What is the standard height of an Office Desk?
The average height of a standard office desk is between 725 mm to 740 mm. This height is perfect for people between 170 cm and 177 cm tall to work comfortably. For users who are taller or shorter than what would be considered average, might mean that they are unable to work in comfort while still maintaining proper posture. A solution to this is to buy adjustable desks which can go as low as 630 mm or as tall as 1230 mm allowing for comfortable conditions for any user regardless of height.
What are office desks made of?
Office desks are typically made of materials like MDF (Medium Density Fibreboard, a hardboard made from wood fibres glued under heat and pressure and the most popular choice for office desks), MFC (Melamine Faced Chipboard, typically 25mm thick and a popular choice as it is robust and durable) and wood veneer (desks that are finished with real wood layers). Some can also be made from solid wood, metal or unconventional materials such as glass or resin.
What is the standard size of office desks?
Office desks can range in size but typical dimensions for office desks vary from 1200 mm to 1800 mm in width and from 600 mm to 800 mm in depth. The typical executive desk can be up to 2200 mm in width and 900 mm in depth. Desks can also come in more unusual shapes, for example, radial of L-shaped desks can vary in size from 1600 mm to 2000 mm in width and 1200 mm to 1600 mm in depth. It’s recommended to choose the biggest size and best shape that can fit most comfortably in your space, to give you the most space to comfortably work within.
What’s the weight of an office desk?
Desk weights can vary widely but the average style of office desk, one that comes with file cabinet drawers or a matching hutch can be between 52 to 90 kg. However, more simple tables without drawers or with one or two drawers, or ones made out of composite materials can be lighter and more portable and these types of desks can be between 22 to 45 kg.
What should be the height of a computer table?
The height of a computer table should be between 725 mm to 740 mm off the ground depending on the model and brand. In simpler terms when you’re sitting down the height of your desk should reach your elbows in order to be able to sit ergonomically correct at your desk.