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UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Height-Adjustable Pedestal Standing Desk - Next Day Ship

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Pairing hand-made beauty with ergonomic functionality, the UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Height-Adjustable Pedestal Standing Desk - Next Day Ship offers a full sit-to-stand range of height adjustment at the touch of a button, available for shipment in one business day. In fact, if you give us a call before noon Central time, we may even be able to get it out the door the same day! Our electric height adjustable workstations are built with a sturdy steel UPLIFT height-adjustable pedestal standing desk base in a black finish and a thick tabletop made with real wood - not laminate.


Crafted right here in Austin, Texas, these desktops are made from several natural woods. We stock them in certain sizes and woods for quick shipment, available for those who don't want to wait the standard two to six week lead time on our design-your-own UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Electric Sit-Stand Pedestal Desk. Our available stock of wood desktops changes frequently and quickly, so be sure and call 800-531-3746 for the most up-to-date information about what we have in stock for our Next Day Ship UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Height-Adjustable Pedestal Standing Desks.


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Below is our current stock for quick ship, although it can sometimes change. Give us a call at (800) 531-3746 to get our most up-to-date stock and talk to an expert today!

  • 36'' x 30'' Walnut
  • 48'' x 30'' Walnut
  • 48'' x 30'' Knotty Alder - Natural
  • 48'' x 30'' Cherry
  • 48'' x 30'' Sipo Mahogany
  • 48'' x 30'' Sipo Mahogany with left, right and center grommets

UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Height-Adjustable Pedestal Standing Desk - Next Day Ship Walnut top

UPLIFT 900 Solid Wood Desk - Next Day Ship Natural Alder top

UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Height-Adjustable Pedestal Standing Desk - Next Day Ship Cherry top

UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Height-Adjustable Pedestal Standing Desk - Next Day Ship Sipo Mahogany top


All solid woods will use filler of various colors to fill in knots, bug-holes and imperfections in the wood. The filler is usually black, but other colors may be used at the woodworker's discretion.

Please note: Certain woods can look lighter when they are new, but will darken over time. Cherry, mesquite, and walnut are especially prone to these natural variations. We would be happy to provide additional information or images, when possible. Give us a call if you'd like more detailed information: 800-531-3746.

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Advanced Wire Management Kit

The Advanced Wire Management Kit is a complete cable organization system for your height-adjustable desk. We developed this kit after years of desk installations. It's a proven way to easily manage all computer and electric desk cords. The kit includes the following items; however you can choose to purchase the under desk wire management tray only instead of the full kit if you prefer just that one part on its own:

The Advanced Wire Management kit includes everything you need to organize your desk's cable clutter.

Click the video below to get some helpful tips on making the most of your UPLIFT Advanced Wire Management Kit:



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Locking Casters

The UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Desk can be ordered with optional casters. The casters come in a set of four. They can be locked to keep the desk stationary, but are easily unlocked when you need to roll the desk.

UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Desk casters

Please note: the casters will add approximately 1.5'' of height to your desk.

UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Desk casters

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Monitor Arm

The attached stands that typically come with a new monitor are not ergonomic or adjustable; using a monitor arm will allow you to maintain good posture, avoid eye strain, control monitor position and save desktop space. Most people who purchase a monitor arm say they should have done so years ago.

The UPLIFT Monitor Arm is a stylish, pneumatic monitor arm that provides complete fingertip adjustment for height, depth and lateral movement with an adjustable counterbalance system that allows for easy movement. If you are looking for a dual monitor solution, you have the option of choosing two single UPLIFT Monitor Arms, or an UPLIFT Dual Monitor Arm, with the same great intuitive adjustment. Add an UPLIFT Laptop Mount to raise your laptop to a more comfortable viewing height.


Models:

  • Single UPLIFT arm for monitors 4.5 - 17.5 lbs. or laptops 0.5 - 13.5 lbs.
  • Single UPLIFT arm for monitors 17.5 - 35 lbs.
  • Two single UPLIFT arms for dual monitors 4.5 - 17.5 lbs. each
  • Dual UPLIFT arm for monitors 4.5 - 17.5 lbs. or with a laptop 0.5 - 13.5 lbs
  • Dual UPLIFT arm for monitors 17.5 - 35 lbs. each




*PLEASE NOTE: Your monitor must fall within the weight range of the model you choose. If your monitor is lighter than the weight range shown, the arm will not be remain at any position lower than highest point. If your monitor is heavier than the weight range shown, the arm will not remain at any position higher than the lowest point. If you are unsure of the weight of your monitor, contact us, and one of our experts will help determine the correct monitor arm for you.

