Furna is a Standing Desk Supplier based in London offering a range of Standing Desks for offices throughout the UK and Europe. All of the components are brought into the US where it is built and shipped from. [–]Ternpike[S] 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (7 children). Ended up choosing Vertdesk v3. The model I tested prices out at about $650 with the larger desktop and programmable control. I dunno, but I can assure you that those were my words, written by me at the time. The key is to make sure all of the components are in the proper place before you start locking things down and tightening everything up. The GeekDesk, Version 3 (henceforth referred to as “Geekdesk”) is their standard offering, and a fine product. REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. π Rendered by PID 4623 on r2-app-0fa7cb56ad4785be3 at 2021-01-01 19:15:05.866654+00:00 running c709bd6 country code: IT. It's dense and hard. The motor, gear, and spindle systems are all German engineered; the electronic components are ISO 9001 certified and made by Logicdata. The VertDesk is a beast and requires assembly on delivery. I've been researching standing desks for the past couple of years. It's a solid desk. But yea, promises of stability and US labor ended up being my tipping points. tl;dr Not terrible, but just not quite there if your goal is perfect ergonomics. As mentioned, the motor itself is smooth and swift. Shop our variety of styles & sizes to find the ideal adjustable desk for your space. When you press and hold the pre-set, the desk will then move up or down to the saved setting and stop when the saved position is reached. Simple keystrokes make the monitors wobble tremendously. the configuration I ended up with was exactly $600 after the on site coupon. [–]jfred 7 points8 points9 points 2 years ago (8 children). The VertDesk is made by Beyond The Office Door. There is also phone and e-mail support available through the web site if you get stuck. The VertDesk V3 Electric Desk, as the name implies, is a third-generation design that seeks to continually improve in the areas of stability, function, and overall good looks. Services; Newsletters; Events. Don't subscribe We give our honest opinion of the products we test, warts and all. Thanks. I was wondering if you could go into more detail about monitor wobble/wiggle. I don’t know why you would ever get close to that in actual use unless you really load up with peripherals, but their web site does have some entertaining videos of stress-testing the desk that include a tester sitting on it during operation. The predrilled holes were all correctly aligned, the hardware included was robust, and the accompanying video on Youtube took care of any concerns I may have had using the written instructions. [–]waff69 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (2 children). There are some elements of the instructions that are a bit confusing, but we took our time and referred to the video several times during the process to fill in the gaps. VertDesk has a load capacity of up to 275 pounds. Maybe you're on the L shape page or some reseller? Explore 20 adjustable height desk models handcrafted in Austin, TX with pride. Some aspects of the assembly can be tricky. Our History I am debating between the two myself. There’s no skimping on components to be found. I've had no issues with scratches yet and I'm not a gentle man with desk tops. We’re real people from all walks of life, and we report back our opinions from each of our unique perspectives. We are Vari®, and we create workspaces that elevate people. Pará rubber trees spend thirty years producing latex sap that goes into making things like gloves, shoes, and toys, then harvesters recycle the trees to give them a second life as our stunning desktops. There are plenty of alternative standing desks worth looking at, from affordable options like Flexispot to the pricier VertDesk V3, both of which we've tested and given high marks. Again, thanks for the info, Automatic operation would be nicer, but it’s handy if you switch between sitting and standing heights (like I do) or have multiple office-mates using the desk. Two years ago, I reviewed the Uplift standing desk as part of my Behind the Screens office tour for 9to5Toys.Since then, quite a bit about my setup has changed, including a cross-country move that resulted in finally being able to have a room in my house as a dedicated office, and the COVID-19 pandemic. That is why I was asking about the cross bar. The BTOD VertDesk v3 (starts at $567.99) is a popular standing desk—and for good reason. Coupled with a 4-1/2” steel cross beam, you’ve got excellent stability even at maximum height. Experience the quality of our stand-up desks - see the full collection. The designers of the VertDesk have clearly put a lot of time into solving for this problem, and it shows. Replies to my comments Their customer support line was really good too. There are two large, narrow boxes: one for the desktop, and one for all the components. As Julie noted, one of the great things about The Gadgeteer is that we don’t get paid by manufacturers for what we do. Although there were much cheaper options available, the VertDesk had consistently great reviews. It has decent specs, available in three desktop sizes. There’s a drive rod that runs through the drive motor and both legs; this takes some adjustment to make sure it is threaded properly. Side to side the desk moves almost not at all in normal use and takes a bit of force to wiggle everything. It is entirely possible that others have copied our words. heh, yeah, I noticed that on design as well. Overall recommend. $999.00 Our Price: $490.99. There are also some nice finishing features here including a black steel u-channel to protect and cover the drive shaft, and a pair of black self-adhesive j-channel covers to tidy up all the cables. All the corners are nicely beveled and the seams are bonded to ensure that they won’t peel or pull up to create sharp edges over time. I would prefer to clamp mine (for ease of adjustments if necessary), but I'm worried about the hardness/density/overall support of the laminate tabletops. I can't remember the number, but it would just be screwing the legs and cross bar in place. Its 275 lb lift capacity is capable, though not as beefy as its high-tier counterpart, or … Not too loud. I'm currently looking at a VertDesk v3 that I built online: Silver base, solid wood top ("Tobacco Road") in 30x60", programmable button, no grommets or add-ons, and it's saying $1249, which is literally double the cost you paid. I haven’t used the Jarvis which is the other desk I was considering, but I ended up going with the Vertdesk due to their claims of stability. Has anyone on here just bought the frame and put on their own wood top? I ordered a VertDesk v3 a few months ago for my home office. Have some pizza ready when the job is complete. If you can handle those, you’ll be good to go here. [–]mister_meowgi-san 