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Old 12-24-2010, 03:40 PM   #1
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What has someone used to replace the TM chair? Can a Lazy Boy Recliner be used or is it too big?
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Old 12-24-2010, 03:51 PM   #2
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What has someone used to replace the TM chair? Can a Lazy Boy Recliner be used or is it too big?
I thought the same thing........Recliners are very heavy because of all the steel in the construction. There are also quite a bit bigger than the TM chair. Getting the chair into the camper would be a challenge of it's own.....

We are gravitating toward a "Zero gravity chair":
http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_ss...+gravity+chair

A guy in our area has one on craigslist for $150. Pic attached. I could screw a piece of plywood to the bottom and enclose the bottom are with fabric for extra storage. We keep our shoes in there.
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Old 12-24-2010, 05:00 PM   #3
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I have one of those zero gravity chairs listed in your Amazon link from my motorhome days. I forgot all about it. Thanks for the suggestion. It is comfortable for a short time due to no padding.

I had one of the chairs that you have pictured. It was very comfortable. So much, I give it to a friend with severe back problems. It is heavy, but not has heavy as a Lazy Boy.
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Do a Search on "Lazyboy", or even "chair". It has been discussed quite a bit on this forum.

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Old 12-24-2010, 05:39 PM   #5
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I have wondered the same thing. Wife uses the TM chair, and after a time it isn't too comfortable. There is a Lazyboy showroom near us. One of these days I'm going to check them out...
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Old 12-24-2010, 06:47 PM   #6
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Since we really were not using it, we replaced our chair with "empty space" and it made our TM about 60# lighter. Thinking about getting a hassock with some storage space capability to go in it's place -- if we can find something we like.

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