Since the appearance of the first such products, decades have passed, many new models with modern types of control (touch, electronic) have emerged. However, the principle remains the same,
Moreover, for different types of recreation this position is different: in a sitting position, for example, the optimum angle for the backrest is 100 degrees. But watching TV is more convenient if the back is tilted slightly lower - up to 110 degrees. And it's good when the legs are slightly raised with the help of the stand. Do you want to get complete relaxation - lower the back even lower - degrees to 140. Well, and the stand, respectively, must be raised higher.
Who would voluntarily refuse such comfort - there is hardly such a person. Therefore, if there is a place in the apartment and financial capabilities, then such a chair should be bought without thinking. It can be a wonderful gift for elderly parents or a person experiencing back problems. It is very useful to relax in reklayner and pregnant - swollen legs will stop to hum, and the back will be much easier.
The simplest recliner chairs are equipped with a mechanical device that controls the backrest and footrest.