TEK Seating - protecting drivers by prioritising comfort and safety
THE delayed LAMMA 2022 show, now taking place at Birmingham’s NEC from 4th to 5th May, will feature new and replacement seats from TEK Seating (stand 6/510) that can help protect the body from the rigours of different terrain.
TEK Seating, the biggest independent vehicle seat distributor for the OEM and aftermarket in the UK, offers a choice of superior driver seats for agricultural vehicles from leading manufacturers such as KAB Seating, Grammer, United Seats and Milsco.
TEK can cater for most vehicles and budgets - from a basic pan seat through to a full air suspension seat. At the show are the high-quality Rancher LGV95/H152 AHD and the Highlander LGV95/HL152 AH from United Seats featuring integrated controls and powered adjustment for height and weight settings. Cushions provide optimum comfort levels for operators and the seats offer a wide range of adjustments to enhance cab ergonomics. Other products from United Seats include the CS 85/C1, the T600 AB rear suspension seat and the W700 mechanical suspension seat. The CS85-C1 with mechanical suspension features a height adjustment of 60mm in three stages and an adjustable backrest. Narrow versions are available.
Also on show is the SCIOX Super and Super High seats from KAB Seating featuring top-of-the-range variable damping technology, with standard. This makes the Super and Super High firm seating options for maintaining driver comfort and support. Other KAB seats include the 81/E6 and Air 85/E6 for larger tractors. The 81/E6 features mechanical suspension, contrasting two tone fabric trim, 75mm height adjustment and lumbar support, while the Air 85/E6 with low frequency suspension features a one touch riser and mechanical lumbar. For smaller tractors there is the stylish XH2/U4 with pivoting armrests.
Also on show is the MSG85/721 Maximo Basic from Grammer - a mechanical seat ideal for standard tractors with a seat height that can be set in three steps via a locking mechanism. Other seats include Grammer’s Maximo Dynamic seat which ushers in a whole new dimension of passive-suspended seats for mid-size and large tractors. Its’ newly developed Dynamic Damping System enhances the proven air suspension system to noticeably reduce low-frequency vibrations. Grammer’s Maximo Professional seat with low frequency suspension is suited for medium and heavy-duty tractors. The Actimo Evolution is a premium-comfort seat for agricultural machines, such as sprayers. It is equipped with a low-frequency pneumatic suspension to compensate vibrations and jolts even more effectively.
Milsco’s XB180, XH110, XB200 all-weather, multi-purpose, ergonomically designed, competitively priced static seats are also available, along with its CE200 low profile mechanical suspension seat.
TEK Seating MD Paul Fleming, said: ‘Farmers and those in the agricultural industry work long hours, often in very difficult conditions, so it’s important that their seat is comfortable, reliable and correctly fitted to their body shape. Many seats these days protect the driver from vibrations, consequently helping promote long term health benefits.
“It’s important for operators to stay ahead of the game as new seats and modifications hit the market. We will be happy to welcome you onto our stand to advise on the best products for your agri needs.”