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Product Code / MPN BFSHome
FREE UK delivery on orders over £84 † Some exceptions apply
Price: £55.15 (£66.18 Inc. VAT)
 Most customers (80%) prefer the single padded seatbase model. Less padding means better and more controlled support to the pelvis and spine from the formed, shaped frame of the Backfriend. We do not (as a general rule) recommend using the double padded models in cars. With the extra height, some users can lock themselves against the roof! If you find the single padded version a little firm then a set of the real wool fleece covers make a world of difference offering optimum pressure dispersion without reducing the support from the frame of the backrest and seatbase parts.
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  • The Backfriend is a combined back rest and seat base which can be used in any seat or chair around the home, office or in vehicles. Designed by a leading orthopaedic consultant, it is contoured to give the correct support to both the lumbar and thoracic regions of the spine.
  • A few words of advice when deciding which model of Backfriend to buy - Most customers (80%) prefer the single padded seatbase model and this is the version we recommend for use in the car.
  • Upholstered and fabric covered, it is very light. It folds for carrying with the built in handle. More than 600,000 are in use, in over 35 countries, and many of the world’s leading companies find them beneficial.
  • The Backfriend is available in 8 colours with a choice of thickness of padding* (on the seatbase only). The height of the back rest is adjustable to suit the individual user.
    Specification:
Backrest
Width: 29½cm (11½”)
Height: 48cm (19”)
Padding: 2½cm (1")
Seatbase
Width: 41cm (16”)
Depth: 36½cm (14½”)
Padding: SP - 2½cm (1") or DP - 5cm (2")
Total Product Weight: 1.6kg (3½lb)
EAN: Dependent on model - see Backfriend brochure

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* Most customers (80%) prefer the single padded model. We do not (as a general rule) recommend using the double padded models in cars. With the extra height, some users can lock themselves against the roof!
** For optimum pressure dispersion and luxurious comfort (unmatched by any synthetic fibre) we recommend the use of the real wool fleece covers.
*** Bundle Offers Terms and Conditions. Price quoted inclusive of UK VAT @ 20%. Offer only applies where all products ordered as part of a discounted bundle are retained by the end user i.e. subsequently returning one or more products from a bundle for refund will mean that any refund due will be adjusted to reflect the undiscounted mail order prices of the individual products in the bundle.

 
124 Product Reviews - Average rating 4.9 / 5 (Show All)

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Spare parts

- 01/07/2021

I recently needed spare hinges for my backfriend of 15 years.
The service I received was impeccable.
SUPERB PRODUCT-SUPERB SERVICE.
Looking forward to many more years of relief from my Backfriend.
Many Thanks
Michael Bayliss.


Back friend

- 01/07/2021

First bought our back friend 25+ years ago still going strong, excellent product

Great product

- 18/06/2021

Great service, great product. My wife has relied on her Backfriend for the best part of two decades now: we have just bought a second. Very swift service and a robust, reliable bit of kit. Many thanks!

Backfriend

- 10/05/2021

This product is great for me. my problem is not my back but a muscle in a Butt cheek. which is painful when sitting on a sofa or armchair as they are usually too soft. I can now place the Backfriend wherever I sit and am almost pain free while using it.

Back Friend

- 02/02/2021

This is the best back support you can possibly buy for your back. I use it on a wooden dining chair and in the car and it gives me complete confidence that my back is properly supported. The upshot is... I can relax.

Back friend

- 21/01/2021

Had my Back Friend about 15 yrs . I think it is amazing to support painful backs
Take it on holiday ,to concerts other people’s cars and every where I think there are no supportive chairs


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