SHOXS 4800 is a suspension seat that converts to a standing bolster for high speed interceptors and military vessels. The 4800 is suitable for installation on open boats, RHIBs and cabin boats. Typical applications include helmsman, navigator, crew and pax (passenger) seating. The drop out seat pan enables the occupant to choose standing or sitting operation of the boat and critical equipment. In the seated position the footrest provides whole-body isolation. The 4800 seat can be used with conventional dashboard controls or armrest mounted controls can be specified.
The 250 mm / 10” Air Isolator suspension travel is designed to provide comfort and shock mitigation. The SHOXS 4800 utilizes CNC machined, hard anodized 6061-T6 and 5086 H116 aluminum construction. Components include 316 stainless steel, 316 stainless steel fasteners and Titanium. The highly reinforced armrests prevent lateral ejection. There is an option of black or grey anodizing and the seat upholstery is hand stitched.
Fore / aft adjustment, height adjustment and various adjustable head rest designs are available if required. Options include 2, 4 and 5 point harnesses. (ASK: Adjustable width armrests are available and pistol grips can be mounted to the armrests for crew comfort in extreme conditions. Workstation mounts can be incorporated into the seats to enable the operator to stay connected to their tasks when underway. A rear chart pocket can be fitted for crew and passengers behind.
The SHOXS engineering team works closely with suppliers to develop a wide range of technology led products to meet the requirements of boat builders and end user organisations. The objective is high quality engineering coupled with a variety of configurations to meet the widest range of applications. The SHOXS product line is constantly advanced through sea trials, lab testing, science and engineering. The SHOXS Development Lab is a global leader in shock mitigation research and design.
SHOXS Suspension Seat clients include:
UK Royal Navy, US Navy, US Coast Guard, US Customs & Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security, Canadian Special Forces, Swedish Navy, Armada de Mexico, Finnish Navy, Chilean Navy, Columbian Coast Guard, Singapore Navy, French Special Forces, Italian Border Guard, Dutch Royal Marine Corps
CDG Coast Dynamics Group - TEL +1 250 652 6003
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