Custom Humanscale Freedom Task Chair in Leather

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*New* Custom Humanscale Freedom Task Chair in Leather - 10 Color Options
*New* Custom Humanscale Freedom Task Chair in Leather - 10 Color Options
*New* Custom Humanscale Freedom Task Chair in Leather - 10 Color Options
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Manufacturer: Humanscale

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So advanced it’s simple. Designed to complement any space and integrate effortlessly into the modern office, the Freedom task chair offers comfort, style and complete ease of use. Created by Niels Diffrient and winner of more than 10 design awards, the Freedom task chair uses the laws of physics and the sitter’s body weight to provide instant, custom support for every sitter. This perfect balance allows the user to effortlessly move, but be fully supported in each position. As a result, users change postures often, which leads to a more healthy and comfortable sitting experience.

*Please note that custom Humanscale chairs are made to order and cannot be returned.

Humanscale Freedom Resources:


  • Designed to fit 95% of the office population (5’0” - 6’4” height, 100 lbs to 300 lbs weight)
  • Weight-sensitive, self-locking recline mechanism with 20 degrees of movement
  • Automatically pivoting backrest with seven-degree back tilt
  • Synchronous arms attach to the back frame with 5.85” vertical adjustment, adjusting seat level for up close work at a desk
  • Arm length: 8.8” with 19” distance between each synchronous arm
  • Contoured cushions with waterfall edge and Coccyx cutout reduce pressure on lumbar and thoracic spine
  • Modular design
  • Handle on back of chair for easy maneuvering
  • Dimensions: W: 26.75” x D: 17.40“- 19.85” x H: 36.7”- 41.5” (height adjustment range)
  • Weight: 30 lbs without arms, 34 lbs with arms
  • Designed and assembled in the United States
  • Please note that custom Humanscale chairs are made to order and cannot be returned.


Build Quality

Build Quality

Humanscale’s ergonomic chairs are designed to look as good in ten years’ time as they do today. The textiles attach to the cushion without adhesives, which prevent wrinkling over time and is better for the environment. The arm caps feature a separate foam insert so they will not tear. The plastics have texture to prevent scratching. Humanscale goes to great lengths to ensure all the components of the chairs hold up to wear and tear. This chair was built with fewer parts to help make an impact on the environment. The Freedom chair has pioneered the use of gel in seat cushions because gel doesn’t compress, it supports the sitter’s body and maximizes comfort over many hours.




Frame Options: 


Frame Colors

Frame color refers to all metal parts (back support, arm supports). Choose from 3 frame options:

  • Graphite (comes standard with graphite base)
  • Titanitum (comes standard with titanium base)
  • Polished Aluminum with Graphite Trim (comes standard with polished aluminum base)



Base Options

color options                                                      

Base Colors

Choose from 3 base options:

  • Standard Matching Base (will match frame option)
  • Power-coated Aluminum Base (on Graphite or Titanium frame)
  • Polished Aluminum Base (on Graphite or Titanium frame)



Seat Pad Options

Seat pan                                                      

Seat Pad Options

Choose from 2 seat pad options:

  • Standard Foam Seat Pad
  • Gel Seat Pad (only available with fabric)



Caster/Glide Options: 


Casters and Glides

Choose from 4 caster options:

  • Standard Hard Casters
  • Soft Casters
  • Locking Casters
  • Glides



Arm Options


Arm Options

Revolutionary armrests move in tandem to eliminate uneven arm positioning. Natural lift and release action for immediate repositioning without button or locks. Attached to backrest so arms stay in same relation to body during recline. 6" range of vertical motion to acoommodate all users and tasks. Advanced Arms have the same adjustmesnt features as the standard arms, but additionally feature lateral motion to push armrest outward/inward. Choose to have no arms or from 8 arm options:

  • Standard Duron Arms: Standard or Gel
  • Standard Arms with matching Textile Cover: Standard or Gel
  • Advanced Duron Arms: Standard or Gel
  • Advanced Duron Arms with Textile Cover: Standard or Gel

Color Swatches



Upholstery Options (click to enlarge)

Ticino Leather Grade 1: (Chrome-Free Leather) Ticino is a semi-aniline dyed leather inspired by nature. It is a top, corrected grain leather to create a more natural aesthetic and ensure the leather remains as unique as the hide itself.
Canyon Coffee
Charcoal Light Grey
Charcoal Midnight
Glacier White
Obsidian Blue
Obsidian Noir
Obsidian Red
Obsidian Vanilla
Pebble Light Grey
Sand Vanilla
Umber Cocoa
Corvara Leather Grade 3: (Chrome-Free Leather) Corvara is a semi-aniline dyed leather that offers a smooth, silky feel and ultimate durability. It is a top, full grain leather that is embossed lightly for a consistent, uniform grain structure.
Jasper Cherry
Java Cocoa
Midnight Light Grey
Midnight Noir
Mineral Vanilla
Onyx Blue
Onyx Noir
Onyx Red
Onyx Vanilla
Saddle Tan

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Warranty and Shipping

Humanscale Chair Warranty - Covered for 15 Years, 24/7 Warranty

Shipping Information (more details here)

This item includes free shipping in the contiguous United States.


Upholstery Options

Upholstery Options

This Freedom chair is available in 2 different chrome-free leather options. The Ticino Leather is a semi-aniline dyed leather that comes in a variety of colors inspired by nature. The Corvara Leather is a semi-aniline dyed leather that has a smooth top full grain. These leather options additionally come with different box-stitching color options.

Back Comfort

The Freedom chair has a backrest that is also made to contour to your body. The cushions are sculpted to closely follow body contours, which increases contact and decreases concentrated loads. Freedom’s responsive pivoting backrest automatically adapts to the changing needs of your spine during recline. The backrest may be independently positioned to fit your exact body size by moving them up or down. With Freedom’s revolutionary counter-balance mechanism, your weight automatically balances the force required to recline the chair. Without cumbersome knobs or levers, and with no manual adjustments, Freedom makes active sitting effortless.


Seat Comfort

Seat Comfort

Feel comfortable all day on the Freedom’s contoured gel seat cushion. Contoured cushioning supports you where you need it while allowing users to individually position each part of the office chair to fit the body. These cushions increase contact area on the thighs to reduce pressure points. Adjust your depth front to back, and height up or down to find your perfect fit. It’s truly comfortable, customizable sitting, your way.


The Freedom chair was designed specifically to encourage frequent spontaneous changes of posture. There are no locks and no tension springs to negotiate. In their place are elegant mechanisms that automatically support your body in every position you’ll assume throughout the day. The backrest is responsive and adapts to the changing needs of your spine. Freedom’s body-friendly gel armrests move up and down together and stay with you during recline. Adjust your gel cushioned seat’s height and depth to fit your body. With the Freedom chair you can feel what better ergonomics can do for your work style just by changing up the way you sit.






Humanscale Freedom Chair has an excellent warranty. The fabrics, arm pads and cushions have 5 years of single-shift use. All other components have 15 years of 24/7 use.

About Humanscale

"My idea was that, instead of sitting down and reaching for a lot of controls, that you would sit on the chair, and it would automatically balance your weight against the force required to recline." - Niels Diffrient, Designer Eager to create a truly ergonomic chair that adjusted to the user automatically, Niels Diffrient created Freedom, which allows the sitter to change postures effortlessly. Replacing the traditional recline mechanism with a weight-sensitive one, Diffrient’s Freedom chair revolutionized the way people sit.



About Humanscale