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Tempest Theatre and Auditorium Seating

Tempest Theatre and Auditorium Seating

Race Furniture Ltd Third party certifications:
  • BSI Kitemark

    BSI Kitemark

    Certificate type

The classic theatre seat. Designed to the specification of your space.

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Application

Suitable for:

  • Theatre.
  • Auditorium.
  • Cinema.

Description

Widely favoured by traditional theatres, Race Furniture's Tempest is the classic theatre seat.

The Tempest is a versatile seating system that allows the designer to customise its appearance to suit the unique demands of each space. The heritage style has a decorative frame as it's point of difference, adding to the classic theatre appearance. The Tempest can be found in theatres, auditoriums and cinema spaces around the world.


Features and benefits:

  • Bespoke seat dimensions
  • Wide choice of finishes, upholstery and show wood styles
  • Optional additional cupholders and VIP seating
  • Customisable arm rests and end-of-row panels
  • Customisable seat signage
  • Fixed and removable options
  • Typically, seats are all FSC® approved, and contain 80%+ recycled steel content

General information

Color

Other

Customisable to client requirements.

Finish

Upholstery

Upholstery fabrics: seats and backs.

Laminate

High pressure laminate (HPL): seats and backs.

Natural

Natural solid-woods or natural veneers: seats and backs.

Powder coated

Polyester powder coat: frame finish.

Material

Wood

Birch plywood: seats and back.

Polyurethane

Polyurethane upholstery foam (CMHR): seats and back.

Steel

Mild steel: frame.

Size

Customisable to client requirements.

Length

Bespoke

Width

Bespoke

Height

Bespoke

WarrantyDescription

Five year

Race Products are guaranteed for five years from the later date of their supply or installation in accordance with the following:


  • Race Furniture Limited will repair or replace free of charge any manufacturing defect that occurs within five years that arises and is proven to be a product or manufacturing fault.
  • The guarantee is conditional on Products being maintained in accordance with instructions issued by Race Furniture Limited.
  • The guarantee does not include fabric / Leather / Vinyl. This may be covered under a separate guarantee from the fabric supplier.
  • The guarantee is subject to Race being informed promptly once the defect is initially observed and does not include the repair of secondary damage that occurs as a result of failure to do this.
  • The warranty does not apply where goods have not been properly maintained or have been subject to misuse, unauthorised repair, replacement modification or alteration, or if the defect arises as a result of fair wear and tear, wilful damage, or abnormal storage or working conditions. 

Uniclass

Pr_40_30_29_29 Fixed seatsPrimary

CAWS

N10/10 Purpose-made

N10/171 Fixed seating

Specification data - Fixed seats Enhanced data

Fire performance

  • Bespoke Specification Fire testing available upon request.
  • All Fabrics conform to BS 5852:2006 Clause 12. Ignition Source 5 (Crib 5): Medium Hazard.
  • All Polyurethane Foams are: Combustion Modified High Resilience (CMHR).

Functions

Auditorium.

Theatre.

Cinema.

Dimensions

-

Seat height

460 mm.

Seat spacing (lateral)

520 mm.

460 mm between arms.

540 mm.

480 mm between arms.

560 mm.

500 mm between arm.

580 mm.

520 mm Between arms.

Row spacing

Determined from seating layout and constrained by the requirements of: BS 9999:2017 Code of practice for fire safety in the design, management & Anthropometric data for the target user group.

Seats and backs

-

Material

Birch wood and polyurethane upholstery Foam (CMHR).

Finish

High pressure laminate (HPL).

Natural solid-woods.

Natural veneers.

Upholstery fabrics.

Colour

High pressure laminate (HPL).

Natural solid-woods.

Natural veneers.

Upholstery fabrics.

Frames

-

Material

Mild steel.

Finish

Polyester powder coated.

Colour

Customisable.

Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.

Integral accessories

Integrated power and data.

Seat and aisle signage.

End of row panels.

Transfer arms.

Removable seats.

Storage trolleys.

Height

Nominal height.

900 mm.

Length

Nominal length.

390 mm.

(Tipped up).

Accessibility

Removeable seats for wheelchair space.

Environmental information

Recyclability

Race Furniture's products can be disassembled with standard tools thereby allowing reuse, refurbishment, repair and recycling of components.

Typically our seats are all FSc approved, and contain 80%+ recycled steel content.

For further guidance on our sustainability procedures and certifications please reference our Greenbook excerpt. 

Digital objects

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Literature

Race Furniture Sustainability Brochure

Race Furniture Sustainability Brochure

Our work in Theatre

Our work in Theatre

Our work in Auditoria

Our work in Auditoria

Case studies

Theatre Seating: Ludlow Assembly Rooms

Theatre Seating: Ludlow Assembly Rooms

Theatre Seating: London Hippodrome, Magic Mike Live!

Theatre Seating: London Hippodrome, Magic Mike Live!

Third party certifications

BSI Kitemark

BSI Kitemark

Environmental Management System - ISO 14001:2015

BSI Kitemark

BSI Kitemark

Quality Management System - ISO 9001:2015

BSI Kitemark

FSc Certification

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