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Varier Variable Balans Kneeling Chair - IN STOCK!

Varier Variable Balans Kneeling Chair - IN STOCK!

Varier Variable Balans

from £279

In Stock!

Free next day delivery on In Stock orders over £100* to mainland GB address when orders placed before 12noon

Perfect Poise and Balance

The Varier Variable Balans - The original and the best, without breaking the bank.

Varier Kneelers (the Variable, Thatsit and Wing) are the only kneeling chairs that our team of product testers have ever approved as suitable for a full 8hr day - and we have tested thousands of chairs over the last 30 years.
They are unique in having perfectly balanced and angled with lots of movement built in to trigger your balance reflex without putting pressure on your knees or shins, while using materials that wont break or wear out in 6 months.

The movement is so important for healthy sitting and helps you naturally stack the spine over your hips which in turn improves neck carriage and reduces shoulder tension. Plus pulse rate and breathing are elevated, driving greater circulation and extra oxygenation.

Over time you will learn to vary the position of the chair to exactly match the task... writing, reading, thinking, while the shin pads prevent the hips from sliding forwards. We have thousands of clients who use kneeling chairs for all day office work.

Worried about sitting all day without a backrest?
Simply add one below Click here to view the Thatsit, or take a look at our all time favourite chair, the Actulum.

Parent Tip: it's a great homework chair for children ... among other things, it keeps energy and concentration levels high.

It is the very best piece of furniture for the office environment I have ever used, particularly if you have any back issues. Was recommended initially by my physiotherapists after a spinal disk issue - Thoroughly recommend to anyone.

Variable - Natural Ash - IN STOCK In Stock
RRP £309
£279

Fabric Choice: Dinamica is more expensive but we believe worth every penny, read about it HERE
Soft tape is included free with all chairs bought from BackInAction

If you want to custom build your Variable with alternative wood, fabric or colour options - you can build your chair below.

Using this chair in your home?
All models shown here are in super-safe flame retardant foam for your home.

Standard Lead Time: 1-2 days (when shown as in stock)

Warranty: 7 years on wood - 2 years on fabrics (when registered with Varier)

Size Boxed: 10.5 x 73.2 x 54cm
Size Assembled: h:51 w:52 d:72cm (seat h:50cm)
Weight Boxed: 6.3kg
Boxes Per Item: 1
Volume: 0.042m2

Variable is made from top quality beech ply wood from European forests. The ply wood is treated through an iterative molding process where several veneer layers are combined and glued. Through the application of combined heat and pressure, the layers are given their characteristic shape, making our Variable stand out from the crowd. All wooden parts are flexible and strong, ensuring a sitting experience that is never static. For a beautiful finish, our ply wood is covered with ash top veneer, manually sanded and coated with water-based, non-toxic lacquers.

Assembly Required: Item is shipped boxed, for self-assembly
DO YOU HAVE BACK PAIN OR A HEALTH ISSUE THAT MAKES ASSEMBLY DIFFICULT?
For our adult products we can arrange for a fully assembled delivery at additional charge. Please specify this in the 'comments' section during checkout and we will contact you to finalise costs and delivery timescales.

  1. REV194
  2. REV414
  3. REV834
  4. REV164
  5. FA64166
  6. FA62067
  7. 752
  8. 192
  9. 452
  10. 614
  11. 568
  12. 758
  13. 443
  14. 622
  15. 932
  16. 913
  17. 180
  18. 220
  19. 9128
  20. 9211
  21. 9565
  22. DIN059
  23. 9052
  24. 9232
  25. 9515
  26. 8421
  27. 9062
  28. 9154
  29. 9186
  30. 9242
Stock: In Stock - over 25 in stock
Total: £279 with FREE delivery RRP £309
Variable - Black Ash - IN STOCK In Stock
RRP £309
£279

Fabric Choice: Dinamica is more expensive but we believe worth every penny, read about it HERE
Soft tape is included free with all chairs bought from BackInAction

If you want to custom build your Variable with alternative wood, fabric or colour options - you can build your chair below.

