The top will go up to 36 inches - so you can sit in a regular chair or use a stool. The lamp is in really nice condition based on its age and will adjust forward and backward as well as up-and-down. This is a really nice set up and is complete. The item "VINTAGE MAYLINE DRAFTING TABLE WOOD WITH BOARD COVER & STRAIGHT EDGE BAR & LAMP" is in sale since Friday, October 18, 2019. This item is in the category "Business & Industrial\Office\Office Furniture\Desks & Tables".The seller is "simscity" and is located in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.