The EA 117, also known as Aluminum Group Management Chair, is the most versatile and flexible chair of the group. Whether set in a home office, an open plan office or simply as a multifunctional chair, the EA 117 suits for every role without difficulties and seems to have been the prototype for many modern office chairs. And yet none of them has been a match for the original. For this reason Steelform Aluminum Chairs stay true to the original as well.
Steady, the die cast rollers. Available for soft and hard surfaces.
Detailed view of the mechanism for height and tilt adjustment. The lever to the right in the picture allows the adjustment, the turning knob to the left regulates the resistance.
The Aluminum Chairs are a stroke of genius by Charles Eames that stood the test of time for more than 50 years and still don't show any signs of fatigue. The entire series stands out for its visual and actual lightness.
The Eames EA 117 Aluminum Chair cuts quite a dashing figure in any setting. Be it a professional environment...
...or in a home office in combination with vintage furniture. It's distinctive design harmoniously blends in everywhere.
It's unobstrusiveness is one of the many reasons for the huge success of the Aluminum Series. By variation of the base, the height of the back rest and the material and colors of the seat an Eames Aluminum Chair can be adapted to literally any mood and usage.