PF6200 Custom Plywood & Foam Back

When off the shelf seating isn't enough for your client.

Metalcraft fabricates all of our plywood & foam seats and backs one at a time. You give us the dimensions, custom modification choices, and the upholstery choices and we do the rest. Seat cushion comes with mounting hardware.

Plywood: We use a high-grade of solid hardwood 9-ply plywood that is 1/2” thick, cut it to your specifications, and install an abundance of 1/4-20 T-Nuts for mounting hardware and additional positioning devices.

Foam: For your custom seating project, we have choices of foam types with various firmness. See the drawings tab below and order form for foam information.

Upholstery: The seats and backs are covered in a variety of upholsteries. The contact surface is fabricated from the fabric and color you choose, the sides and bottom are always fabricated from vinyl that matches the color you request. See our upholstery chart below for a complete listing.

Neoprene Backed Spandex & Vinyl Fabrics
Black, Red, Blue, Silver, Maroon, Pink
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Product Pricing

Part # 6200
Description Custom Plywood & Foam Back
Retail $418.00

Foam Specifications

Polyethylene Foam
Name Foam Type Density I.F.D.
Soft Poly Open Cell 2.55 33
Medium Poly Open Cell 2.60 47
Firm Poly Open Cell 3.00 65
Visco-Elastic Urethane Foam
Name Foam Type Density I.F.D.
Soft VEU Urethane Cell 5.8 15
Medium VEU Urethane Cell 5.7 26
Firm VEU Urethane Cell 6.0 34

I-Back Modification

Part # 6201


Reduce the width of the middle portion of the back which allows thoracic pads to be mounted without offset brackets.

Contoured Back Modification

Part # 6202


This modification provides increased lateral support by using thicker foam at the lateral edge of the back.

Adjustable Bi-Angular Back Modification

Part # 6103


This back has two separate pieces of plywood separated by an adjustable hinge joint. The foam and upholstery are in one piece for a more cosmetic appearance. The joint can be adjusted fron 150° to 180°.

Scapular Relief Modification

Part # 6204


Reduce width at the top of the back to permit greater shoulder mobility. This modification is especially beneficial for clients who propel their wheelchair.

T- Back Modification

Left Part # 6105


Reduce the width on the lower portion of the back which allows lateral thoracic pads to be mounted without using offset brackets.

Custom Monogramming

Part # X21501-03-XX-U

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