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Quickstand

QuickStand by Humanscale is the ultimate sit/stand solution for new and existing workstations, it allows the user to transform any fixed-height desk into an active one. QuickStand attaches to the back of any work surface, and can be easily adjusted by an innovative counterbalance mechanism that enables users with fixed-height computer desks to transition from sitting to standing positions with ease, making you stand more, sit less, and become healthier doing so. It also provides a mounting option for attaching up to two monitors, and features a hidden cable management system for a minimalist aesthetic. watch the video

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ALUMINUM AND WOOD FURNITURE | BY HILLA SHAMIA

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HOUSE V | BY JAKOB BADER ARCHITECTS | Image

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