Using this chair in your home?
All models shown here are in super-safe flame retardant foam for your home.

Standard Lead Time: 1-2 days (when shown as in stock)

Warranty: 7 years on wood - 2 years on fabrics (when registered with Varier)

Size Boxed: 10.5 x 73.2 x 54cm
Size Assembled: h:51 w:52 d:72cm (seat h:50cm)
Weight Boxed: 6.3kg
Boxes Per Item: 1
Volume: 0.042m2

Variable is made from top quality beech ply wood from European forests. The ply wood is treated through an iterative molding process where several veneer layers are combined and glued. Through the application of combined heat and pressure, the layers are given their characteristic shape, making our Variable stand out from the crowd. All wooden parts are flexible and strong, ensuring a sitting experience that is never static. For a beautiful finish, our ply wood is covered with ash top veneer, manually sanded and coated with water-based, non-toxic lacquers.

Assembly Required: Item is shipped boxed, for self-assembly
DO YOU HAVE BACK PAIN OR A HEALTH ISSUE THAT MAKES ASSEMBLY DIFFICULT?
For our adult products we can arrange for a fully assembled delivery at additional charge. Please specify this in the 'comments' section during checkout and we will contact you to finalise costs and delivery timescales.

  1. REV414
  2. REV164
  3. REV834
  4. REV194
  5. REV144
  6. REV774
  7. REV634
  8. REV424
  9. FA60999
  10. FA66130
  11. 452
  12. 752
  13. 614
  14. 857
  15. 568
  16. 758
  17. 932
  18. 913
  19. 622
  20. 443
  21. 180
  22. 220
  23. 9232
  24. 9052
  25. 9515
  26. 9242
  27. 9138
  28. 9565
  29. 9128
  30. 9186
  31. 9211
  32. 9154
Stock: In Stock - over 10 in stock
Total: £279 with FREE delivery RRP £309
Variable Monochrome In Stock
RRP £379
£369

Monochrome Images: for more photos of this stunning collection CLICK HERE

Commemorating Peter Opsvik's iconic kneeling chair: The Monochrome series. Features an engraved signature from Peter Opsvik.

In Stock chairs are usually delivered next working day (orders before noon).
Soft tape is included free with all chairs bought from BackInAction

Standard Lead Time: 1-2 days (when shown as in stock)

Warranty: 7 years on wood - 2 years on fabrics (when registered with Varier)

Size Boxed: 10.5 x 73.2 x 54cm
Size Assembled: h:51 w:52 d:72cm (seat h:50cm)
Weight Boxed: 6.3kg
Boxes Per Item: 1
Volume: 0.042m2

Variable is made from top quality beech ply wood from European forests. The ply wood is treated through an iterative molding process where several veneer layers are combined and glued. Through the application of combined heat and pressure, the layers are given their characteristic shape, making our Variable stand out from the crowd. All wooden parts are flexible and strong, ensuring a sitting experience that is never static. For a beautiful finish, our ply wood is covered with ash top veneer, manually sanded and coated with water-based, non-toxic lacquers.

Assembly Required: Item is shipped boxed, for self-assembly
DO YOU HAVE BACK PAIN OR A HEALTH ISSUE THAT MAKES ASSEMBLY DIFFICULT?
For our adult products we can arrange for a fully assembled delivery at additional charge. Please specify this in the 'comments' section during checkout and we will contact you to finalise costs and delivery timescales.

  1. 452
  2. 912
  3. 752
  4. 252
  5. 952
Stock: In Stock - over 10 in stock
Total: £369 with FREE delivery RRP £379
Variable Backrest and Cushion In Stock
£89

Excellent addition to a great kneeling chair.
If you are spending all day at your desk then it is a 'must have'. Perfect for taking mini breaks, lean back, stretch your core muscles and relax while on the phone. Available with or without a backrest cushion. Our stock backrests are in Natural Ash.

