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Old 02-07-2009, 01:06 AM   #1
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Default What does the thick black knob in my chair do?

I've never figured out what this knob does. I have a lever for adjusting height, but I have a black knob you turn underneath that adjusts something. I've turned it max one way, and max the other, and can't tell the difference, although I know something is being adjusted.

What is it?
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Old 02-07-2009, 01:07 AM   #2
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Default What does the thick black knob in my chair do?

it's supposed to tighten/loosen the back support
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Old 02-07-2009, 01:07 AM   #3
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the tilt resistance of your chair
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Old 02-07-2009, 01:09 AM   #4
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http://www.lakewoodconferences...28182/Office_Chair.jpg

very similar chair. I don't feel it doing anything?
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Old 02-07-2009, 01:10 AM   #5
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Default What does the thick black knob in my chair do?

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the tilt resistance of your chair
My chair has 2 options for tilt. Bolt in bolt out. Bolt in there is no resistance and it's fixed, bolt out it goes all the way back with no resistance.
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Default What does the thick black knob in my chair do?

It might push the lower back support further out.
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Old 02-07-2009, 01:17 AM   #7
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Default What does the thick black knob in my chair do?

Ejection seat...NOT ejaculation seat.



The black knob under the seat controls the spring tension on the tilt feature of the chair.
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Old 02-07-2009, 01:31 AM   #8
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It takes a lot of turning before it makes any significant difference.
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