captains chair


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cap′tain's chair`


n.
a chair having a rounded back formed by a rail resting upon vertical spindles.
[1945–50]
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IMS makes a captains chair that can slide backwards 12-16 inches and swivel 140 degrees to allow for easy transfer even when it's used as a front passenger or driver's seat Other available features on the Rampvan will include an optional "power kneel" suspension compression system that helps lower the vehicle to create a gentler angle for the ramp and automatic sliding doors.
Once seated in the fully adjustable, reclining captains chair the driver views the road ahead through a large curved aerodynamic windshield.
A huge cabin with large captains chairs, a side facing couch and full lavatory is featured in the Hawker 800XP.