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Now on display at the ICFF: a sensing chair that measures respiratory rates, heart rates, and stress levels

May 22, 2017

THK CO., LTD. is exhibiting a product prototype (Smart Sensing Chair) at the world’s largest furniture fair, ICFF 2017, held May 21–24 at the Javits Center in New York City.



  • Simple design of transparent acrylic with a blue seat.
  • Seat equipped with sensors to measure body movement and take readings of the surrounding environment.
  • THK's Model FBL56H+305LS slide rails are built into the seat, enabling sensor installation.

Smart Sensing Chair System

  • A body motion sensor installed in the chair measures one’s heart rate, respiratory rate, and stress levels
  • Data can be saved and reviewed with a cloud environment.


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