scandinavian chair

R2,572.00

the scandinavian chair consists of a forged and riveted folding metal frame. the two piece wooden seat is tapered for comfort and prevents water accumulation. a single steam-bent broad wooden backrest with a cut-out hand hold provides a support. timber is secured to metal frame with sold brass or stainless steel screws. 

design – unknown, 19th C european
availability: 3-7 days
suitable for outdoors.
select timber and metal finishes below to buy online
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dimensions

ref 1007
width 490
height 845
seat height 470
seat area 395/365

chair frame

mild steel

finish
galvanised

metal components are hot dip galvanised, but unpainted.
they are bright and silver when new, but soon assume a soft lead grey colour as they age. they will show traces of white rust as the zinc oxidises. this finish is recommended for furniture in close proximity to the sea.

galvanised

or

rust
metal components are acid-dipped and left to oxidise (rust).
they are brushed down and coated with a wax sealer to prevent brush off marks.

this finish will leave rust marks on paving and is not recommended for coastal situations.

rust

see here for maintenance and info on painted frames

chair slats

sustainably forested timber

natural

finish
natural

karri

grown and milled locally in knysna (south africa) it is regarded as an alien timber. karri is a hard dense, stringy timber, light pinkish brown to dark brown in colour, which assumes an attractive silver grey colour in approx. 6 months when left untreated and exposed to the elements.

karri new/weathered

or

jarrah

an australian timber which is a highly regarded hard wood, renown for its use in extreme conditions outside.
extremely stable and naturally resistant to boring insects. it is a dark reddish brown to light brown and pink in colour.
it will assume a silver grey colour similar to that of teak in approx. 18 months, when left untreated and exposed to the elements.
it has a longer lifespan than karri.

jarrah new / weathered

optional oiling – pronature outdoor oil is available to purchase if you would like to oil your timber

oiled

see here for maintenance and info on painted timber