The Oben Standing Desk
There’s nothing lightweight about the Oben desk, a premium electric desk that lifts and lowers up to 250 lbs seamlessly. Stand more. At a desk that hefts more. The Oben desk makes it easy.
Desk & Work Surface
Desk Weight Capacity
+250lbs without sacrificing performance
With glides the lowest point is 23.57″, and its highest point is 46.75″
Square steel powder-coated base and a durable Formica finish work surface with a recycled wood substrate
The Oben frame extends from 48″ up to 72″ for larger work surfaces
ISP collision detection. ISP recognizes obstructions and stops the table from moving – Watch the Video
Lifts and lowers at 1.7 inches per second, around double that of the average electric desk
Formica finish, 1.25″ thick, 30″X48″ weighs 48lbs, 30×60″ weighs 59lbs
Exceeds Standard for ADA Compliance and BIFMA x5.5
Our desks are built by hand in our Grand Rapids, Michigan facility. The desk actuators (pneumatic and electric lift) are designed and made in Germany. The steel for our desk is sourced in Switzerland because it has the highest tolerance or strength. of any steel type.
The 1.15″ thick worksurfaces come in 5 classic Formica laminate colors. We picked Formica for its durability and long life. The substrate is a recycled wood particle board that will not bend or warp like solid wood tops.
For smaller spaces go with the Andern Pneumatic or Andern Electric with a 40″ wide top.
Yes, the keyboard tray should be no issue. There are pre-drilled holes for the control handle but you can mount it anywhere under the work surface to make room for your keyboard tray. We have several keyboard trays installed in our office.
As for floor mats, most come in 36″ x 48″ or smaller which will work with all of our desks.
Most other accessories will work.
The Luften and Andern desks have a front leg spread of 48″
The desk base weighs around 60lbs.
The larger 30″x60″ work surface weighs around 60lbs.
Total weight = around 120lbs.
SETUP / RESET INSTRUCTIONS: Must be done before use.
1. Press the desktop DOWN and the desktop UP buttons simultaneously on the handset.
2. Keep the buttons pressed until the desktop reaches the MIDDLE reset position and has come to a
3. Release the button(s). Your desk is now fully functional!