Hidden Platform Lifts

Our innovative hidden platform lifts sit flush with the floor and rise up to overcome steps or a small difference in height. The Cantilever Platform Lift and HDN are space-saving solutions can be covered to match an existing floor material. Suitable for heights of up to 1.5m.

Hidden Platform Lifts

Cantilever Platform Lift

The Cantilever lift is a hidden wheelchair access lift. It is mounted in a pit at the foot of the staircase, so when it is not in use it is flush with the surrounding floor. The Cantilever lift is made to specification to match the existing floor material making it an ideal solution for heritage buildings. 

  • Drive - Hydraulic
  • Speed - 0.1m/s
  • Travel - Max 1m rise, 1.5m going (Approx)
  • Pit required - 230mm
  • Size - Bespoke dependant on travel
  • Flooring - Empty tray to allow flooring by others
  • Supply - Dedicated 16 amp
Hidden Platform Lifts

Hidden Platform Lift

HDN is a simple yet practical hidden wheelchair access lift solution to overcome a slight difference in level (0-500 mm) such as a step. It is built into the floor, so the mechanism is completely concealed. The lifting platform remains flush with the existing flooring when not in use, making it ideal for entrance areas.

  • Drive - Scissor mechanism
  • Capacity - 500kg
  • Speed - 0.15m/s
  • Travel - 0-500mm
  • Pit required - 350mm
  • Size - Various, see brochure
  • Bespoke design options available
  • Supply - Single phase 5 amp fused spur

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