Standard Lead Time: 1-2 days (when shown as in stock)

Warranty: 7 years on wood - 2 years on fabrics (when registered with Varier)

Boxes Per Item: 1

Variable is made from top quality beech ply wood from European forests. The ply wood is treated through an iterative molding process where several veneer layers are combined and glued. Through the application of combined heat and pressure, the layers are given their characteristic shape, making our Variable stand out from the crowd. All wooden parts are flexible and strong, ensuring a sitting experience that is never static. For a beautiful finish, our ply wood is covered with ash top veneer, manually sanded and coated with water-based, non-toxic lacquers.

Assembly Required: Item is shipped boxed, for self-assembly
DO YOU HAVE BACK PAIN OR A HEALTH ISSUE THAT MAKES ASSEMBLY DIFFICULT?
For our adult products we can arrange for a fully assembled delivery at additional charge. Please specify this in the 'comments' section during checkout and we will contact you to finalise costs and delivery timescales.

Variable Backrest
  1. Natural Ash
  2. Black Ash
  3. None
Variable Cushion
  1. None
  2. REV194
  3. REV164
  4. REV414
  5. FA60999
  6. 9059
  7. 9062
  8. 9515
  9. 9232
  10. 9112
  11. 9211
Total: £89

Variable Made to Order

Variable Kneeling Chair
RRP £309
£265

Happy to wait for your order?
We are offering lower prices on made to order items so that our UK stock can be prioritised for those who need chairs quickly.


Delivery lead time 4-6 weeks
(These lead times are currently extended during 2021; we gain weekly updates and from factory dates are currently a minimum 8 weeks, note: some companies may mislead customers on how fast they can source made to order chairs)

Fabric Choice: Dinamica is more expensive but we believe worth every penny, read about it HERE

Soft tape is included free with all chairs bought from BackInAction

Standard Lead Time: 6 weeks leadtime

Warranty: 7 years on wood - 2 years on fabrics (when registered with Varier)

Size Boxed: 10.5 x 73.2 x 54cm
Size Assembled: h:51 w:52 d:72cm (seat h:50cm)
Weight Boxed: 6.3kg
Boxes Per Item: 1
Volume: 0.042m2

Variable is made from top quality beech ply wood from European forests. The ply wood is treated through an iterative molding process where several veneer layers are combined and glued. Through the application of combined heat and pressure, the layers are given their characteristic shape, making our Variable stand out from the crowd. All wooden parts are flexible and strong, ensuring a sitting experience that is never static. For a beautiful finish, our ply wood is covered with ash top veneer, manually sanded and coated with water-based, non-toxic lacquers.

Assembly Required: Item is shipped boxed, for self-assembly
DO YOU HAVE BACK PAIN OR A HEALTH ISSUE THAT MAKES ASSEMBLY DIFFICULT?
For our adult products we can arrange for a fully assembled delivery at additional charge. Please specify this in the 'comments' section during checkout and we will contact you to finalise costs and delivery timescales.

Variable Kneeling Chair
  1. Revive (standard)
  2. Reflect
  3. Nitto
  4. Re-Wool
  5. Fiord 2
  6. Melange Nap
  7. Dolce
  8. Vidar 3
  9. Divina 3
  10. Divina Melange 3
  11. Hallingdal 65
  12. Dinamica
  13. Noir Leather
Variable Frame
  1. Natural Ash
  2. Black Ash
Total: £265 with FREE delivery RRP £309

Variable Accessories:

Variable Backrest with Optional Cushion - MADE TO ORDER
£149

Excellent addition to a great kneeling chair.
If you are spending all day at your desk then it is a 'must have'. Perfect for taking mini breaks, lean back, stretch your core muscles and relax while on the phone. Available with or without a backrest cushion. Our stock backrests are in Natural Ash.

