Review: East West Engineering ERCV Suspension Seat
East West Engineering ERCV Suspension Seat: The introduction
Manufacturing companies of heavy duty construction, agriculture, and material handling machinery are aware of the demand to provide more avenues to promote operator comfort. Since operating forklifts, excavators, tractors, and other equipment is already a very taxing job, there’s this constant need to at least reduce the stress and fatigue they experience at work. Because of that, manufacturers made sure that they will do so by installing suspension seats in these machines.
One such brand that has given the industry with a really high quality suspension seat is East West Engineering. Even though we know them as a supplier for forklift attachments, East West Engineering also develops a vast product portfolio. So if you’re in need of a suspension seat to replace what you currently have, let me suggest that you check out their ERCV model. But if you’re not familiar with it, read on as I give my quick take on it.
East West Engineering ERCV Suspension Seat: Key features
It’s generally no good if you buy inexpensive products time and time again to replace the damaged ones. Well, it’s a good thing that the ERCV suspension seat boasts of a heavy duty vinyl construction. With its steel frame, it is sure to last for a long period of time in your business. And basically, this seat helps you lessen your operational costs as well.
It doesn’t really matter if you need a seat for your bobcat, forklift, tractor, or excavator because the ERCV can suit them all. It is applicable for most models and units. Because of that, you’re definitely getting the most out of your money with this East West Engineering suspension seat.
East West Engineering boasts of a backrest angle that you can adjust from 8 degrees to 15 degrees. This will further provide you with comfort and alleviate your stress and fatigue. The base of the seat also showcases semi-suspension with a stroke of 40mm at the rear.
Another feature is the capability of the ERCV to slide in fore/aft adjustment. This measures 150mm in 15mm increments. In essence, this function allows you to sit in accordance to your preferences. And finally, since safety is of utmost importance, seatbelt mounting points comes as standard.
East West Engineering ERCV Suspension Seat: Price
New: $180 AUD ($198 GST Inclusive) – Forkserve Pty Ltd
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East West Engineering ERCV Suspension Seat: The verdict
Overall, I’d say that the ERCV suspension seat is a great deal. Though it does not deliver any unique innovations that you haven’t seen before, it is still able to boast of a number of features that are such a necessity in order to provide our operators with a comfortable working environment. Not to mention that it is definitely more affordable in comparison to other models on the market today. With the adjustable backrest angle, seat runners, and fore/aft slide, your comfort rests in your hands with the ERCV suspension seat.