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child). I am not a mechanical engineer, but I can tell you that all these components look and feel substantial and in alignment with the overall design and durability of the product. Learn about the top-rated standing desks from Xdesk. From all the paralysis by analysis on desks I have narrowed it down to the VertDesk v3, but I wanted to get someone’s opinion about the monitor wobble from a non-employee. Furna is a Standing Desk Supplier based in London offering a range of Standing Desks for offices throughout the UK and Europe. As I kind of mentioned in the op, the one on the left is the heavier of the two and further extended on the arm so it wobbles more, but is still far from annoying. Yea the laminate top is surprisingly nice. Thanks! I had initially planned on this being temporary until I make a more custom desk top anyway. It’s solid, and inspires confidence in the safety of your gear. Is it worth the investment? Side to side is almost 0. I purchased the L-Shaped VertDesk V3 at the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic to accommodate working from home. I'm sure they would replace/resend, but to me it's just not worth the hassle. If you’re in the market for this kind of item, I think the VertDesk V3 Electric Desk is well worth your consideration. $1,059.00 Our Price: $587.99. Anybody else really happy that you got casters on your electric standing desk? [–]beethovenday2 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (2 children). Save for the occasional stint at the gym, I've essentially spent the last 20 years of … Perhaps things have changed since this article was written in September of 2017. MojoDesk is a top reviewed electric sit-to-stand desk that adjusts to your perfect ergonomic position. Giving myself til monday to order my "best at the time" option :), [–]Ternpike[S] 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (5 children). It’s something to consider if you’re shopping around. Any sense of how difficult this would be? Matte Lux has a sleek look that’s great for mouse tracking and compliments your gaming gear.And it prevents distracting reflections from any LEDs in your setup. I leave cups of water on my desk and they seem to barely show signs of movement. I agree with your review, which is very good. GeekDesk GeekDesk v3. [–]jfred 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (1 child). Product ID : BTOD-VERTDESK-V3-BASE. If there was one area that was a gap in the installation, it was in positioning the control panel. I just bought the Vertdesk with the memory controller. It seems that you have an issue with VertDesk. It exactly the same wording as in Btod.com reviews; almost word for word. Julie encourages us to be as honest as possible. Order/Delivery I was considering a Jarvis by Fully, which in a similar configuration was $580 vs $680 from BTOD. At work we have poor quality stand up/sit desks and the wobble is so visible, many of us cannot use the desk in stand up mode (the monitors are on arms). I just got the dual monitor mount by Vivo since it's super affordable. It’s also a simple, beautiful piece of furniture. There are some elements of the instructions that are a bit confusing, but we took our time and referred to the video several times during the process to fill in the gaps. Jodi. (self.StandingDesk). The time between ordering and being shipped was almost a week, which seems a little long, but I don’t know what’s going on with the pick and pack system so I can’t comment much on this. Do they touch it often? Though that's nice that the feature is actually included in there. No matter what article you readm and there are dozens, it always works out that their Vertdesk v3 is the obvious best choice. An adjustable wrench, a tape measure, and two Allen wrenches (4 mm and 5 mm) round out your arsenal. Their customer support line was really good too. My secondary monitor is just about fully extended on the arm and weighs in at ~14lbs so I notice a bit more movement in general, but again nothing that really impacts my usage. I also have the driftwood color in a 30x72 L shape. I don’t usually do reviews so I probably left out some pertinent information. I also had some concerns about the packaging when everything arrived (my boxes were in really bad shape when they came off the truck), but none of the desk components were actually damaged. Additionally, with all things equal I like trying to support American labor whenever possible. Let’s get into the details! This definitely helps with my decision. The underside of the desk has most of the installation points pre-drilled so that you can grab your tools and get down to business. Don't settle for basic, try the VertDesk v3 today. We offer adjustable sit-stand converters that work with your existing desk and sit-stand desk accessories. I don’t have a house full of automated standing desks to compare it to. It goes to show the quality of the overall construction. VARIDESK is now Vari. Check out what 1,048 people have written so far, and share your own experience. The standing desk that … There’s no lateral motion under any circumstances, and just a hint of front-to-back waggle at maximum height. Proudly made in the USA from sustainable, US-grown wood species Given that the desktop and leg assemblies are heavy, I’d also recommend keeping that friend who helped you move the boxes around to help with assembly. I forgot to really clock it, but it was not a frustrating experiences. Comments on standing desk brands or models. Since we just closed on a new house and I work from home, I think now's the time for me to pull the trigger on a sit-stand desk, especially as I just hit 30 and am becoming more conscious about health. Have some pizza ready when the job is complete. It seems that some of the competitive reviews were based on earlier models, which did not compare favorably to the competition. Sure they give a few compliments to the other desks to make it look more realistic but they over emphasize the cons of their competitors. VertDesk also makes a whole range of accessories including single and dual monitor arms, keyboard trays, and undercarriage CPU holders. Phase 1 is just mushing around. Would be great to get confirmation on this as it's one of the 2 holdout reasons I have on ordering my VertDesk v3 (the other being the height range). I like that they are assembled here, but the lower height of the Jarvis is high on my importance list as well. All I think this article was influenced by money given by VertDesk to the reviewer. I’d HIGHLY recommend that you not only pre-read the instructions carefully, but also check out the handy installation videos on the VertDesk web site before you get started. A power driver is required, along with #2 Phillips head and #2 square head driver bits. With a 5% coupon right now, I think the mild premium is well worth the difference in US construction. 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