Standard Lead Time: 1-2 days (when shown as in stock)

Warranty: 7 years on wood - 2 years on fabrics (when registered with Varier)

Boxes Per Item: 1

Variable is made from top quality beech ply wood from European forests. The ply wood is treated through an iterative molding process where several veneer layers are combined and glued. Through the application of combined heat and pressure, the layers are given their characteristic shape, making our Variable stand out from the crowd. All wooden parts are flexible and strong, ensuring a sitting experience that is never static. For a beautiful finish, our ply wood is covered with ash top veneer, manually sanded and coated with water-based, non-toxic lacquers.

Assembly Required: Item is shipped boxed, for self-assembly
DO YOU HAVE BACK PAIN OR A HEALTH ISSUE THAT MAKES ASSEMBLY DIFFICULT?
For our adult products we can arrange for a fully assembled delivery at additional charge. Please specify this in the 'comments' section during checkout and we will contact you to finalise costs and delivery timescales.

  1. Natural Beech
  2. Black Ash
  1. Revive
  2. Fame
  3. Dinamica Standard
  4. Dinamica
  5. Leather
Total: £149 with FREE delivery
Variable Distance Blocks
£55

The Distance Blocks are installed between the knee cushion and the frame to make it suitable for children and adults under 5'2'

Standard Lead Time: 1-2 days (when shown as in stock)

Warranty: 7 years on wood - 2 years on fabrics (when registered with Varier)

Boxes Per Item: 1

Variable is made from top quality beech ply wood from European forests. The ply wood is treated through an iterative molding process where several veneer layers are combined and glued. Through the application of combined heat and pressure, the layers are given their characteristic shape, making our Variable stand out from the crowd. All wooden parts are flexible and strong, ensuring a sitting experience that is never static. For a beautiful finish, our ply wood is covered with ash top veneer, manually sanded and coated with water-based, non-toxic lacquers.

Assembly Required: Item is shipped boxed, for self-assembly
DO YOU HAVE BACK PAIN OR A HEALTH ISSUE THAT MAKES ASSEMBLY DIFFICULT?
For our adult products we can arrange for a fully assembled delivery at additional charge. Please specify this in the 'comments' section during checkout and we will contact you to finalise costs and delivery timescales.

  1. Natural Ash
  2. Black Ash
Stock: In Stock - over 2 in stock
Total: £55
Varier Soft Tape Floor Protection Strips (Included free with all new chairs)
£20

These Soft tape strips are velcro like and protect your hardwood floor and chair from scratches. Suitable for Actulum, Pendulum, Thatsit, TenTwo, and Variable Kneeling Chair.

If you need Soft Tape for your Varier Gravity, please visit our Gravity page and add the Soft Tape Large to your basket.

Standard Lead Time: Next Working Day (orders before noon)

Boxes Per Item: 1

Total: £20

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Best-Selling Kneeling Chair

This offers almost perfect design and function. The Variable's outstanding qualities are only exceeded by those of the Actulum or Thatsit, but the Variable wins on price so it's our best-selling kneeling chair. It fits anyone from 7 years upwards. All chairs come with a 7-year warranty.
 

We have thousands of clients who use it for all day office work. Worried about sitting all day without a backrest? Simply add one below or take a look at our all time favorite chair, the Actulum. The runners allow the body's movements to totally control the chair. It can be used just about anywhere, as it's small, strong and very easy to handle.

Parent Tip: it's a great homework chair ... keeps energy levels high.

Have used one of these for 27 years and it is the very best piece of furniture for the office environment I have ever used. Particularly if you have any back issues. Was recommended initially by my physiotherapists after a spinal disk issue. Thoroughly recommend to anyone. This was a second chair after donating mine to my friend who is also now a fan. 

Call for Expert Advice:

Our friendly and knowledgeable staff can talk you through all the options and help customise the chair to fit you and your needs.

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