UPLIFT desks go great with an UPLIFT monitor arm.


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UPLIFT Desk Mat

Add an UPLIFT Sit-Stand desk mat to your desk order, and receive an additional discount off the regular mat price. Our UPLIFT Sit-Stand anti-fatigue desk mats are extremely durable and comfortable. The padding is an inch thick and the surface is puncture-proof to withstand high heels or even the wheels of your chair. Choose from a 2' x 3' size or a 3' x 5' size.

Note: If you wish to use your UPLIFT Sit-Stand desk mat as a chair mat as well, you will need the 3' x 5' size.

Nick's shoes look spectacular on the UPLIFT Standing Desk Mat.

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CPU Holder

When using a sit-stand desk, we recommend mounting your computer beneath your desktop to prevent cables from being stretched and pulled out of their ports when moving the desk from sitting to standing positions. We don't recommend leaving your CPU on the floor, as most cords aren't long enough to stretch from a computer placed on the floor to the standing height of your desk. While one option is to place your CPU on top of your desk, a CPU holder allows you to securely attach your computer tower to the bottom of your desktop to free up desk space. For an adjustable CPU holder at a discounted price when bundled with this desk, our own UPLIFT CPU Holder features a 360° swivel mount and a gliding track mechanism for easy access to your computer.

A CPU holder is an important consideration when buying a sit-stand desk.


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Keyboard Tray

An ergonomic keyboard tray is an excellent accessory for your UPLIFT desk, giving you the freedom to adjust the height and tilt of your keyboard independently from the desk. A keyboard tray will also relieve the strain caused by over-reaching to type and is an excellent way to manage repetitive stress issues. An UPLIFT Desk is available with your choice of two keyboard trays. The UPLIFT Large Keyboard Tray comes with one, 27'' wide surface for your keyboard and mouse to sit side-by-side. For those who prefer more flexibility, the UPLIFT Switch Keyboard Tray comes with two surfaces: a 19.75'' wide platform for the keyboard and a separate 9'' diameter surface for the mouse. The mouse platform can easily move to the left or right side for ambidextrous mousing, and is also depth adjustable, allowing you to position your mouse closer to your body or farther away without adjusting the rest of the keyboard tray.

All necessary mounting hardware is included, including an 11'' track that allows your keyboard tray system to be mounted without interference from the desk's support beam underneath. While the 11'' track length will not allow you to fully store your tray along the track under your desk, we find that most users never fully retract their tray even if they have that capability. For users looking to retract their keyboard tray entirely under the desk along the track, the 21" track is not compatible with the UPLIFT 970, however, you can upgrade to the UPLIFT 900. On this desk, you can choose not install the optional center rails and mount the 21" track between the crossbar ends.

The UPLIFT keyboard trays

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Modesty Panel



Adding an UPLIFT Desk Modesty Panel & Cable Management will give your UPLIFT Desk's minimalist design an extra level of privacy. This modesty panel easily attaches to your desktop, traveling with it as you move from sitting to standing height, and features a mesh pocket for convenient wire management. The UPLIFT Modesty Panel, available at a discount when bundled with your desk, will help increase under-desk privacy while maintaining your desk's clean, open design, and comes in a 48'' length to fit your desktop*

*Please note: the modesty panel is not compatible with desktops less than 48'' in width.

Uplift Desk Modesty Panel & Cable Management

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UPLIFT Half Circle Desk Drawer

For a little bit of extra storage, add an UPLIFT Half Circle Desk Drawer at a discounted price when bundled together with your desk. This half-circle-shaped, swiveling drawer easily attaches to the underside of your desktop via a central mount and pivots in either direction, rotating out to give you quick and easy access to smaller accessories that you don't want cluttering up your desktop. Featuring pen and pencil trays, a notepad slot, a tape dispenser, and storage compartments, the 13.6'' W x 7.4'' D x 1.3'' thick UPLIFT accessories drawer will help keep your height adjustable desk cleaner and more organized.

UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Height-Adjustable Pedestal Standing Desk - Next Day Ship Circular Accessories Drawer

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Discounted Chair

The Raynor Bodyflex Chair is an intuitively designed office chair that adjusts to your body without the hassle of making multiple adjustments. Its dynamic, Active Back technology and modern design make it a great compliment to the UPLIFT Desk, providing support and comfort as you lean and shift in your seat. The Bodyflex Chair is available at a discounted price when ordered with a desk.

The Raynor Bodyflex Chair is also available in a bundle with a pair of coordinating guest chairs. These chairs offer the same Active Back technology as the task chair model but have a lighter frame and no wheels, making them perfect for visitors to your office who want to sit as comfortably as you can. When bundled with the task chair, you will achieve a unified look for your office.

Check out our entire chair selection here!

The Muvman Sit-Stand Stool is virtually the perfect accessory for your standing desk. With this ''active seating'' solution, you can take short breaks with your desk at standing height, giving you a third option somewhere between sitting and standing. The Muvman Sit-Stand Stool offers a height adjustable seat, a built-in handle for portability, and a non-slip base for the maximum range of motion with exceptional stability.

We also have a variety of other ergonomic stools that make a great accessory for your UPLIFT Standing Desk.


Steelcase, a leader in office furniture for the last century, produces four of the most popular office chairs on the market: the Amia, Think, Leap and Gesture chairs. Each of these chairs is available here with standard black fabric, a black frame and adjustable armrests, and each is backed by Steelcase's 30-day satisfaction guarantee.

These great chairs are available at a great price with your new desk!

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Warranty

We are so confident in our product that we back each UPLIFT desk base we ship with a 7-year, all-inclusive warranty, which covers the frame, motor, controller, switch, electronics and mechanisms. You also have the option of upgrading to our 12-year, all-inclusive extended warranty. If you have any issues with your desk base within the warranty period, just give us a call, and we will ship you the necessary replacement parts free of charge. The warranty does not cover normal wear and tear of the desktop surface. Free shipping only available for United States addresses. You can read more details about our industry-leading warranty coverage on our UPLIFT Desk Warranty page.

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Promotional Item

Choose a free desk accessory when you purchase a full UPLIFT Desk!

UPLIFT 900 Sit-Stand Ergonomic Desk casters

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Delivery

  • FREE Shipping

    All UPLIFT desks ship for free to both commercial locations and residences in the lower 48 states of the US. We don't spring any hidden shipping costs on you during the checkout process. Just place your order, and we'll contact you to arrange the free shipping method that will work best for you.

  • Room of Choice Delivery ($199)

    If you need us to bring your shipment into a specific room of your business or residence, just choose this option and we'll have your desk delivered where you need it.
    Please note: This delivery option will add about 1½ to 2 weeks to transit time.

  • Room of Choice Delivery with Desk Installation ($299)

    If you need the desk both delivered into a specific room and put together, choose this option and we can arrange for assembly as well. Desk installation services are not available in California. Installation of accessories will incur an extra fee.
    Please note: This delivery option will add about 1½ to 2 weeks to transit time.

  • Canadian Shipping ($249)

    We deliver most desk orders to Canada for a flat rate. If for some reason this flat rate does not apply to your order, we will contact you to approve any shipping charge adjustments before proceeding.

  • Alaska, Hawaii and International Shipping (Will Contact with Pricing)

    Our desks can ship to any commercial or residential location outside the lower 48 US states as well. If you are in Alaska, Hawaii, or any international location, choose this option, and we can calculate your shipping cost and contact you for approval. Please note that duties, brokerage fees and taxes will apply to international orders. One less expensive alternative is to purchase just an UPLIFT Desk base that can ship within a business day via UPS ground, and source your desktop locally.

