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StarBound Observers Chair

Item# DIMC001
 
4.5

(99 Ratings)

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  • Adjusts between 9 and 32 inches high
  • Padded seat for comfort
  • Tubular steel construction
  • Powder-coat finish
  • Lightweight, foldable, and readily portable
  • 300-pound capacity
  • Black or white color, based on availability

Description

StarBound Deluxe Quick Adjust Observers Chair
Our deluxe quick-adjust chair is dependable, comfortable and convenient. Perfect for arts, music, astronomy, and outdoorsman activities.

  • Padded seat height is adjustable between 9" and 32" for maximum comfort.
  • Sturdy steel tubular construction holds 300 lbs.
  • Durable powder coat finish, resists corrosion
  • Standard colors black or white
  • Folds into a compact profile
  • Provides back support and stable, tip resistant lateral support
  • Convenient carrying handle
  • Easy "lift and slide" seat adjustment - No tools required
  • Provides increased comfort for extended use
  • Fully adjustable seat provides maximum individual comfort
  • Lightweight and easy to transport
  • Quality construction for frequent use
  • CHOKING HAZARD - small parts may pose a risk to children under 6 yrs.

    Shipping Restrictions:
    Only ships in contiguous USA.

    Dimensions & Specifications

    Brand

    StarBound

    Telescope Accessories Series

    Observers Chair

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    StarBound Observers Chair
     
    4.7

    (based on 99 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (75)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (21)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (1)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (2)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (0)

    98%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Strong construction (81)
    • Easy to use (57)
    • Good padding (54)
    • Compact (16)
    • Comfortable (4)

    Cons

    • Heavy (8)
    • Heavy / bulky (4)

    Best Uses

    • Astronomy (88)
    • Astrophotography (22)
    • Terrestrial viewing (15)
    • Travel (12)
    • Bird watching (8)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual/ recreational (65), Avid adventurer (27)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (55), Yes (7)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Just a Chair ??

    The picture doesn't do any justice for this product! I had chosen the white color (has a black seat) based on another reviewer's suggestion to be able to see it better in the...Read complete review

    The picture doesn't do any justice for this product! I had chosen the white color (has a black seat) based on another reviewer's suggestion to be able to see it better in the dark. Good choice! To adjust the height, you just lift up on the seat and move it to the desired position. According to the instruction manual, this chair is rated for 350 pounds which is 50 pounds higher than what I've read in the ad here.

    I've spent many nights out with my Celestron 6SE with times being on my knees on frozen ground, or, with my back arched over to look through the eyepiece. My 1st night out with the StarBound chair proved to be the end for pains after a few hours of observing!

    I also gave this chair a workout using every height level. I had set the seat to its lowest level to see how it would be to observe straight up at zenith.

    The moon was setting and I adjusted the seat for its maximum height to look thru the eyepiece - every view setting was good!

    This product makes star gazing comfortable. I also had a few reservations about buying this product at 1st, especially, the price for "just a chair". Reading other reviews had convinced me, and, yes, I have to agree the other reviewers were right! This is more than "just a chair" and worth the price. It gives me better back support than the lawn chair I was using in the past!

    VS

    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Strong construction

    I am a pretty big guy, 270 lbs. 6 ft 1 in. I find this chair to be rather uncomfortable. The seat is much too small for a guy my size and the...Read complete review

    I am a pretty big guy, 270 lbs. 6 ft 1 in. I find this chair to be rather uncomfortable. The seat is much too small for a guy my size and the back rest (steel rods) do not cut it. It could be considered strong to handle a guy my size, however it certainly is not worth the price paid. Perhaps a third to a half of what is being charged but not this price. I went to a store, [...], and saw an adjustable bar stool which is much more comfortable and supports much better and costs a LOT less.Up to this point I have been pleased with the other products I have purchased from this web site but I could not honestly in good faith recommend this chair to my friends.Respectfully, D. Holt

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    5.0

    StarBound Observers Chair Great

    By Samuel

    from MINERAL,VA

    About Me Casual/ Recreational

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Strong Construction
    • Widely Compatible Adapter

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Astronomy
      • Astrophotography
      • Terrestrial Viewing

      Comments about StarBound Observers Chair:

      I just test this chair with useing the telescope. I thank it well be great on my back. No more standing and stooping.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      star bound oberver chair

      By Keith

      from ELK CITY,OK

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Good Padding
      • Strong Construction

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Astronomy
        • Astrophotography
        • Terrestrial Viewing

        Comments about StarBound Observers Chair:

        this is just what I needed for a comfortable night of star observation. It adjust real fast and is easy to take in the field. very heavy construction. very pleased wit my purchase. ALSO It was thirty dollars cheaper to buy from telescope.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Great product, but needs two more things

        By georeubs

        from Houston, TX

        About Me Avid Adventurer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Good Padding
        • Strong Construction

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Astronomy
          • Travel

          Comments about StarBound Observers Chair:

          This is a great chair. The design is well thought out, the materials are solid, the construction is excellent, and the overall chair is of high quality. I'm glad I bought it, and I'll gladly buy another if I ever need one. Nonetheless, I gave it four stars because the chair needs two more things to make it genuinely complete: 1.) a bungee to prevent the seat pan from falling all the way to the bottom (I added one myself), and 2.) an adjustable foot rest for when the seat is in the higher positions (I'll make one soon).

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          Great chair, easy to use and assemble.

          By John

          from CEDAR CREEK,TX

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Good Padding
          • Strong Construction

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Astronomy

            Comments about StarBound Observers Chair:

            What can I say, it's a chair, but it works very well and is solidly built. Highly recommended if you want to get rid of that sore back from leaning over all the time, sit down and enjoy the view.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            The Chair!

            By Doug

            from BROWNWOOD,TX

            About Me Casual/ Recreational

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • 6 Minute Assembley
            • Easy To Use
            • Good Padding
            • Strong Construction

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Astronomy

              Comments about StarBound Observers Chair:

              OOOH no, not "just" a chair. This is the back saver of all back savers. When using a Dob one is pretty much perpetually bent over and trying to hold as still as possible. After about 20 seconds you start to fatigue so ya gotta stop, stretch and go back to the eyepiece. After an hour or so of this ones back takes a pounding. This little hummer fixes all that. I was able to just sit, and sit, and sit without taking my eye away from the eyepiece. Which in turn allowed more of an image to build in my eye and brain. NO BACK ACHE!!! I should have bought this little gem a loooong time ago.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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