The RCT Automation Centre chair has been designed to be a fit-for-purpose solution which allows the operation of mobile machinery from a central location via Teleremote control or Automation over extended periods. The chair itself has a weight range of up to 225 kilograms. They are supplied with ample adjustment for size and comfort.
The location of the joysticks and armrests have been carefully designed to allow comfort and support for an extended period of operation. The position of ancillary components such as joysticks, switches and dials have been located to provide a level of comfort for a broad range of uses. These are also laid out to allow for a wide range and standardisation of controls for operating a large range of vehicles.
It incorporates an air comfort system (ACS) which comprises 8 inflatable air lumbar supports. These deliver customised support to the sides, thighs, lower, middle and upper back.
The chairs have been tested on a large list of sites by a number of experienced operators. The chairs have performed to specification and have had a high level of acceptance. Feedback has been positive and has met and exceeded the operator’s expectations.