FLEX Custom

Build your own suspension seat from Shark FLEX suspension unit. You can select seat type, choose the right riser box (plinth), and add accessories to suit your requirements.

Specifications of FLEX suspension unit:

  • Simple and has only 3 unique parts (2 used twice).
  • Compatible with most off the shelf seats as well as ours. See Operational info for mounting specifics.
  • 200mm Non-linear ULTRA-SMOOTH travel (no weight adjustments needed between 40kg and 120kg).
  • Light at only 9kg.
  • 450mm high unloaded.
  • Compact 300mm wide, 350mm deep.
  • Small footprint only 200 x 300mm.
  • Less fatigue from 3 axis shock mitigation for reduced whiplash from lateral and fore-aft forces.
  • Non-corroding 316 stainless and Flexanite.
  • Super low maintenance – See Operational info.
  • Tested 1 Million full 10g impacts (200mm displacement, 100ms duration, 100kg payload) – See how they are tested here.
  • Crash tested to HSC2000 Annex 10 requirements.
  • 3 year global Manufacturers Warranty on all parts
  • Lab tested to outperform well known European brand (See report here).
  • Easy one man installation.
  • Easily repairable (shock can be replaced in under 2 minutes by one person).
  • Suspension can be bolted directly to a fixture with 8 bolts (minimum) see operational info.

Please note: If you need part or accessory separately or any special requirement, please inquire here.

The Shark FLEX is the core of the Shark system. It provides 200mm of ultra-smooth travel in a system that is completely corrosion proof, light, and tough. Compatible with a variety of off the shelf seats, as well as those made by us.

Flex's brochure

Flex dimensions

Technical drawings of FLEX suspension


Flex front view


Flex rear view