7mm], 18 gauge [1.3mm] tubular steel. Two optional ganging devices are available including a 16 gauge [1.5mm] steel stack bar ganging device that is welded to the stack bar and is compatible with the Shelby Williams® ganging system. The frame ganging device is comprised of 3/16” [4.8mm] solid steel rod and is welded to the seat frame. The gap between chairs when ganged is 2 7/8” between seat cushions for stack bar ganging and 3 1/4” between seat cushion for frame ganging.
Anti-Sway Bars: Made of .5” [12.7mm] 18 guage [1.3mm] tubular steel and add to the stability of the steel frame.
Frame Finish: Finish is an electrostatically applied powder coating over a phosphate treated steel frame. The powder is cured in a computer-controlled oven for enhanced precision and extended durability. A clear topcoat is available for an additional charge.
Stack Buttons: Eight stack buttons protect the finish and stabilize the legs when the chairs are stacked.
Back: The upholstery and foam are stapled to an injection molded polypropylene insert, which is attached to the chair back frame. Foam is .75” [1.9cm] thick [front of backrest], .25” [.6cm] thick [back of backrest] polyurethane.
Flex-Back: Full flex travel is 5.5 inches +/- .25”, and has been successfully tested to more than 1,000,000 full cycles. Patented flex device features a unique fail-safe apparatus with all parts and mechanisms located internally to avoid pinch points.
Seat: The upholstery and foam are stapled to an injection molded polypropylene seat base. Optional FormFlex™ seat base features concentric oval patterns designed to flex with the weight of the user (patented). The seat attaches to the chair via three molded-
in front tabs inserted into corresponding attachment points in the steel frame, and four molded-in rear clips which snap around the underside seat support. Foam is 2.5” [6cm] thick high-resiliency 2.8 lb. MDI polyurethane.
Pitch: Flex-back chairs feature a dining pitch in the non-flexed position, while nonflex back chairs feature event pitch.
Standards: Classic Series chairs meet or exceed all applicable tests from ANSI / BIFMA X 5.1 - 2002. All upholstery and foam meet or exceed California Bulletin 117. Optional Kevlar upholstery lining is available if California TB 133 compliance is required.
Generous Size Banquet Chair: Generous size banquet chairs are available only with a crown back. Please allow for these additional measurements: 2 inches [5cm] in width, 1.5 inches [3.8cm] in height, 1 lb. [.45kg] in weight and .5 yd [.46m] of additional fabric. Cushion width 16.25” [41cm].
Weight Capacity: 1,000 [454kg] lbs.
Stacking: Optimal storage density is 10 chairs per stack. Stack density is 4.8” [12cm] per chair.
Warranty: Mity-Lite, Inc. warrants its Classic Series Steel chair frames to be free from defects in materials and workmanship under
normal use, service, and handling for a period of fifteen  years. Mity-Lite, Inc. warrants its chair fabric, foam, seat base and
paint for a period of one  year from the date of purchase. Customer’s Own Material must meet Mity-Lite standards. Upholstery is NOT warranted for outdoor use
Other DetailsMity-Lite, Inc. warrants its Classic Series Steel chair frames to be free from defects in materials and workmanship under normal use, service, and handling for a period of fifteen  years. Mity-Lite, Inc. warrants its chair fabric, foam, seat base and paint for a period of one  year from the date of purchase. Customers Own Material must meet Mity-Lite standards. Upholstery is NOT warranted for outdoor use.
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I was surprised at the options that Trident can offer---and the prices for that customization I a are amazing. I can design my own chair and have it built for a very reasonable price. And Trident is great to work with. They know chairs.