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Star Trek seats in the 23

September 24 2017 at 7:26 PM
Craig Wilson  (Login 6823)

So I've been searching through all the photos I can find regarding the high back seats in my 23 Commander.
I have known all along that they looked different than any I had seen in any other 23 and it didn't dawn on me until this weekend that my seats are missing the headrest. Here lies my question; Is there any record of whether these seats ever came with the headrests being detachable? There is proof positive evidence that the headrests used to be there indicated by the color of the vinyl on the seat back being less faded in the area where the headrest should be. The strange part is that the seat back supports go all the way to the top of the headrest in all of the pictures I have seen but mine end at the top of the seat back and it does not look as though they have been hacked out, they look as though they were made that way at the factory. Strange! Again!

Craig Wilson

 
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Paul
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The 23 Commander came with two types of seats, both are original equipment

September 25 2017, 8:46 AM 

I have seen both styles, both are fine. If you want the high back we have the plans for the wood structure

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Paul
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Craig Wilson
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Re: The 23 Commander came with two types of seats, both are original equipment

September 25 2017, 4:56 PM 

Hi Paul,
Thanks for the reply.
I would indeed like to take a look at those drawings, are they in the archive or are they part of your own library?

Craig Wilson

 
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seat drawings

October 12 2017, 3:16 PM 

Hi Paul,
If you could share those drawings that would be great. I found an upholstery guy, he needs any info you have so he can re-create the head rests.
Thanks

Craig

 
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