Mechanisms of sofa beds

Choosing among the various kinds of transformation of sofas, you want to take into account whether you need to recline the bed each day, or just sporadically, when guests come to the home.

The leaflet (“click-clack”)

Mechanism: to unfold the couch, lift the chair and pull it towards you personally. This is just a dependable, time tested mechanism for carrying the couch.


  • Three places of this trunk: sitting, lying down,”flake out” (the intermediate position together with half reclined back).
  • Compactness.
  • Usually, it is possible to provide a linen drawer.
  • The sleeping place is apartment, without”kinks”.


Mechanism: The chair is pulled forwards, after which the back of the settee is lowered. In fact, these mechanisms of folding sofas and mechanics is tricky to call: the chair is transferred out by slipping on rails, the spine is lowered in manual mode.

Pros of

Durability: the simplicity of this mechanism of folding settee excludes breakages.
A sizable selection of sizes.

Large linen drawer because of the deficiency of internal parts of the mechanism.

Smooth sleeping surface.