Lafuma synthetic rattan bench is a great addition to the outdoor wicker seating group. The bench provides the flexibility that synthetic wicker chairs unable to do. The Lafuma bench is made of durable and UV resistant HDPE wicker handwoven on powder-coated rust-resistant aluminum frames. Lightweight yet sturdy makes the bench an ideal piece of garden or patio furniture.
Width 137 cm, Depth 61 cm, Height 88 cm
Synthetic wicker or resin wicker is a man-made fiber that is much more sturdy and durable than natural rattan. HDPE, or high-density polyethylene, is the best quality material for synthetic wicker.
Polyethylene is an eco-friendly synthetic resin that is safe for the environment. The fiber is infused with UV inhibitors that prevent fading when it exposed to the sun for a long time. Polyethylene is highly durable, low-maintenance, and is made to withstand the elements. It is resistant to cracking, scratching, and fading.
The Lafuma bench is professionally hand-woven, a row at a time. This is because it is difficult to adjust PE strands and keep them straight when working with a large number of rows. The bench features parallel rows and evenly spaced wicker weave.
The bench features a simple and lightweight appearance, round tube / cylindrical shape aluminum frame welded to ensure durability. The bench is fully woven, the aluminum frame is concealed by the synthetic wicker.
The bench frame is made of powder-coated aluminum, a lightweight, durable, and strong metal. Aluminum has the advantage of being more affordable than other types of metals, it is also highly weather-durable. High-density polyethylene wicker on the aluminum frame makes the synthetic wicker furniture can withstand any weather conditions.