Watkinson Glass Associates

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Solar Cell Seating

Public seating illuminated by LEDs which are powered by photovoltaic cells (PV cells) incorporated into the seats themselves.

The simplicity of design, the independent unit with adjustable legs, means that it can be sited anywhere on flat surface. Making it a versatile and eminently user friendly solution to the public seating needs of town planners and urban designers in the 21st century.

 The seat is 1.2 m high x 2m long and the power supplied by 31 solar cells. It is illuminated by LED light strips installed beneath a textured laminated glass seat top. Sensors switch the lights on at dusk. This can be adjusted by controller housed in seat unit.