Budget (~$300 or lower) sit/standing desk recommendation?

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The Tresanti one from Costco is pretty good.

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Mine was $320 from overstock, going well so far!

Fezibo desk on AMZN. No complaints so far

I got mine for $100 from Amazon. LoVE it

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