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UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Height-Adjustable Pedestal Stand-Up Desk
List Price: $1,589.00
Our Price: $1,184.00
UPLIFT 975 Height-Adjustable Standing Pedestal Desk
List Price: $599.00
Our Price: $449.00
UPLIFT 900 Solid Wood Height-Adjustable Standing Desk - Next Day Ship
List Price: $2,559.00
Our Price: $1,679.00
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UPLIFT Desk named one of the top five standing desks by Lifehacker readers! The UPLIFT Desk is recommended by the LA Times UPLIFT Desk featured in Forbes Magazine

UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Height-Adjustable Pedestal Standing Desks - Next Day Ship offer natural beauty seldom seen in an ergonomic desk, shipped from stock within one business day. Environmentally-friendly manufacturing methods are paired with green materials to create a one-of-a-kind height-adjustable standing desk. The nuances inherent in natural materials ensure that no two will be exactly the same. Our woodworker is one of the best in Texas and takes pride in producing high quality desktops that emphasize the wood's character. While our made-to-order wood tops can take two weeks or more to hand craft, the Next Day Ship UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Height-Adjustable Pedestal Standing Desk is available for those who don't want to wait to start feeling healthier and more productive at work with a sit-stand desk.

Please note: While a pedestal, or single column desk, has a smaller footprint, making it ideal for limited space areas, stability is increased greatly with the addition of a second leg. For our most affordable and stable two-leg desk, check out the UPLIFT 900!

Our customers are saying...

  • ''Great customer service and an amazing desk!''
  • ''I am very happy with my UPLIFT. It is well made and high-quality. I have been using it for a few weeks now and am glad I found this company and product! They have better information, videos, and pictures than anyone else by far.''
  • ''I just received my desk yesterday and ergonomically, it's a great desk. It works perfectly. I assembled it with no problems because it came with good instructions.''

Features - UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Height-Adjustable Pedestal Standing Desk - Next Day Ship

  • Available with your choice of one of our current stock of real wood desktops, made using eco-friendly methods, for shipment next day
  • Economical UPLIFT pedestal base with soft touch up/down buttons gives you smooth electric height adjustment from 28.5" to 46.25" (includes desktop thickness)
  • Height adjustable desk base features powerful steel frame with 165 lbs lifting capacity at 0.8'' per second
  • Features leveling legs with adjustment for uneven floors
  • Desk is assembled in Austin, Texas, and parts are sourced both globally and within the USA

UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Height-Adjustable Pedestal Standing Desk - Next Day Ship Specifications

Weight capacity 165 lbs
Desktop weight Walnut: 5.6 lbs/sq ft
Cherry: 5.3 lbs/sq ft
Sipo Mahogany: 6 lbs/sq ft
Height range including desktop thickness 28.5" to 46.25" H
Desktop thickness 1.75" thick
Travel rate 0.8" / second
Sound Level 45 decibels during motion
Power supply DC power unit
Base Steel construction;
Available in black only
Warranty 7-year all-inclusive warranty on the entire desk base, which includes the motor, frame, controller, switch, electronics and mechanisms. Optional extended warranty available when selecting desk options



Why is UPLIFT priced so low?
Many people ask us how we can afford to sell our high quality UPLIFT line of Height Adjustable Standing Desks and Accessories for such a low price. The answer is simple. With over 12 years experience in the standing desk industry, we have established industry-wide relationships with quality, cost-efficient component manufacturers. Our philosophy is to expand the standing desk to a wider audience by streamlining production - eliminating middle men - and building UPLIFT products in our plant. UPLIFT Desks are assembled in Austin, Texas, and parts are sourced both globally and locally. Enjoy our selection. We know you'll love UPLIFT products - we hope to see you back as a repeat customer!



Professor Ergo's Thoughts:

The UPLIFT 970 Solid Wood Height-Adjustable Pedestal Standing Desk pairs a smaller height-adjustable pedestal standing desk base perfect for fitting into corners or smaller spaces with a heavy duty, real wood top, giving your desk a unique elegance while maximizing your usable work space. Periodically standing at your desk has proven energy level and health benefits, and this special quick ship model of our Solid Wood 970 Height-Adjustable Pedestal Standing Desk ships with one of our beautiful stock wood tops within one business day. Combining the beauty of a solid wood hand-crafted desktop with the efficiency of an electric height-adjustable pedestal standing desk is an affordable sit-stand solution that doesn't sacrifice on style.

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