Steelcase Reply Mesh Task Chair (Discontinued)

Clean, contemporary design allows the Reply to fit into a wide range of spaces from home to office.

The Steelcase Reply Mesh Task Chair has been discontinued. For a similar product, please visit our sister site and view the Ergonomic Chairs and Stools page.

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One of the most well-loved ergonomic chairs on the market, the Steelcase Reply Task Chair, is now available with a breathable mesh back to keep you working at your most productive levels.

Easily adjustable, the Steelcase Reply Mesh Task Chairs come with an exclusive mesh back that's soft yet supportive, delivering work-altering comfort in a breezy and lightweight design. For extra comfort where it's needed, the seat is thickly padded and upholstered. Ideal for longer seating sessions, this is one chair that will change your work for the better.

With a collection of diverse colors available for this mesh back task chair, you'll have a personalized seating solution in no time. Delivering responsive seating for any application, the Steelcase Reply Mesh Task Chair is also versatile, able to easily integrate into a number of environments, whether that be in the home, office, conference room, or studio.

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In your search for the ideal ergonomic gear to add to your office, you might come across Steelcase products that seem cheaper than they should be. Most of these chairs and accessories are refurbished, giving you a not-so-new seating solution that can be open to mechanical flaws and defects sooner than a new chair might be.

Human Solution is an authorized Steelcase retailer, delivering to you the newest and most up-to-date ergo-friendly products from Steelcase, featuring full manufacturer warranties, protecting them from wear and tear, and giving you recourse if something ever does go wrong with your office chair, ergonomic desk, task lighting, or monitor arm in the future. We stand by our products and will work tirelessly to help you find the perfect ergonomic product to assist you in working better.


  • Clean, modern design allows the Reply to fit into a wide range of spaces
  • Tension of the mesh back adjusts to your spinal print, and its comfortably padded seat is ideal for those that sit for long periods
  • Offers easy handle access for adjustments
  • Synchro-tilt mechanism keeps your knees and legs in an ergonomically correct position while allowing you to comfortably recline
  • 5" pneumatic seat-height adjustment (16" - 21") and smooth swivel
  • Variable back lock and 2" seat depth adjustment
  • 2 1/2" diameter, hard-composition, dual-wheel black casters
  • Weight capacity of 300 lbs


Dimensions 37 3/4"-42 3/4" H x 25 3/4" W x 24"-25" D
Seat height
Seat width
Seat depth
Functional seat depth
16" - 21" (from floor)
18 1/2"
16 7/8"
16 1/4" - 17 1/2"
Seat pan angle
Seat/back angle
1.8 degrees
97 degrees - 113 degrees
Back width
Back height
17 1/2"
22 5/8" (from seat)
Arm width
Arm height
Arm cap pivot
15 1/8"-19 1/8" (between arms)
7 1/2"-11 1/4" (from seat)
18° inward / 4° outward
Construction Plastic frame, seat shell, 5-arm base
Components Steel, nylon, polypropylene, urethane foam, and 100% polyester fabric

Frame Color

The base and arms of the chair may be either platinum or black.

Steelcase Reply Mesh Task Chair Frame Color

Back Mesh

Unlike some mesh chairs, Reply Mesh is soft to the touch and will not abrade your clothing.


Seat Fabric

Buzz2 - Grade 1

Buzz2 is Steelcase's standard fabric, and is composed of antimony free polyester. This material features an abrasion rating of 100,000 double rubs.


Base Color

The Steelcase Reply Mesh Task Chair comes with three color choices for the base: black, platinum, or polished aluminum.



The chair arms can be height adjustable, or may come with height and depth adjustment as well as width adjustment and pivoting ability. The Reply is also available with no arms.


Lumbar Support

The Reply Mesh task chair is available with or without adjustable lumbar support.


Caster Options

Select hard casters for carpeted floors or soft casters for hard floors, including concrete and tile.

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